Grand Theft Auto Series News


Rockstar looking to fix GTA 5 disappearing car glitch

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 23, 2013 3:00pm PDT

There's currently a glitch in Grand Theft Auto V that's causing vehicles in their garages to disappear and Rockstar is quickly searching for a fix.


"Yeah at first I just jumped right in but that failed the mission. So I just moved back some and ..."

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Grand Theft Auto 5 cheat lets you fly, superhero-style

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 23, 2013 6:00am PDT

Grand Theft Auto 5 will let your character fly, superhero-style. But, you have to input a cheat code to unlock the feature.


"Woah woah woah... you don't have to pay extra money for these cheats?!"

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Grand Theft Auto V hits $1 billion, sets new record

By Steve Watts, Sep 20, 2013 9:40am PDT

Grand Theft Auto 5 has hit $1 billion in sales after only 3 days, Take-Two has announced. This breaks the record for hitting that figure, previously held by Black Ops 2 after 15 days.


"I said before the podcast yesterday, we can't use the term "Call of Duty money" anymore. That ..."

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Grand Theft Auto 5: The Manual app launches, is over 100 pages long

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 16, 2013 4:30pm PDT

Rockstar has released a fren iOS game manual for GTA5 which is over a hundred pages long.


"I wasn't aware that the size of the manual is now a decisive factor about a game's quality? ..."

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Grand Theft Auto not 'necessarily' limited to modern America

By Steve Watts, Sep 16, 2013 8:15am PDT

Grand Theft Auto isn't necessarily limited to contemporary America, says Rockstar's Dan Houser. Pitches for wilder ideas tend to get thrown out upon each new iteration, and they get rejected or turned into another game.


"Or Las Vegas in the 70s. End of the mafia casinos, driving around in a muscle car like smokey ..."

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How Grand Theft Auto 5 creates the illusion of life in progress

By Steve Watts, Sep 13, 2013 7:00am PDT

The idea to feature multiple protagonists in Grand Theft Auto 5 came from the episodic content for GTA4, and how those stories intersected with Niko's.


Grand Theft Auto Online has over 500 missions, including heists

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 11, 2013 8:30am PDT

Grand Theft Auto 5 is going to be massive. And its online multiplayer will only make it bigger.


"Personally, I'd drive to the airport, stand in the queues with passport and boarding pass ready, ..."

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Rumor: This is Grand Theft Auto 5's world map

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 10, 2013 1:45pm PDT

Could this be the world map for Grand Theft Auto 5? Supposedly taken from an early copy of the game's guide, it certainly looks legit....


">> Supposedly taken from an early copy of the game's guide, it certainly looks legit. ..."

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Grand Theft Auto movie offers not 'worth risking one's crown jewels'

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 09, 2013 6:20am PDT

Given that Grand Theft Auto games increasingly are love letters to crime movies, it is a little curious that we haven't seen Hollywood tackle GTA yet. We've already been cursed with Dead or Alive and Postal movies, after all, and Rockstar clearly aches to be taken seriously....


"Eh, personally interested in the size of city vs countryside as well as street size & city ..."

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How GTA Online lets you counteract jerks

By Steve Watts, Sep 04, 2013 9:45am PDT

Grand Theft Auto 5's online component is so open that your friends can take advantage of you, if you're not careful. So it's put tools in place to prevent that very thing.


"Having to manage a persistent character like this kind of sounds like a chore. Like real life. ..."

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How Grand Theft Auto 5 is more player-friendly

By Steve Watts, Sep 03, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Grand Theft Auto 5 has made some streamlined tweaks to weapon selection, vehicle recovery, and mission checkpoints.


"If they nerfed the car physics i probably wont bother with this game."

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Grand Theft Auto 5 soundtrack includes an original score--a first for the franchise

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 28, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Grand Theft Auto 5 will have a massive collection of licensed music for its in-game radio stations. But it'll also have an original score--a first for the franchise.


"They had original tracks, yes. But not to the extent that it bleeds over into gameplay. Also, ..."

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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, ..."

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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 ..."

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