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'''[[wp:Automated teller machine|Automated teller machines]]''', more commonly known as '''ATMs''', are computerised machine that can be used to complete [[Money|monetary]] transactions such as balance check or withdrawal. It has appeared in three games so far: [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]], [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and [[Grand Theft Auto V]].
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'''[[wp:Automated teller machine|Automated teller machines]]''', more commonly known as '''ATMs''', are computerised machines that can be used to complete [[Money|monetary]] transactions such as balance check or withdrawal. It has appeared in three games so far: ''[[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]]'', ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]'', and ''[[Grand Theft Auto V]]''.
   
 
==Description==
 
==Description==
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===''GTA IV''===
 
===''GTA IV''===
 
[[File:ATM.jpg|right|thumb|ATM.]]
 
[[File:ATM.jpg|right|thumb|ATM.]]
In GTA IV, ATMs are interactive devices, but only serve as a means to show the player how much money [[Niko Bellic|Niko]] has - despite the fact that the player's money is already displayed in the game's [[Heads-Up Display|HUD]]. ATMs in GTA IV can be found in various locations throughout [[Liberty City in GTA IV Era|Liberty City]], and are implied to be operated by the [[Bank of Liberty]].
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In GTA IV, ATMs are interactive devices, but only serve as a means to show the player how much money the player has - despite the fact that the player's money is already displayed in the game's [[Heads-Up Display|HUD]]. ATMs in GTA IV can be found in various locations throughout [[Liberty City (HD Universe)|Liberty City]], and are implied to be operated by the [[Bank of Liberty]].
   
 
Occasionally, if the player kills a pedestrian who just used an ATM, massive amounts of [[Money|money]] will spawn repeatedly on the ground. This will happen even with cops, who normally only drop their [[pistol]].
 
Occasionally, if the player kills a pedestrian who just used an ATM, massive amounts of [[Money|money]] will spawn repeatedly on the ground. This will happen even with cops, who normally only drop their [[pistol]].
   
==''GTA V''==
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===''GTA V''===
According to a June 2013 preview, the player may rob ATMs for extra cash.
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[[File:FLEECA-ATM-GTAV.png|left|thumb|FLEECA ATMs.]]
<p class="headline" style="font-family:'ProximaNova','HelveticaNeue',Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:20px;line-height:20px;margin-bottom:5px;margin-left:90px;padding-top:6px;">"ATM…but Not the Gross Version You’d Probably Expect GTA to Make a Joke About</p>
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In GTA V, ATMs play a more important role. [[Michael De Santa|Michael]], [[Franklin Clinton|Franklin]] and [[Trevor Philips|Trevor]] can visit an ATM to deposit or withdraw their [[Money|money]] into their bank accounts. The player has five options to deposit money, ranging from a few dollars to all the money the player has collected. Since places like [[Ammu-Nation]] stores and real-estate brokers accept debit cards, it is not necessary to extract big stacks of cash from ATMs in order to make big purchases. The player can also use its cell phone or a laptop to deposit or withdraw money from Internet.
<p style="margin-top:0px;margin-right:6px;margin-bottom:24px;font-size:16px;line-height:24px);font-family:HelveticaNeue,Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;">While you’re out robbing liquor stores, winning races, and completing missions, you’ll be accruing cash. All of it will go into your wallet. The catch is that, as you’ve already read, almost anything can happen while you’re out and about in San Andreas. If something bad happens and you’re killed, your wallet will just be lying there, on your corpse, ripe for anyone to come along and pluck it out of the pool of your blood. You’ll need to stop at one of the many ATMs scattered around the city in order to deposit – and thus secure – your earnings. Fortunately, places like Ammu-Nation and real-estate brokers accept debit cards, so you won’t need to extract massive stacks of cash from the ATM in order to make big purchases.</p>
 
   
<p style="margin-top:0px;margin-right:6px;margin-bottom:24px;font-size:16px;line-height:24px;font-family:HelveticaNeue,Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:18px;">[Editor's Note: Rockstar contacted IGN to add that you can also do your banking from your "iFruit" cell phone as well.]"</span></p>
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ATMs can be found in many locations throughout [[San Andreas (HD Universe)|San Andreas]], outside [[FLEECA]], [[Maze Bank]] or [[Lombank]] branches, and in places like the [[Vanilla Unicorn]], [[Maze Bank Arena]], or the ground floor of some buildings in [[Los Santos (HD Universe)|Los Santos]]. 
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==Types of ATMs==
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MTA-stand-GTAV.png|ATM stand.
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Wallmount-atm-bank-GTAV.png|ATM wall mount.
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===''GTA Online''===
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In [[Grand Theft Auto Online|GTA Online]], the [[GTA Online Protagonist|player]] can visit an ATM to donate their collected [[Money|money]] into their bank so that it is protected from being stolen by other players. It is best to visit ATMs when not around many other players in GTA Online, for if the player visits an ATM, they are vulnerable to be shot and killed. The player's money can then be stolen from other players, making the use of ATMs in the game very risky. The safest option is to deposit and withdraw money using the cell phone or a laptop, from [[Maze-bank.com|Maze Bank's website]].
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The player can find the closest ATM with the Quick GPS option of the Interaction Menu, holding the Select button ([[PlayStation 3|PS3]]) or the Back button ([[Xbox 360]]).
   
 
==Locations (GTA IV)==
 
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*Northwest corner of [[Long John Ave]]. and [[Franklin Street|Franklin St]].
 
*Northwest corner of [[Long John Ave]]. and [[Franklin Street|Franklin St]].
 
*East side of [[Hubbard Avenue|Hubbard Ave]]. (where it curves north toward [[Panhandle Road]])
 
*East side of [[Hubbard Avenue|Hubbard Ave]]. (where it curves north toward [[Panhandle Road]])
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Latest revision as of 12:08, August 9, 2014

Automated teller machines, more commonly known as ATMs, are computerised machines that can be used to complete monetary transactions such as balance check or withdrawal. It has appeared in three games so far: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, Grand Theft Auto IV, and Grand Theft Auto V.

DescriptionEdit

GTA San AndreasEdit

ATMsign-GTASA

The ATM sign, with logos for PISN, Master B8tr and Pla$tic.

The ATM is a non-interactive device. It features heavily in the mission Small Town Bank for Catalina, where the player must destroy some ATMs and retrieve the money inside. Even if the player can't use the ATM, it is implied that the machine accepts PISN, Master B8tr and Pla$tic cards, and is available for 24 hours.

GTA IVEdit

ATM

ATM.

In GTA IV, ATMs are interactive devices, but only serve as a means to show the player how much money the player has - despite the fact that the player's money is already displayed in the game's HUD. ATMs in GTA IV can be found in various locations throughout Liberty City, and are implied to be operated by the Bank of Liberty.

Occasionally, if the player kills a pedestrian who just used an ATM, massive amounts of money will spawn repeatedly on the ground. This will happen even with cops, who normally only drop their pistol.

GTA VEdit

FLEECA-ATM-GTAV

FLEECA ATMs.

In GTA V, ATMs play a more important role. Michael, Franklin and Trevor can visit an ATM to deposit or withdraw their money into their bank accounts. The player has five options to deposit money, ranging from a few dollars to all the money the player has collected. Since places like Ammu-Nation stores and real-estate brokers accept debit cards, it is not necessary to extract big stacks of cash from ATMs in order to make big purchases. The player can also use its cell phone or a laptop to deposit or withdraw money from Internet.

ATMs can be found in many locations throughout San Andreas, outside FLEECAMaze Bank or Lombank branches, and in places like the Vanilla Unicorn, Maze Bank Arena, or the ground floor of some buildings in Los Santos

Types of ATMsEdit

GTA OnlineEdit

In GTA Online, the player can visit an ATM to donate their collected money into their bank so that it is protected from being stolen by other players. It is best to visit ATMs when not around many other players in GTA Online, for if the player visits an ATM, they are vulnerable to be shot and killed. The player's money can then be stolen from other players, making the use of ATMs in the game very risky. The safest option is to deposit and withdraw money using the cell phone or a laptop, from Maze Bank's website.

The player can find the closest ATM with the Quick GPS option of the Interaction Menu, holding the Select button (PS3) or the Back button (Xbox 360).

Locations (GTA IV)Edit

BrokerEdit

DukesEdit

BohanEdit

AlgonquinEdit

AlderneyEdit

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