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How about a new update? This time featuring monster trucks and fireworks!
Rockstar once again have pushed out an update without advertising beforehand, like the "I'm Not a Hipster' Update. The "Independence Day Special" has a set of American clothing, weapons, vehicles, properties and fireworks.
Taken from the Newswire: "Demonstrate your exceptionalism and own the road from sea to shining sea with two new star spangled rides, the Sovereign motorcycle and the super-sized monster truck. And protect your rights the same way our Founding Fathers did with the latest addition to Ammu-Nation's antiques collection, the high-powered... or channel your inner Jack Howitzer with the spectacular Firework Rocket Launcher."
- Two new vehicles with permanent American Flag livery have been added.
- Vapid “The Liberator” - An off-road truck, available from the Warstock site. This vehicle is not moddable and is accessed via Pegasus.
- Western Sovereign - This motorcycle is available from San Andreas Supe…
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Rockstar Games has surprised us with a new update to GTA Online and Single Player- the "I'm Not a Hipster" Update.
Here is the change list:
- Six vehicles have been added to southernsanandreassuperautos.com: Benefactor Glendale, Benefactor Panto, Declasse Rhapsody, Lampadati Pigalle, Vapid Blade, Vulcar Warrener
- Ten existing GTA5 vehicles have been added to southernsanandreassuperautos.com. These include single player characters’ vehicles: Albany Primo, BF Surfer, Bravado Buffalo, Bravado Buffalo S (Franklin’s), Bravado Youga, Cheval Picador, Dundreary Regina, Karin Rebel (clean version), Nagasaki Hot Rod Blazer (Trevor’s), Obey Tailgater (Michael’s)
- One new Premium vehicle has been added to warstock-cache-and-carry.com. This is a Rank-locked vehicle that unlocks at Rank 100: Benefactor Dubsta 6x6.
- Two new paint colors have been added to the Mod Shop in the ‘Metals’ category. They unlock at Rank 100: Pure Gold, Brushed Gold.
- A Pure Black window tint has been added to Mod Shops.
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As many of you may already know, R* announced that GTA V will be hitting Next-Gen and PC this fall.
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After two months or so we finally get the release date for The High Life Update.
May 13th book it in your calenders :D
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Let's face it: Nobody believes in satire and/or parodies anymore, and apparently class-action lawsuits over idiotic things, especially video games, are just too frequent these days...
Welcome to the third and not the final edition of the GTA V Controversy series. Please, crack open an ice cold Pisswasser (Uh, oh, Bud Light pun! Might get sued for this!!!) and enjoy reading these wonderful controversies ranging from October 2013, to the day this blog post was created.
Ah, Lindsay Lohan. I remember your glory days as an actor. Now you are just a drugged-up mess that can't even think straight. She tweeted back in December 2013 that she was going to sue GTA V because the artwork of the hot bikini babe was used on the cover of the game and on the disc. Funny time how she noticed it, because the artwork was released in NOVEMBER 2012! Now, this may be plausible; either she wasn't aware of the hype that was going around or she was just waiting so she could sue the game and get her fair share from…
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So today 1.12 came out and there aren't many features apart from the temporary immunity from law enforcement.
Also the Capture Creator is coming April 11th (this friday)
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Hello there Ladies and Gentlemen and just today (not a late april fools joke) Rockstar announced the next few DLC's for Grand Theft Auto V and it's Online counterpart.
The Capture Content Creator
High Life Update
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Here we go more DLC for GTA V we get.
Turismo, Jester, Alpha.
A New Plane the Vestra.
Two new Weapons Heavy Pistol and Special Carbine!
and obviously some new outfits.
March the 4th chaos will rise in Los Santos
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Hey there guys. I was reading through some articles on a website when I came across something. It is an interview with the owner of Take-Two. He says that Take-Two are likely to be not planning to make the GTA Series a permanent series. He says that with GTA Online, they may not need to make anymore games for the series.
badpotentially terrible news, there was some which is good for some people. He says that if demand is high enough, it is likely that they will begin producing GTA V for PC, Xbox One and PS4.
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Hey guys and welcome to the Weekly news with VaultBoy, Thomas and Mikey. Here is your news for the week starting Monday 17th February 2014.
First of all, let us start off by saying sorry for the late news report, I personally have been pretty busy lately.
The Valentine's Day Massacre Special DLC pack was released for GTA Online on friday. It gave players two new vehicles - the Roosevelt and the Rat Loader, which was previously attained using a glitch. All upgrades for the Rat Loader (excluding paint jobs) are free until the end of February. The DLC also released a new gun, the Gusenberg Sweeper. This gun is based on the Thompson, the main mobster weapon in America during the 1920s. The pack also features a wide arrange of new suits.
Congratulations to Carl Johnson Jr. for becoming a patroller! Good to see a new member of staff! -VaultBoyRead more >
Hey Guys (and Girls)! So Valentines day is coming up and just incase you don't have That Special Someone don't worry! Rockstar have some Valentines Blues for us loners xD
Mafia Themed DLC perfect for Mafia Crews!
New Clothes One new haircut for Women and of course it wouldn't be mafia themed without a Tommy Gun!
Read about it here http://rsg.ms/LS07Ky I can't wait for friday!Read more >
Hey guys, happy February and welcome to the Weekly news with VaultBoy, Thomas and Mikey. Here is your news for the week starting Monday 3rd February 2014.
Hey guys. I'm proud to announce that the image problem seems to be dying away now and there are now only a few broken images left. If you see a broken image in the meantime, type in the name of that image into the search bar, and upload a new version of it. This will therefore fix the problem. -- VaultBoy
Not much news this week but we're sure that there will be more to come next week. Ciao -- VaultBoyRead more >
Hey there guys. I just noticed that Rockstar gave a shoutout to the GTA Wiki on their newswire! Check it out!!!Read more >
Hey guys and welcome to the Weekly news with VaultBoy, Thomas and Mikey. Here is your news for the week starting Monday 27th January 2014.
All the items priorly featured in the prize giveaway from the GTA San Andreas during early January are now available at the official Rockstar Warehouse!
- iPhone Sleeve - Link ($23,00)
- iPhone Snapcase - Link ($9,00)
- Lithografs - Link, Link, Link, Link All ($27,00)
- Card games and poker chips - Link ($16,00)
- Official basketball - Link ($16,00)
- Kubrick box set - Link ($46,00)
- Tees - Link (Variety of prices)
I can proudly announce that after 6 years of the GTA Wiki, this Wiki achieved today the number of 9000 pages all over the site. This is a big achievement, but before thinking of achieving the number of 10000, I hope we can keep the Wiki organized, too much as possible, if you want to improve pages with a smaller amount of information, you can check the categories Cleanup and Stubs and see the pages with improvement needed.
Thanks for everything.
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Hey guys and welcome to the Weekly news with VaultBoy, Thomas and Mikey. Here is your news for the week starting Monday 20th January 2014.
Rockstar Games is now strcitly aiming at the large numbers of cheaters in Grand Theft Auto Online. Rockstar is now giving several penalties to the cheaters and advices to players attacked and suffered from cheats.
- Those who actively engaged in cheating and exploiting the game in this manner will, however, be subject to in-game penalties at our discretion. This may include being placed in isolated cheater pools or banned from GTA Online altogether. relates Rockstar Games, they will automatically detect the cheater's account and ban it. Doing the action more strictly compared to the wave of cheaters in the multiplayer version of GTA IV. Currently, the work is being successfully completing, and cheaters are being banned.
- Should you ever encounter someone in GTA Online that appears to be taking advantage of exploits in your session, we ask that you alert u…
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My fellow Wikians/Wikiers on GTA Wiki. So, as you know Rockstar announced a while back about possible Story Mode updates for 2014. The question I want to ask you guys: what do you want included in the Story Mode updates? Me, personally, I wouldn't mind a couple more heists, missions spanning to North Yankton, more missions involving the backstory of M, F, and T-revor, and alot more stuff implemented (ADD RESTAURANTS!!!). So, restating thesis question: what do you want added in GTA V's Story mode update?Read more >
Hey guys and welcome to the Weekly news with VaultBoy, Thomas and Mikey. Here is your news for the week starting Monday 13th January 2014.
The official trailer shows moments from the storyline and the mobile gameplay. You can see the official video here below:
The song playing during the trailer is : Loopzilla by George Clinton.
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, released around the first weeks of December for Apple, is now available to play on Android and Amazon Kindle HDX. The game costs 6,99 US$ and is being reduced by Google Play (Android) to 5,99 US$
If you don't win the giveaway, don't worry about it, Rockstar announced that they will bring the items to the Rockstar Warehouse during the season, however, you'll have to pay for them.
As many of you will have noticed, images around the wiki keep disappearing. Well I'm here to say don't sweat about it. Wikia have contacted us telling us that their support team is trying its best to fix the bug that has caused it. Hopefully we can just…
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Hey guys and welcome to the Weekly news with VaultBoy, Thomas and Mikey. Here is your news for the week starting Monday 6th January 2014.
GTA Online players have lately been discussing leaked information about the possibility of mansions being brought in to GTA Online to go as properties along with more apartments and even penthouses. If rumors are true, it is likely mansions will be cost around the million dollar mark.
On 31st December, Rockstar Games verified and congratulated few amazing Youtube channels for their creativity and awesomeness inventions with the Content Creator. Here are few of them.
- The Youtube channel Gaming Horsemen, members of the The Last Rising Crew, use the concept of skipping stones across the water to create some semi-aquatic motorbike madness with a series of ramps and a fleet of motorcycles. As you can see, it's a very creative challenge but not so easy as it looks!
- As maybe many of you should know, the gamer Rechyyy, known for his amazing police chases, stunts …
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Until January 5th, GTA Online has many christmas gifts to offer. Players will see snow throughout Los Santos and Blaine County and at clothes stores and vespucci masks, players can find new christmas themed clothes,m hats and masks. For the full story, see here.Read more >
Hey guys and welcome to the Weekly news with VaultBoy, Thomas and Mikey. Here is your news for the week starting Monday 23rd December 2013.
The Capture Mode for GTA Online was released last wednesday for Xbox Live and PSN players. It includes 4 new game modes. These are Raid, Hold, GTA and Contend. You can find out more about these here. The update also fixed numerous bugs and exploits. You can read the full list here.
For unknown reasons, Rockstar Games deleted few songs from the original soundtrack of the game on the mobile devices. The songs are :
- Playback FM
"Running Down A Dream" and
"Woman To Woman"
"You Dropped A Bomb On Me",
"Yum Yum" and
Radio Los Santos
"I Don't Give A f*ck" and "Express Yourself"
"Killing in the Name of" and
"Ring My Bell" and
"Don't Let It Go To Your Head"
Master Sounds 98.3
"Rock Creek Park",
"Soul Power '74",
Hey guys and welcome to the first weekly…
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As a part of Holiday Know Days, we are kicking off an exciting Community Choice Awards event for Gaming. The 2013 year has brought us plenty of amazing times, and now it's time to separate the best from the rest. The nominations for this year have been announced, and now it's to up to you, the users, to decide who comes out on top! We've got several categories, including Best Story, Best Setting, and Game of the Year!
This year, Grand Theft Auto V is up for several nominations including Best Setting, Best Story, Best Original Score, Best Sandbox Game, Character of the Year (Trevor), and Game of the Year! It's time to let the power of your vote be heard!
Visit the Community Choice Awards Blog to vote! Be sure to vote in each category, click through them by hitting "Next" under each section! Some of these categories are not live yet, so be sure to check back December 23rd to vote in Round 2 of the Gaming Categories!Read more >
What's up, Wikiinators? I am Mikey Klebbitz with Wiki News.
Don't forget to leave your comments below, and enjoy the news.
So, as many of you are aware, Rockstar has released GTA Online's 1.07 update, which features some quite interesting changes:
- the BETA race creator;
- the BETA deathmatch creator;
- Capture, a new team job mode, which is meant to be featured in another DLC, later this month.
Great, right? Well, check this out;
R* has some plans for 2014:
- the team heists DLC is one of the plans for next year;
- in GTA V singleplayer, they are working on DLC 's, in Southern San Andreas; could this include one or more cities/states?
Here are the links, if you wanna check them out.
- BETA creator;
- Captur & 2014 plans;
The Wiki News Team (Me, Vaultboy and Tom) are debating releasing the news only once per week, every Monday. Could you give us your opinion on this?
Thank you guys, hope you had fun. See you next week, don't forget VaultBoy's news. Later on.Read more >
Hey guys and welcome to this Monday's wiki news.
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas was released last week for IOS devices. I just want to give everyone who gets it good luck at beating the Wrong Side of the Tracks mission on your phone/tablet.
The beta of the GTA V content creator was released last week as well and so far, nearly 10,000 races and deathmatches have been made by players. Some are good and some are bad. Personally, I've made about 6, 5 deathmatches and 1 race, some are ok and some are quite good.
Anyway, not a lot to report on this week but I'll leave you with a question. If the world was about to end and only you and one GTA character could be saved, who would you chose? Have fun with the question and I'll check back at the answers everyday. Bye!Read more >
Rockstar announced the fourth Grand Theft Auto game to be released on selected mobile devices.
The Social Club Article
You can read about Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas hereRead more >
Wikia has been working hard on making some amazing mobile experiences for folks. Since the GTA community is so awesome, we selected the community for an exciting experiment. We recently launched a unique Game Guide app specifically for GTA. You can check out the screenshot to the right and download either the Android or the iOS version below!
If you've given the app a shot, we would love to hear your feedback. Let us know what you think, leave us a review, and feel free to share the app with other fans. Also, remember that admins can update the app easily via Special:GameGuidesContent. This is just an experiment, but we hope it's a great one, and we can't wait to hear what you think!Read more >
Rockstar has announced a new addition to Grand Theft Auto Online, the Beach Bum update. This additional content will be included with the next update for the online mode (1.06), and launches on Tuesday, November 19th.
Taken from Rockstar's official blog :
- New Jobs
The Beach Bum update will bring a slew of new action-packed Jobs to GTA Online next week. These include new beach-themed Races, Deathmatches, Parachutes, Last Team Standings, Survivals as well as Gang Attacks for those who enjoy a good territorial skirmish.
- New Vehicles
Hit the shore with four sand-and-surf-ready vehicles perfect to take on the all new Beach Bum Races and Vehicle Deathmatches: the BF Bifta dune buggy, the rugged Canis Kalahari off-road truck, the Bravado Paradise beach camper van and making a special return to the GTA series, the fast and stylish Speeder speedboat. All four vehicles will be available at no in-game cost, with the land-based vehicles accessible from the southernsanandreassuperautos.com website and …
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The GTA V Wikia Awards are The GTA Wiki community's official awards for Rockstar's latest entry in the series, Grand Theft Auto V.
HERE BE SPOILERS!
If you haven't yet played the game, then scroll down no further as there's some pretty serious story spoilers in this poll.
Michael Wins with 194 Votes!
Lamar Wins with 222 Votes!
Fabien Wins with 277 Votes!
Trevor Killing Johnny Wins with 278 Votes!
The Big Score Wins with 194 Votes!
Jerry Can Wins with 185 Votes!
Truffade Adder Wins with 206 Votes!
Skydiving Wins with 174 Votes!
Franklin laughing at Trevor tripping up with 241 Votes!
Other Wins with 279 Votes!
Moon Gravity Wins with 143 Votes!
GTA V Wins with 246 Votes!
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Well, today has been an irritating day for many gamers as although the longly anticipated game GTA Online has finally been released, it seems it can't hold all of us. Players get messages such as Rockstar Cloud Storage cannot load, the blue icon on the race doesn't load and more. A commentor on IGN believes that it will be fixed by 12:00 Eastern Time but who knows.Read more >
Congratulations everyone, the GTA Wiki is now the #1 wiki in the world! Badass!!!!!!!!! See here.Read more >
Hey guys. I'd just like to say, well done to everyone at the wiki, as we've finally reached 1000 active users! Of course, the staff here have done an amazing job, but other non-staff users have also helped make this wiki what it is. I think we should have some sort of celebration but unfortunatly we can't get everyone in a place at the same time. Here is a list of users that I think lately have done a great job.
- The guy with many names
- Mr. T
- The Smasher
- The Ghost
I'll probably add more soon.Read more >
September 17 has passed and Take Two finally reveals the results of Grand Theft Auto V's launch, and Rockstar can be very proud.
According to IGN, Grand Theft Auto V made $8oo million in day one, thus becoming the biggest entertainment launch of all time, almost twice the amount of money made by Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.
It should be noted that GTAV is yet to launch in Japan or Brazil, so expect this number to grow even bigger. On another note, one analyst said he thinks V will make $1 billion by the end of September - I guess he was right.
GTA V grossed $1 billion in three days, breaking the record set by Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 (the same amount of money in 15 days).Read more >
So, guys, after a couple of days,all reviewers voiced their opnion on, and gave scores to, GTA V (well, at least the reviewers I give a fuck to).
GTA V currently holds a score of 97-98 on MetaCritic (previously 99, thanks again, Escapist), and 96+ on GameRankings.
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Just wanted to give you a heads up that we here at Wikia Gaming will be livestreaming GTA V on our Ustream page tomorrow (September 18th) at 11AM PST.
Note that this livestream will be as spoiler free as possible. We won't be doing any plot or side missions, and will instead be cruising around Los Santos, seeing the sights and probably running over a pedestrian or ten. We're also taking requests from the viewers in the chat, so join us on the stream and let us know what you want to see.
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The day has come and first reviews are arrving to tell one thing: GTA V is probably the greatest game in history.
- IGN's Keza gave the game a 10, saying "No other world in video games comes close to this in size or scope, and there is sharp intelligence behind its sense of humour and gift for mayhem."
- Edge is very pleased with another 10, saying "No one makes worlds like Rockstar, but at last it has produced one without compromise. Everything works. It has mechanics good enough to anchor games of their own, and a story that is not only what GTA has always wanted to tell but also fits the way people have always played it. It’s a remarkable achievement, a peerless marriage of world design, storytelling and mechanics that pushes these ageing consoles to the limit and makes it all look easy."
- PS official magazine also gave 10, and so does the Xbox magazine.
- PlayStation LifeStyle, another 10.
- VideoGamer also gave 10, saying "Unless you play it for yourself, it's near impossible to grasp how big GT…
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It's less than a week to the D-day, the day when we'll finally be able to play the "next big thing" in gaming, GTA V. The fansite Rockstar Nexus has added some leak photos, with the premission of the Brady games strategy guide of the game map.
It's estimated this map has around 22 safehouses around the map. And if you think this map is tiny in any way, here is another pic
This is a calculation by a person by the username of Yosik on Reddit. He estimated that map will be bigger than the map of GTA San Andreas, GTA IV, and Red Dead Redemption together, with still room to spare. And last, but not least, the Xbox cover (or at least that's Rockstar Nexus thinks it is) of the new game.
Rockstar Nexus says that this looks like the back cover of the box for Xbox games, but since this photo was taken/made before the actual release of the game, the legitimacy can't be confirmed.
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It seems the Rockstar Games has hired real Gangsters and criminals to do voice acting for the upcoming GTA V.This information is reaveled when GTA's DJ,Lazlow Jones spoke on Chicago's WGN Radio Station,saying
"We get these guys in to record gang characters because we don't want a goofy LA actor who went to fancy school trying hard to be a gang member.There's nothing worse than that,so just go find the real terrifying people and say can you come in here please?"
"El Salvadorian gang dudes with amazing tattoos,one which has literally had gotten out of prison the day before"
"I wouldn't say that,so we say, OK,say what you will say.Authemticity you know?
Rockstar sent someone to find a few gang members.One thing about normal voice actors in the prevoius GTA games(San Andreas is a good example where it has alot of gangsters)is they use normal voice actors to do the gangster styled voice.Most of the times,it is scripted and does not sound really realistic.With gang members doing voice acting …Read more >
We all knew that GTA V will be the next big game, but who knew it would cost so much?
According to the Scottish media outlet, The Scotsmen, some of the creative heads of GTA V stated that Rockstar had spent roughly 170 million pounds ($265 million USD) to develop, produce and market Grand Theft Auto V with a staff of over 300 designers, artists, programmers, mappers and modelers. "That's about equivalent to a moderately budgeted Hollywood blockbuster", claims Gaming Blend author, William Usher.
Despite having the most bloated budget in video game history, Take-Two Interactive and Rockstar Games are confident that it will sell like crazy. GTA V has been poised by analysts that it will surpass sales of Call of Duty: Ghosts, and according to the Scotsman article, Rockstar isn't too worried about costs since the newest game in the GTA series is poised to make $1 billion before the year is out, with an estimate of more than 25 million SKUs to be shipped to retailers around the world.
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So Rockstar released new screenshots
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Also, enjoy this massive fail from R*
Rockstar has released the official trailer for Grand Theft Auto V.
I don't know what about you guys, but I think it's awesome.
GTASeriesVideos' awesome analysis for the trailer, for anyone who wants.
LoL "Amanda - Michael's wife with brand new boobs." XDRead more >
This is an announcement that any information obtained from the recent illegal leaks is not to be posted on this wiki. Editors violating this notice may be subjected to blocks.Read more >
Hi guys. Rockstar announced today, along with lots more info about GTA Online, that a new trailer will be coming this thursday! Personally, I can't wait!!!!! Details on what time are forthcoming... http://www.rockstargames.com/newswire/article/51272/grand-theft-auto-v-the-official-trailer-coming-this-thursday.htmlRead more >
...Just watch this and umm... never mind... just watch it please... istalo (Talk to me) 01:03, August 25, 2013 (UTC)Read more >
1 hour ago rockstar games announced on their newswire that GTA V has gone gold and will definitly release on September 17. Although good news rockstar was dissapointed in the information that was release during the release of PSN's Pre-orders. The leak includes radio stations, songs, and the loading theme. Rockstar is both excited and dissapointed.Read more >
The GTA Wikia Crew are now under two ownerships: VaultBoy and myself. The GTAWiki_Tony1998 has now moved into a new account named GTAWCLeader. If you have a Rockstar Games Social Club account and are familiar with the Crew system, please visit here to join. The Crew will have its multiplayer launch on Saturday, October 5 at 12:30 PST. More details regarding to this crew and its launch date will be reveiled soon...Read more >
A one-of-a-kind production in partnership between Rockstar Games and West Coast Customs. Stay tuned for your chance to nick it...
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Watch the new Official Gameplay Video for Grand Theft Auto Online - which shows how we've taken the fundamental GTA concepts of freedom, ambient activity and mission-based gameplay and made them available to multiple players in an incredibly detailed and responsive online world. In Grand Theft Auto Online, you'll have the freedom to explore alone or with friends, work cooperatively to complete missions, band together to participate in activities and ambient events, or compete in traditional game modes with the entire community, all with the personality and refined mechanics of Grand Theft Auto V. Access to Grand Theft Auto Online is free with every retail copy of Grand Theft Auto V and launches on October 1st.
Donwloading the video. Gonna look into more stuff. (The one in R* newswire is laggy).
And what does this mean? "Access to Grand Theft Auto Online is free with every retail copy of Grand Theft Auto V and launches on October 1st."
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Nvidia suggests that the upcoming sandbox game Grand Theft Auto V will come to PC this Fall. The company's IR dircetor listed GTA V as an upcoming PC title.
Notice that this was NOT confirmed by Rockstar Games, and should not be taken seriously.
In a statement this morning, Nvidia has said that the statement on its investor call was made in error.
This Thursday on August 15th a gameplay video of GTA V Multiplayer aka Grand Theft Auto Online, will be released!
Sponsored by: IXD productionsRead more >
http://www.rockstargames.com/newswire/article/51211/grand-theft-auto-online-gameplay-video-previews-coming-this-thur.html/#commentsRead more >