Originally Posted by Mr. Hunt
Well the best thing in the new one is... you don't HAVE to do any of those crappy side missions. This one has no eavesdropping sidequests (from what I have seen at least)... mostly assassinate this guy, beat the hell out of this guy cheating on his wife (and this time when you beat them up, you don't have to follow them for a million years until they are alone!), races (haven't tried these yet), courier missions, etc. Pickpocketing is not a side mission now, you can just do it freely for money.
Nice, so you'd say it's not as monotonous as the first?