Grand Theft Auto 5 is the fifteenth mainline entry in the Grand Theft Auto series, developed by Rockstar Games.
The game is the first in the series to feature an ensemble cast of three playable protagonists.
"I don’t think we could have ever dreamed we’d still be going 10 years on," says design director Scott Butchard.
Meanwhile, the GTA franchise has collectively shipped over 395 million units to date, with the Red Dead series standing at over 70 million.
A vulnerability discovered in Grand Theft Auto Online could allow malicious actors to execute code on other players' computers remotely.
New Story and Freemode missions, vehicles, "hundreds" of clothing and accessories, and tattoos are available in GTA Online.
GTA 5 and Online's Fidelity Mode will add real-time ray-traced reflections on current-gen machines with an update this month.
Franchise sales for Grand Theft Auto crossed 385 million sold-in, while Red Dead Redemption is at over 70 million sold-in worldwide.
Rockstar's open-world epic is still a massive success and the best-selling game of the past decade in the US in unit and dollar sales.
Each Criminal Career receives new missions, features, and much more with increased payouts for Heists and Adversary Modes also coming.
Take-Two Interactive has sent out DMCA takedown requests to have VR mods for its games taken down. The company is yet to make an official statement.
Fixes for all console versions, including an issue with Quick Resume on Xbox Series X/S and adaptive trigger feedback on PS5, are also live.
Grand Theft Auto's monthly subscription, GTA+, launched for PS5 and Xbox Series X/S last week, but might soon also be headed to pc.
Grand Theft Auto 5 recently launched on PS5 and Xbox Series X/S with some enhancements and content updates, which might be coming to PC as well.
The physical version of Grand Theft Auto 5 for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S is slated to launch on April 12. Pre-orders are now live.
Players can subscriber for $5.99 per month to get in-game access to monthly cash deposits, member-only discounts, exclusive upgrades, and more.
Following its enhanced re-release for the PS5 and Xbox Series X/S, Grand Theft Auto 5 saw the second biggest launch for a game this year in the UK.
From out-of-control AI drivers to slipping off bridges, we've seen it all.
If, somehow, you've never visited Los Santos before, these handy pointers should help ease you in.
GTA 5 looks and runs solid on new consoles- but it's still GTA 5, nine years on from its launch.
Along with new graphics modes, the current-gen versions offer graphical improvements, new GTA Online content and quality of life changes.
GTA Online players who previously migrated from PS4 and Xbox One to PC should now be able to migrate to PS5 and Xbox Series X/S.
PS5 users will receive a 75 percent discount for the base game while Xbox Series X/S players can get it for 50 percent off till June 14th.
Current-gen players also benefit from improved anti-aliasing, vegetation density, and lighting quality with faster loading times and 3D audio support.
Both titles can be pre-purchased and pre-loaded for current-gen consoles starting on March 8th. They officially launch on March 15th.
Despite its troubled launch and negative critical reception, GTA: Trilogy - The Definitive Edition sales have "significantly exceeded expectations."
Along with 4K resolution, 60 FPS and ray tracing options, one can transfer Story Mode progress and online characters from last gen consoles.
A dataminer claims development has been "complicated", and that the remaster might not be out until April or May.
All-new GTA Online expansion The Contract proves there’s life in the old horse yet.
New music tracks, a swanky new office with room for vehicle storage and an Armory, new weapons and several new vehicles have been added.
Rockstar has just announced a new GTA Online story DLC featuring Dr. Dre, which will be releasing on December 15th.
Grand Theft Auto Online will feature double GTA$ and RP rewards during the week on completion of Casino specific content, alongside some other stuff.
GTA Online will be offering double payouts for the game's original heists throughout the month of November, alongside other content additions.
Rockstar's two massive open world epics are continuing to sell impressive numbers, with GTA 5 in particular showing no signs of stopping.
A new trailer for GTA 5 on next-gen consoles showcases updated visuals and gameplay improvements, along with a delay to next year.
PlayStation Blog post in German noted that the game runs in "smooth 60 FPS" and "4K resolution" on Sony's console. Rockstar has yet to confirm.
From the staggering amount of things to do and wide array of ways to do them, GTA Online an experience that just has to be played to be believed.
Total sales for the Grand Theft Auto series cross 350 million while the Red Dead franchise is almost at 60 million worldwide.
Want to partake in a PvE battle royale in GTA 5? How about exploring a ruined city akin to The Last of Us? These PC mods are the ticket.
It seems that the incredibly popular Grand Theft Auto 5 might be leaving Xbox Game Pass again pretty soon, possibly as early as next month.
Rockstar has announced that it will be cycling out individual jobs within GTA Online, as it gears up for future updates to the game.
Grand Theft Auto 5's online mode won't be playable on the PS3 and Xbox 360 starting later this year, after almost 8 years since its original release.
Borderlands series sales at 70 million while the NBA 2K series sells over 111 million.
"Technical improvements, visual upgrades and performance enhancements" teased.
NHL 21, Rain on Your Parade and Pathway also confirmed for this month.
Quite a little saga for the massively popular online mode.
Strauss Zelnick talks up the upcoming next gen port of the game.
The expansion satisfied a single player thirst for some it seems.
Grand Theft Auto 5 had its biggest year ever barring its launch year.
Here are 16 ways GTA 5's open world puts Cyberpunk 2077 to shame.
The online element seems like it'll be more solo-friendly in the future.
GTA Online's continued success doesn't mean Rockstar is going to stop focusing on single player stories.
Total revenue for the quarter ending September 30th reached $841.1 million.
GTA Online still takes a pretty long time to load, however.
We take a crack at ranking a series full of masterpieces.
New updates will continue to roll out for the highly successful online mode.
Meanwhile, NBA 2K20 has sold 14 million units with the highest net bookings for the series.
Exclusive content will also come to PS5, Xbox Series X, and PC versions of GTA Online.
No more cashing out, GTA players.
The game will be "expanded and enhanced."
More money than God Almighty.
You'll need to activate Two-Form Authentication on your Epic Games Account.
Rockstar's hit is all but confirmed to be free on the Epic Games Store this week.
Rockstar's open world behemoth might be free for PC audiences very soon.
The developer notorious for crunch is reportedly taking active measures to reduce workload.
"I've only seen ongoing improvements at Rockstar," says Strauss Zelnick.
Rockstar's open world behemoths refuse to slow down.
The two Rockstar games this generation have seen massive success.
Seven Call of Duties and two Rockstar titles make up almost the entire list.
It's followed by Call of Duty: Black Ops and Minecraft.
Big get for Microsoft's service.
Rockstar's open world behemoths refuse to slow down.
GTA 5 and Red Dead Redemption 2 are the best-selling game, to no one's surprise.
Six years on from its initial launch, GTA 5 still continues to sell like hotcakes.
The power of Mario and soccer.
These games are probably pretty successful.
The gambling based add-on brought in a lot of people.
The lucrative GTA Online model resulted in a change of post-launch plans for Rockstar.
You can purchase chips with real money, but you can't cash out.
Partake in entertainment, gambling, and high-stakes action when the update goes live.
Grand Theft Auto celebrates American Independence Day.
Rockstar's open world behemoths continue to contribute significantly to Take-Two's finances.
You can earn double points till April 24th.
Newest update gives the game even more things to chase.
Meanwhile, GTA 5 refuses to die and sees yet another surge in sales.
Sony apparently looking to buy them in a “mostly cash” deal, which seems very unlikely.
GTA Online is declining, and Red Dead Online does not appear to be an adequate replacement for it yet.
Has a focus on online longevity distracted Rockstar from what makes GTA so good?
Battle other players in the Maze Bank Arena with vehicles and rank up to earn new "toys".
One of the highest selling games of all time continues to break records.
Rockstar says the beginnings of the technology used in Red Dead Redemption 2 can be seen in GTA 5, but it's evolved quite significantly.
Buy a nightclub and rule the nightlife in Los Santos with this upcoming update.
Rockstar offering players heavily discounted prices on in-game stuff for the coming week.
GTA5 is a five year old game that still continues to top charts- absolutely amazing.
Throughout this week, players will be able to earn extra cash for completing certain missions.
Businesses, facilities, and more are on sale in the game, and players will also be able to earn double payouts for some missions.
Rockstar says a recent in-game message about GTA 6 is the result of "mods", and is not official.
Manage your own nightclub, hire DJs and party all night long.
Or could this be the rumoured Nightclub update?
GTA Online continues to be the biggest contributor for recurring consumer spending for the publishing company.
Another information dump for you GTAO faithful.
Remember when GTA used to have actual DLC and expansions...?
Huge new week for GTA Online players.
Well, it'd be quite hard for it to do that.
But nothing new.
Totally not surprised.
The new vehicle is the Vapid Carrarra which seems perfect for the Target Assault Races.
Plus, a bunch of discounts and high payout events as always.
Well that’s a bit of a problem.
New Target Assault mode and additional vehicles due in coming months.
Another round of Grand Theft Auto Online updates to check out.
Think of it as GTA5: Game of the Year Edition.
Try these stunts at home, kids!
GTA$ and RP bonuses to run from February 27th till March 5th.
Metal Gear Survive debuts in sixth place despite near universal dislike.
Celebrate tax season with massive discounts.
*Another* GTA5 release, great...
The open world action title sold 15 million units in 2017 alone.
Plus a new aerial combat mode.
This is the open world title's first number 1 position since June 2017.
Rockstar Games' open world crime epic continues to pull in droves of new players.
A new car that can be tricked out with machine guns? You bet.
For some reason this car is reminding me of apple pie and freedom
Bet you never saw that coming.
Red Dead Auto. Grand Theft Redemption.
Head deep into Mount Chiliad to stop the apocalypse and avail of new vehicles.
It's all sunshine and lollipops in the crazy world of Los Santos.
You can also pick up the Lazer-P996 fighter plane for 6.5 million GTA$.
The only place you're going to see 75% off for your own yacht.
Plus 16 new Transform Races.
Plus, of course, this week's events.
GTA5 is a force of nature.
Plus, in game events as well.
Everything GTA 5 players don't like about GTA Online.
Mario Kart in your GTA Online.
GTA presents Mario Kart.
It is time for you to break the streak in GTA: Online.
GTA Kart, it sounds like.
Details on this week's update for GTA Online.
This week's GTA Online events.
Another week, another series of in game GTA Online events.
Some of the longest, most extensive patch notes ever inside.
It's time to take to the skies- just don't fly too close to the sun.
A lot of fictitious deals and the like for those of you who care.
They can also get double payouts this week, too.
Ghost Recon: Wildlands right behind it with 311,792 units sold.
We've all done that one horrible thing or two that was totally worth it.
New mode and new vehicle coming to the game today.
Red Dead Redemption 2's online component will be even bigger as a result.
Seems perfectly reasonable.
The open world title is still popular since its September 2013 release.
Contributes almost 50 percent of bookings in Take Two's catalogue for the quarter.
Live till May 16th; new races also live.
I never saw that coming.
Double RP and GTA$ till March 7th.
Team Ninja's slasher debuts in second though.
And actually sold more in 2016 than 2015.
The usual suspects round out the charts.
Reaches number one spot for tenth week.
Even more content in a content rich game.
Last day for snowfall in Los Santos.
New car variants, Christmas clothes and more to obtain.
It's a mashup of two Rockstar worlds.
New vehicles, new activities, same criminal goodness.
Looking at these, we definitely feel the urge to play GTA 5 once again, and we’re sure you will feel it as well.
Grand Theft Auto: Online seems to have hijacked our hopes and dreams for single player DLC.
NBA 2K17 also sells 4.5 million since September.
'I think that, when you compare the gameplay and story and fan interest in a series like Red Dead, I think it’s more comparable to something like Fallout.'
But Overwatch isn't far behind.
Create your own stunt courses today.
CEO Strauss Zelnick believes Nintendo has been "really thoughtful" about its hardware till now.
Yes, that's what this game needs, help looking even better.
"We have to rest the franchise at some point."
Any capture job brings double RP and GTA$
The week kicked off on Friday.
There will also be a Snapomatic contest.
The GTA series is fun but here are some things that exceptionally annoy its players.
Update: Rockstar confirms the hunt is on.
New clothes, the Albany Roosevelt Valor and Gusenberg Sweeper returns.
The map comes complete with a Joel lookalike.
Can't stop, won't stop.
Ned Luke doesn't know when or if single-player DLC will ever happen.
Will they, won't they?
Hack traffic lights remotely with this new mod.
The game that just won't stop.
Good on the creator for doing the right thing.
The loading screen was the first clue.
We won't hold our breath, but it would be exciting.
It seems as though the company wants us to forget.
That's one hell of a mod.
It was a good mod, so this is a shame.
That is one massive update.
Xbox 360 and PS3 owners are out of luck, though.
I am not sure if this is good or bad.
GTA V can get dark sometimes. Here are some of the game's most disturbing moments.
Rockstar currently focused on "other ideas" for GTA Online.
Plus, new features being made available to the PC version of the suite too.
PC version getting the new features too.
The pictures are about as realistic as one could hope.
The PC-exclusive editor will finally be making its way to consoles.
Take this with a pinch of salt.
Rockstar and mods really don't get along.
Or perhaps they were showing off a brand new game.
Well? We're waiting!
Be warned: Some single player mods may encounter issues.
Still going strong.
Rockstar says it is looking into it.
There's some work to be done first, but it's worth it.
Photorealism at its best.
Already huge game looks to be getting bigger.
New screenshots show just how gorgeous some of these mods can be.
Come fly with me.
Looks pretty damn stunning.
Also includes support for light sprite scale, light sprite intensity and light sprite water reflection multiplier.
Fans can experience their first taste of ENBSeries in GTA 5.
Force Powers in GTA V? Sign me up.
The company says it has a duty to protect its intellectual property.
Take a gander at some of the coolest (and funniest mods) for GTA 5 on PC.
Take Two Interactive clarifies the status of story DLC for GTA 5.
Borderlands: The Handsome Collection has "exceeded expectations" according to Take Two Interactive.
Does not include digital sales, of course.
You can get rid of this effect with a mod.
PC gamers do what Rockstar won't.
The mod also completely removes seawater and adds the ability to have tsunamis.
It's already looking amazing and this is just a work in progress.
Some clarity, at last.
New weapon and vehicle teased in latest screenshot.
User-created MP3 playlists unfortunately won't be possible on consoles.
The FiveM mods have been released, but the team cautions that these are still in the experimental phase.
Cosmetic mods, at the very least, are not a bannable offense.
Why does this exist?!? Not that I am complaining.
Now you can still fight the zombie hordes while taking advantage of the fixes the patch brought.
That comes in about half a month of availability.
That is one extensive patch.
Take a trip back up North and play in the snow
Time to light up the sky.
Hopefully, modding can now begin in earnest.
Get your GTA V PC cheats while they are hot.
A couple of quick fixes for Grand Theft Auto 5 on PC.
Do you wanna build a snowman?
Good news: You won't need WMP to install GTA 5 on PC.
Can Los Santos look any better on PC? Yes. Yes, it can.
It probably means nothing but you never know.
Grand Theft Auto 5 with SweetFX = Win.
Also fixes Windows User Names issue.
A few tech tips for Grand Theft Auto 5.
Perhaps the game will receive extensive mod support in the future afterall.
Who needs a tank when you've got unlimited ammo.
Modder plans to update the lighting engine of the game.
"Rockstar did everything to prevent modding of GTA5," says Boris Voronstov.
Modding on GTA 5 PC has already begun.
Rockstar's open world opus is already off to a strong start on PC.
Valve allowing for refunds and returns while Rockstar works on a fix.
46 million sold across all platforms, and counting.
Well, I guess we should have seen this coming.
PC gamers with powerful hardware take note.
Rockstar staff talk about the benefits of planning for PC in advance.
4K aims to "transform" how you experience GTA V on PC.
Do you need 4K? No. Should you want it? Definitely.
PC version will not "be on a separate timetable to other platforms".
You can listen to it inside.
Rockstar taking a slightly more hardlined stance on modding.
GTA 5 on PC is shaping up to be a fantastic console port.
It's finally happening!
I guess that's what happens to illegal importers.
Castle-storming, underwater ruins and aliens - we want it all.
In glorious 60 FPS no less.
With better hardware comes better visuals.
The PC version of Rockstar's open world crime epic is right around the corner.
Rockstar's latest update has resolved car deformation and increasing popping but some issues remain.
But Rockstar claims it was just a bug, and that they are already looking into a fix.
Not ideal, but better than what we have, I guess.
A complete guide for Grand Theft Auto 5 Online Heists Downloadable Content.
Dying Light falls to second place after three weeks at top.
It's sad that the console war is still even a thing
The release of Heists, coupled with Xbox Live problems, have strained Rockstar's services.
Go forth and Heist!
Update currently measured at 4.8 GB.
New images show off some impressive new kit for Heist missions.
Commit your resources and work together to pull off the ultimate score.
Why does his shirt have bloom?
Michael Pachter believes that a new IP and a sequel to Midnight Club will come before the next Red Dead.
Might this be a sign of explosive robberies?
Or is this simply a targeted advertisement?
When will the rumours end!
The previous week's charts remain more or less the same.
A few verified courses plus some new Rockstar content.
Despite being billed for AMD Evolved, GTA 5 apparently supports Nvidia's anti-aliasing solution.
10 million units shipped on PS4 and Xbox One as of December 31st 2014.
If pre-orders are your thing, then act fast.
How does the PC version stack up against its console counterparts?
A lack of major releases in January means last year's games continue to sell well.
Rockstar's open world opus is a brand new experience on current gen platforms.
GmG are once again offering solid and competitive pricing.
First ever PC screenshots.
Heists to be included with the PC version.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare sales drop by 61 percent.
Troubling news is possibly trickling out.
Rockstar says there has been no delay in the release date thus far.
Who doesn't love a good cheat code from time to time?
If you needed any more incentive to play it this weekend.
It's going to be absolutely beautiful.
If you have a quantum supercomputer, you *might* be able to run it.
2014 was the year of remaster but which game was worth replaying in upgraded visuals?
Straight from the mouth of the designer, new info rolls out.
Easy money for GTAV Online.
This one only if you live in the UK, though.
New updates roll out across all four platforms
Not entirely surprising.
Developer hopes to continue "delivering as many updates" for all consoles as long as possible.
Also happening with Patch 1.19 on PS3 and Xbox 360.
That was quick, Rockstar. Good on you.
Potential expansion content for GTA V on the way.
Nature now responds more intuitively to the elements in the latest update.
Rockstar presently in the "final stages of development" for the PC version.
To make the wait for Heists easier, Rockstar has promised some nice surprises for Christmas.
It's happening! Heists are happening!
Rockstar needs to fix this.
Is it finally happening?
Apparently being developed by a team that handled the PC version of Max Payne 3.
More money please. Thank you.
A new way to make a ton of fortune.
We are covering Nordic sales charts now.
Looks like even Rockstar is not immune from 'broken game release' syndrome.
Far Cry 4 and Dragon Age: Inquisition make strong debuts according to latest charts.
Some fixes are rolling out, be at peace.
I mean, yay, I guess.
A complete guide for Grand Theft Auto 5 on PS4 and Xbox One.
Rockstar's open world title could beat out Black Ops with the recent launch of Xbox One and PS4 versions.
The 1.14 GB patch will be required for online hijinx.
Nothing too great, but pretty damn nifty.
Grand Theft Auto 5 on PS4 and Xbox One is an impressive effort by Rockstar.
For people who own the PS3 or Xbox 360 versions of GTA 5, here is how you can transfer your character to the new versions.
The pre-load is live but as usual there are issues with PSN.
The word is out, and it's good.
A user has apparently got his hands on an early copy of GTA 5 on Xbox One.
More leaks before launch.
New information has been leaked.
Soon my friends, soon.
A homage to GTA 5 on PS3 and Xbox 360.
Not the greatest quality but gives you a fair idea about what to expect from the remastered edition.
Organised chaos is still chaos.
Slightly smaller than the PS4 version.
Yet another comparison round.
What's in that shiny new update?
Rockstar promises it won't be limited simply to PS4, Xbox One and PC.
NPCs will use items and vehicles from the past 11 updates.
We compare six screenshots from the current and last gen versions.
The attention to detail is simply astounding.
Los Santos has never looked better (like, ever).
Light bar indications, speaker notifications, touch pad options and much more.
Explore Los Santos from a run-and-gun perspective.
New information and interviews dropping at 9 AM PST.
GTA Online's range of activities is never-ending.
Take Two CEO talks about doing what's best for business.
'Yo guys, please buy this game a second time.'
Let the resolution debaters rage in vain.
Still not confirmed for North America.
Ever wanted to play San Andreas in a GTA 5-like world? Now's your chance.
Well, in Europe at least.
PS Move support also apparently included.
Rockstar continues to tease us (even unintentionally).
Thus far, there's been nothing to indicate what it really is though.
Neat, I can see how things look when I run them over now.
Let the modding begin!
Awww yes! TANKS! SPAWN TANKS!
'It's the kiss of death.'
Take Two Interactive president Karl Slatoff talks about why people will buy the hit open world title again.
This is how remasters should be developed.
New challenges, vehicles and activities incoming.
Updated camera angles, animations, killer whales and cats.
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No, really. An official release date, please.
Double RP week is also active.
Just announce the date officially already.
Have they or haven't they? Analyzing whether Rockstar's open world opus has been delayed (or not).
The new versions are still due for Fall 2014.
PS3 12 GB owners simply won't have enough space for future updates.
Capture jobs, deathmatches and races are ripe for the picking.
All I want to do is play games and not end up poor because of that.
Take part in the Flight School event playlist to earn bonus RP and GTA$.
New jobs, new challenges and much more to be had.
I believe I can fly.
With 10 missions, parachutes and more.
Rockstars' ambitions are high.
There's nothing new to update on GTA 5 but that shouldn't bother anyone.
Take Two will still make a lot of money though.
For good reason though.
An interesting piece of info uncovered by a GTA Forums user.
The Independence Day content will be disappearing soon so why not rack up some RP before then?
Carl 'CJ' Johnson in HD.
Sleepwalk back into some classic GTA missions.
Someone at Sony messed up.
Races, deathmatches and hipsters collide.
Become the sea walker.
Did Rockstar wait too long to announce the port?
Live up the spirit of 'Murica with Rockstar's newest content pack.
A YouTube user leaks details regarding GTA Online's upcoming Heists.
Will be out on October 28th apparently.
Director Hideo Kojima says he's "trying to do a free infiltration game".
What more proof do you need?
But is it worth spending $60 on again?
PC players will be able to take advantage of some exclusive video editing tools.
To take "full advantage" of the PS4's power.
A matter of speculation before E3 kicks in.
How does Chicago compare to Liberty City and Los Santos?
A GTA 5 port for the PS4, Xbox One and PC seems plausible.
Rockstar's open world title continues to rake it in.
Own a new apartment, buy new vehicles and take part in new Jobs.
Also, Rockstar Games apparently still wants to make Agent.
Find out how to set up different game types and place NPCs for Capture jobs.
Analyst Michael Pachter says it will be a compelling purchase for PS4 and Xbox One in another year.
Net double the dollars and Reputation Points for today and tomorrow.
Jets, bicycles, murder - the gang's all here.
Of course, it's only a rumour according to Saturn.de's manager.
No sign of the long rumored PC version of hit crime game.
The first Verified Air Race comes to GTA Online.
You can now create your own Capture modes.
Via the GTA Online Creator tool.
New updates will bring powerful weapons, new cars and gameplay tweaks.
Some prompting reasons as to why Rockstar should pay heed to the PC and new generation console users.
After a recent exploit emerged, the mission has been pulled from online play.
Ten new races/deathmatches await.
Update: An online German retail store is apparently selling keys for the PC version.
Michael, Trevor and Franklin to return soon?
Style and profile through some mass murder on March 4th.
MGS series creator interested in creating different kinds of games some day.
Stuck? Annoyed? Struggling? Rockstar's got you covered.
Represented nearly half of revenue delivered in the same quarter for publisher.
Strauss Zelnick also talks about the success of GTA 5.
Many other changes and fixes have been implemented to GTA Online.
Did we mention a new Flapper Bob hairstyle?
Take Two CEO Strauss Zelnick says there's no obligation for the same.
'We have big plans.'
Take Two reports net revenue of $1.86 billion.
Alongside new story content.
Purchases NaturalMotion for $27 million.
Although no official word from Rockstar yet
Access these community created jobs via freemode on your next play session.
Rockstar's open world opus indeed seems PC-bound.
GTA$ and Reputation Point exploits are going to be even tougher.
Take the existing city as a framework, but then build on it.
It's en route to be the best selling game of all time
Will include ideas previously left out of GTA5.
Everyone is invited to submit their own contributions.
Perhaps the biggest year for gaming, but which titles earned the right to be Game of the Year?
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag has longest average play sessions.
The campaign prologue town can be accessed on GTA Online via a small glitch.
The boys are back in town in the new year.
Check out the various menus and options you'll have for creating races, deathmatches, etc.
The PS3 version will go live on PSN tomorrow.
Meanwhile, the 3DS is the best-selling handheld for the sixth straight month.
A heap of content is on the way for GTA V's online mode.
Check your back accounts.
Cash stimulus expected to follow later this week.
Expect some new jobs soon with the Beach Bum DLC pack.
With the cash stimulus to follow shortly after.
Now stop asking about it.
The Dark Knight returns with a strong debut.
The sky's the limit on the insane things you can pull off in this game
And game of the year goes to...
Although years away, we're already thinking about where the next game could take place.
Players awaiting their GTA$ will have to wait a bit longer.
And they didn't even inform the players before doing so.
FIFA 14 sees a rise up to second place.
Twenty days after its launch, Rockstar is fighting to fix GTA Online issues.
Moments that will make you wonder and ask yourself, "why aren't other games like this?"
Rockstar continues to work out the kinks.
However, it didn't set the record for highest opening month.
Rockstar's blockbuster on its way to becoming the biggest UK game of all time.
Shots somewhat fired?
PS Vita 2000 sales are surprisingly strong in its debut.
"It was just another day at the office"
More GTA 5 issues!
Beyond: Two Souls also finds a decent debut.
Some of the best GTA moments that every player should experience.
The current trend of uniformity will continue in the next generation of gaming.
Rockstar in feud over track licensing.
Don't spend it all in one place.
GTA V on PC? Fingers crossed!
GTA Online is on the mend
GTA Online still has some issues, it seems.
A complete guide for Grand Theft Auto Online.
And the records continue to tumble.
“Somebody paid a lot of money to make sure that title was exclusive”
Hold on GTA Onliners, Rockstar is on the job.
It is now the 12th biggest selling game of all time.
The connection issues have been resolved.
Rockstar takes the offensive against bugs plaguing GTA Online.
“We’ve got about 45 years worth of ideas we want to do."
But hardly a paragraph on parents' responsibilities and ratings themselves, says Dirk Bosmans.
The online experience isn't without its hiccups.
Check out the first cutscene that plays as GTA Online loads up.
In...18 minutes and counting.
Rockstar pimping GTA V hard.
A bevy of new details emerge one day before launch.
While the main characters in GTA V are completely unhinged the friends they keep seem to be just as crazy, if not even more so.
Watch Dogs vs GTA V
Rockstar details the gameplay modes in GTA Online.
The best open world game currently? That, and much, much more.
Property, weapon and item prices to vary from single-player campaign.
Cash is king in GTA V
Old school 360 owners having issues with GTA V.
It looks like GTA V will make it to PC. Only a matter of time.
What, you thought I'd stop posting GTA news just because the game had released?
Clones of Rockstar's GTA V smartphone app cropping up all over the Google Play Store.
Meanwhile, Aliens: Colonial Marines somehow sneaks back into the top 10.
Rockstar nails the level of detail.
Two online retailers seem to indicate the same.
But you know what is impressive? Mobile gaming sales.
GTA V stirs up some controversy.
GTA V's accompanying app is pretty awesome.
Beats out previous record-holder Call of Duty: Black Ops.
GTA V en route to surpass its predecessor.
Just in case it somehow escaped your notice.
Shots fired indeed.
But not in the way you think.
I'm sorry, I really am.
More GTA news. Yep. Also, spoiler alert.
Just bring this game to PC already.
PS3 version superior confirmed?
A complete video walkthrough for Grand Theft Auto 5.
So how did the biggest game of the year fared?
It's like we're seeing double!
A complete guide for GTA 5.
Big Foot made the list, FYI.
Answer to a rhetorical question: Does it matter?
Brand new information that you may be interested in.
Had hopes of getting the game ready come September 17th midnight? TOO BAD.
In real life, there is such a thing as a free lunch.
The latest GTA could very well be the greatest yet.
What a singularly redundant turn of events.
More than 500 missions planned for the online mode.
The event will take place across seven locations.
Even if a TV series sounds more plausible, Dan Houser feels too much would be lost.
Los Santos and Blaine County is friggin' huge, by the way.
This is insanely massive.
“We spent a minimum of 100 days in Los Angeles on research trips, probably more."
Viva Los Santos.
Both titles can co-exist in the market.
Some fresh out of prison.
Let the hills ring with the sound of music and violence.
Best friends forever?
Features the largest soundtrack till date in the series.
This time it's official!
Will your online characters be able to gain experience while your logged out?
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Youtube user rogerzgames comes clean
Goodies! Goodies everywhere!
And we mean complete.
Digital pre-order file pulled from European PlayStation Store.
Punch the shark even (stab it, actually).
Content creator options and different heists await.
With roughly 500 always available for play.
Rockstar, however, wants to see what people are playing when GTA Online rolls around.
'If anybody's a bad sport, then we deal with them'
Cooperate and create chaos. Bring friends.
Subtle satire is GTA's forte. Except this isn't all that subtle.
Rockstar's knowledge of the current generation of consoles has certainly matured.
Rockstar North art director Aaron Garbut calls it "way beyond anything we've done before".
Come travel to Los Santos and Blaine County, where nothing can go wrong.
GTA V's online component or a brand new title?
GTA has sure changed over the years.
Get ready for a blast from the past.
Pre-order Battlefield 4 and FIFA 14 and get some awesome stuff.
Analysts predict strong sales for Rockstar's next.
A GTA V / Max Payne 3 Mashup.
The gang is gearing up for their September release.
Take a look at some of the anticipated features for GTA 5
You'd be surprised how big it is.
More size means more game essentially.
Pre-order now for an exclusive free lithograph.
Sales of 215,000 for the PC version assured?
Check out the different outfits you can dress up each of the protagonists in.
The most anticipated game of the year gets few more details.
What a new Red Dead title could possibly learn from GTA 5
A screenshots comparison.
Handling parameters will be dependent on custom parts.
'Our 'V' can never be as good,' tweets Kojima.
New information about both versions of the game
Staggering depth in customization options available to the player.
Some new details from the gameplay trailer.
Rockstar games coming to PC, but which ones?
Rockstar to show-off new gameplay for GTA V tomorrow
Could be anything, really.
Escape your pursuers by siccing rival gangs on them.
Current gen exclusives could also play a pivotal role in the months to come.
New wallpaper released by Rockstar Games
Be prepared for a roughly 8 GB installation.
Take Two Games will now be available via Game4u's digital offering.
The police aren't playing nice (as usual) in Rockstar's next.
Poised to be the fastest selling title of all time in the UK this September.
Find out just how big Rockstar's open world sequel is.
Check out what's in store for Sony's bundle of Rockstar Games' upcoming open world sequel.
Avail of extra weapons, rare artwork and blueprints with the Special Edition.
Sony's "Greatness Awaits" campaign and Rockstar Games' GTA V share an interesting connection.
Get lost in the world of Los Santos.
GTA V continues to show new evolutions in gameplay.
Check out how big the city of Los Santos and its surroundings can be.
Doesn't want to stop trading or selling of used games.
CEO Strauss Zelnick shows little evidence of being wrong.
The Atomic Blimp is up for grabs.
You damn right they swim away.
The world of Los Santos is insanely detailed.
Jeremy Pope talks about other ways "to generate meaningful, interesting conflict".
With about 24 million units sold over its lifetime.
Funny tweets and Killzone: Mercenary will stay at 4 versus 4 online multiplayer.
Four new screenshots from the upcoming open worlder.
Take-Two excited for Grand Theft Auto V and next-generation unannounced IPs
New information for GTA 5.
+2 to cautious skepticism.
Feast your eyes on these new screenshots
Looks like Grand Theft Auto 5 will be coming to PC after all, PC fans rejoice!
Expected to play "Various". Yes, yes, we know.
Are they generic?
The world of Los Santos is just plain monstrous in its breadth and size.
Find out just how deep the skill-sets go.
All the trailers have been combined into one trailer.
She got paid. Now leave her alone (in a nutshell).
GTA 5 info blowout next week.
New gameplay features or more story? Hopefully both.
Crashed cars and urban settings. Seems legit.
It's back and even more litigation-happy than ever.
The vehicle list is incomplete.
Fans are dedicated.
What the hell?
Would you like to see supermarkets in the game?
These aren't representative of the console version probably.
Waiting for new information? Don't hold your breath.
"If we were stylistically similar to the first Saints Row, I'd be horrified right now."
There's enough room for both, don't worry.
Some insanity, some official news and hints of possible DLC bonuses.
Take Two Interactive works to quash fake beta sites for the upcoming GTA V.
GTA is a brand new experience every time it is launched, can't do that in two years.
We don't see the relation either.
The goal has been now increased to 200,000 signatures.
Expect extraordinary offerings from Take Two on next gen consoles.
The people who will buy the game are in millions.
"We want the game to be as good as it needs to be.”
Analysts have spoken.
Modern Warfare 4 is rumoured to be released this year.
Bold predictions. Or not.
Down 12 per cent.
The game is expected to come out sometime in May.
Don't fall for it people.
Well that definitely is some dedication.
Marketing machine begins.
They will be shipping in January next year.
Things just get better and better.
That looks pretty real to me!
Blames the upcoming game for the Sandy Hook incident.
We delve in to what makes motion capture possible in video games.
But only for a select few devices.
Some new information about the game.
Everything you want to know about the game.
Red Dead Redemption? Yes please.
Could be true.
Yep, still awesome.
The game will be released on iOS and Android devices on December 6.
Let's hope for their sake Rockstar listens.
Dan Houser and his interviews are always nice.
Rockstar talks about the three characters system
It is detrimental to the overall experience.
"It was draining and upsetting, a tough time in the company."
Nintendo US boss also hopeful.
And the focus this week is...helicopters.
GTA 5 has no lead platform.
Game seems packed with content.
So current generation of consoles if draining out, huh?
Will it even happen?
Everything you need to know.
Writer Dan Houser explains why GTA 5 is coming for this gen, rather than the next.
"That’s what we’re working on, but we’re not ready to talk about it just yet."
GTA 5 takes it to an altogether different level.
Expect larger than life set pieces.
Satire of American media culture.
It all feels a little too familiar as we prepare for Rockstar's next blockbuster opus.
This makes no sense whatsoever.
18 new screenshots that will blow you away.
Multiplayer, three playable protagonists, huge landscape and so much more. Click through for all the info.
Megaton has been dropped upon the world. It's Grand Theft Auto 5.
Ski guy going pew, pew, pew.
Analyst believes GTA 5 will sell upward of 20 million copies in 12 months, despite the release date.
And on Children's Day. How appropriate.
The game is now available for pre-order worldwide.
Players can use the same crew they built in Max Payne 3.
GTA 5 may be the reason.
Rockstar confirms the same.
Vinewood Hills, Grapeseed and much more.
"There’s going to be a lot of interesting stuff."
The game has also been shown to the media.
Digital subscribers are in luck, since they'll receive the issue more than a week before physical copies are out.
Here we go!
Crews feature to be expanded?
Game should come out soon now.
Positive news for the Indian gaming industry.
Nintendo should do the needful to ensure this happens.
So next year release then?
Release date to be finally revealed?
The leaked image was fake, people.
The game will come out in 2013.
GTA 5 release date speculation.
New batch of screenshots from Rockstar!
Trust Rockstar to bring the awesome and they have delivered with three new screenshots. Yes, three new screenshots. For a GTA fan, that means a lot at this point as Rockstar has started to market th... Read More
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Oh boy, here we go. We have fresh leak from GTA forums, and one user has found some interesting information pertaining to GTA 5. Yes, the vehicle list of that game has been found on the Max Payne ... Read More
Amazon has listed GTA 5's release month and it looks like a placeholder. If you remember Bioshock Infinite was delayed to Q1 2013, and this could pave way for GTA 5 considering Take-Two's projection... Read More
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The rumor mill is firing all cylinders and this time it's about the release date of Grand Theft Auto 5. GTA 5 is perhaps the most anticipated game this gaming generation and it's release date has ... Read More
Micheal Pachter, the analyst from Wedbush Morgan has chimed in on when he thinks GTA V will be shown. He says that it will be unveiled before E3, because Rockstar is too cool for that show and have ... Read More
[drop-cap]C[/drop-cap]heck out these GTA 5 wallpapers in HD. You can use these wallpapers for your PlayStation 3, iPad, Computer desktop and other similar devices. A bold new direction in ... Read More
Rockstar may be planning to release GTA V this October - if the CV of Character animator Alex O'Dwyer is to be believed. Rockstar's other game, Max Payne 3 is scheduled for launch this May, and it ... Read More
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In a financial call today, Take-Two reassured investors that GTA5's development is "making great progress." And while they did not commit to any release date, it's good to see that at least things a... Read More
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The last three years have been great for the PS3, being bombarded by one exclusive after another. Great developers like Naughty Dog, Sony Santa Monica, Insomniac and Sucker Punch have given what is po... Read More
Grand Theft Auto 5 was announced some time ago, and ever since then, there've been a lot of leaks and rumours circulating the internet. Some new details have been leaked this time, and they look ver... Read More
Dsogaming released a bunch of images which they claimed was the leaked GTA V map, but it turns out that it's fake. Like anyone thought otherwise. We have some forensic analysis on those images, whic... Read More
[HTML1] Here's an interesting video that shows some clips from both, GTA V and GTA San Andreas from same locations of the state, with both being set in San Andreas. It's a great comparison video and ... Read More
[HTML1] Here's an interesting video that shows some pretty good comparisons between the clips shown in the GTA V trailer and real life photos, both taken from similar locations. Not all of them are c... Read More
Grand Theft Auto V recently got its debut trailer, and it set the internet on fire. While we agree about the fact that it wasn't really very informative on some very important details, it was a very w... Read More
Rockstar just sent out a press release at their official website, where they said that the game is officially in full development. GTA 5 was first revealed via an image in the Rockstar official webs... Read More
THQ CEO, Brian Farell said that they aren't scared of the recent GTA V that was announced. They make Saints Row, which is like the older GTA games. The current GTA games have a more realistic tone. ... Read More
[caption id="attachment_53468" align="aligncenter" width="505"] Number plate shows SAN ANDREAS[/caption] Blown away by the GTA 5 trailer? You should be because that was friggin' amazing. Oh Rocksta... Read More
Guess what the date is? 11-02-11. What's the significance of that date? Apart from Uncharted 3 being released in the EU? That's right! Gran Theft Auto V. The king of all videogames is here. Rockstar... Read More
[drop-cap]G[/drop-cap]rand Theft Auto V was recently announced, but that is all we know about it- that it does indeed exist, after months- years– of speculation. We don’t know when it will be rel... Read More
Citing unnamed sources "familiar with the game," Kotaku are reporting that the recently announced GTA 5 will take place in a Rockstar style version of Los Angeles (a place which had already been mocke... Read More
Finally! After years of teasing and a plethora of rumors, Rockstar have officially confirmed Grand Theft Auto 5. The official Rockstar Twitter account stated, "#GTAV rockstargames.com" which le... Read More
Cowen & Company analyst Doug Creutz believes Rockstar and Take-Two won't probably release Grand Theft Auto V before late next year, because they wouldn't want to cannibalize the sales and succes... Read More
Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnik hinted during an investor call that they are expecting to make a profit during FY 2013. Which means? Yes, GTA V. It's predecessor was a critically and commercially accl... Read More
According to Gamerzines, GTA V popped up for pre-orders at UK game retailers Gamestation's website, although the page was pulled down shortly afterwards. GTA V has been rumoured to be in developmen... Read More
There have been reports and rumours of a potential fifth installment in the long running Grand Theft Auto series all over the internet for a long time. Now, respected gaming magazine OXM US has come... Read More
[HTML1] With all the hype for the PlayStation 4, Xbox 720 and Wii U, video gamers often forget that PC gaming is always a generation ahead of consoles. People have been begging for a Grand Theft Auto... Read More
Well here comes another rumor, but this one is particularly something many of us might have been expecting giving it a little more ground. Gamespot apparently has said that “sources close to th... Read More
Gamestop Germany has put up a Grand Theft Auto V listing for pre-order, marking it for an January 15, 2012 release. A rough translation of the product description reads: “Rock Star is now th... Read More
Does anyone remember Grand Theft Auto's initial incarnation any more? GTA 1 and 2 had some bright ideas, but shoddy bird's eye view graphics prevented it from being any more than an amusing spectacle.... Read More
A casting call by Take-Two interactive has apparently, leaked out details about what seems to be a recruitment drive for voice actors for a new project, which seems eerily similar to the Grand Thef... Read More
New evidence has come in that may further support the claims of a GTA5 being in production. The usually reliable superannuation uncovered a batch of new evidence pointing towards details for th... Read More
Famed actor and game contributor, Declan Mulvey, recently wrote on his CV that he was involved in the devlopment of Grand Theft Auto V. Many have taken this as proof of a new GTA but, discretion wou... Read More
Janco Partners' Mike Hickey believes that Take Two will ship the next GTA game in its 2012 financial year, which is April 2012-March 2013. The title, whatever it's going to be called should sell ... Read More
Famous industry analyst says Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto series will not be getting a mainstream canon sequel to their highly acclaimed Grand Theft Auto IV till 2012. This has come after speculations ... Read More
Earlier today, rumours broke out that the fifth Grand Theft Auto game would be set in Hollywood. Whereas Rockstar officially denied any comment on the matter, Eurogamer reports that as per an annonymo... Read More
One analyst has said that he believes a GTA V announcement could be comig pre-E3. VG247 reported that Mike Hickey of Janco Partners said that a GTA V announcement could come before E3 later this ye... Read More
Jesse Divnich from Electronic Entertainment Design and Research has some more news other than his prediction that video game sales will decline. According to him we might see a new Grand Theft Auto ga... Read More
When will Grand Theft Auto V be released? That is one question that no one knows what answer should be given. But Michael Patcher says that Rockstars next games in the controversial series will be rel... Read More