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Grand Theft Auto Online adds Hierarchies to Social Club Crews

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 28, 2013 1:00pm PDT

It'll be easier to make organized crime more... organized when Grand Theft Auto Online launches later this year. Rockstar's Social Club Crews will be updated with a new "Hierarchies" system which lets teams designate special titles to its members.


Grand Theft Auto Online character creator is all about DNA

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 26, 2013 12:30pm PDT

In Grand Theft Auto Online, you'll be able to play as a custom character you've created. But, how does the character editor work in GTAO? Well, it's apparently based on DNA.


"Finally, all of us POC can create a character in a game that truly looks like us! And then, ..."

- das_runt see all 2 comments

How Grand Theft Auto 5 earned its M rating (spoilers)

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 21, 2013 8:30am PDT

Obviously a game like GTA5 is going to earn an M rating. But what else does it do to push the bureau's buttons? Spoilers follow.


""... even see cocaine get used" I love that THIS gets the "even". Not the torture, not the ..."

- gerbopel see all 4 comments

Grand Theft Auto 5 achievements have you aiming for $200 million

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 19, 2013 8:00am PDT

GTA5's full list of the game's 49 achievements have been leaked.


Why does Grand Theft Auto Online launch two weeks after GTA5?

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 15, 2013 12:45pm PDT

Grand Theft Auto launches on October 2--two weeks after the release of Grand Theft Auto 5. And while the multiplayer mode is included free with the base game, the separation of the two seemed a bit odd. Rockstar North Leslie Benzies explains the delay.


"To me GTA:O feels like a more fleshed out version of the multiplayer in Red Dead Redemption. RDR ..."

- TheEmissary see all 13 comments

Grand Theft Auto Online revealed: how multiplayer works in GTA5

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 15, 2013 7:05am PDT

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.


"How so? That was an evolution of GTA 4 mp, and this should be a major evolution of that. The ..."

- deadhorse see all 14 comments

Grand Theft Auto 5 official travelogue offers Los Santos highlights

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 13, 2013 10:00am PDT

The official Grand Theft Auto 5 website has been updated with a new interactive "travelogue" that highlights the many things a virtual trip to Los Santos and Blaine County might entail.


"I miss the big old virtual maps they had on the official sites."

- BornAcorn see all 2 comments

Grand Theft Auto 5 PC namedropped by Nvidia

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 13, 2013 6:30am PDT

PC gamers should be quite thrilled to hear that Nvidia--a major PC gaming partner--namedropped a PC release of GTA5 for this fall.


"You sire, are a pooper of partys and hopes. Thanks for runing my day."

- squeakychimp see all 20 comments

Grand Theft Auto 5 character-swapping mod in the works for GTA 4 PC

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 29, 2013 2:00pm PDT

In GTA 5, you'll be able to switch between any of the three main characters at any time, no matter where they are in the city. GTA X Scripting is attempting to introduce that feature into GTA 4.


"Blame microsoft, they key steam gave you is legit, the key servers (microsoft owned and linked ..."

- slomojoewhite see all 9 comments

How gunplay has changed in Grand Theft Auto 5

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 09, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Grand Theft Auto has never been known for its gunplay. Rockstar has struggled to make combat in the GTA games satisfying--something they're trying to fix for Grand Theft Auto 5.


"Kevin Buttler?? is that you?? I thought you quit working at Sony. Welcome back."

- kwperley see all 8 comments

Grand Theft Auto 5 lets you customize your vehicles and weapons

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 09, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Grand Theft Auto 5 is all about money--making it and spending it. One of the main ways you'll be able to use your hard-earned cash is by...


Rockstar lists PC developer job for 'latest titles'

By Steve Watts, Jul 09, 2013 11:35am PDT

Rockstar listed a (now-pulled) job for a PC graphics programmer for its "latest titles," implying a port of Grand Theft Auto 5 may be on the way.


"So would I!!!! RDR is still a piece of work and it needs a sequel or another game set within its ..."

- DandySlayer see all 8 comments

Grand Theft Auto 5 trailer finally shows off some gameplay

By John Keefer, Jul 09, 2013 7:05am PDT

Rockstar has finally released a bit of gameplay for its upcoming return to Los Santos in Grand Theft Auto 5. Previously, all we had seen is some well-crafted pre-rendered footage of protagonists Michael, Franklin and Trevor as they went about their chaotic lives.


"I'm playing Lost and The Damned now, Then gonna play Ballad of Gay Tony. I want to play the main ..."

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How Grand Theft Auto 5 prevents inter-hero murder

By Steve Watts, Jul 02, 2013 2:30pm PDT

Grand Theft Auto 5 features three heroes all living out their own lives, so what's to stop you from finding one of the others and murdering them?


"that really is a good idea. i dunno if the theoretical third playthrough should just be to stop ..."

- senor135 see all 28 comments

Grand Theft Auto 5 is two discs on 360, requires install on both consoles

By Steve Watts, Jul 02, 2013 9:30am PDT

Rockstar has outlined the Grand Theft Auto 5 install requirements for both PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The 360 version will come with two discs, one of which is reserved just for the install.


"The frame rate wasn't great on the consoles but I really noticed the choppiness in the more ..."

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