Not to be confused with Starting Area. The start point is where Niko ends up after exiting the Terminal Room within this area.
After exiting the Starting Area, Niko ends up at the left-most side of this room. When they exit for the first time, a cutscene is played showing them stepping out with the sun as they look at the Tower from a distance.
- There is a ":3" emoticon made using the map's tileset that can be seen on its map file. Seeing it in-game is not possible unless the game is hacked or bugged.