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Trevor represents 'pure escapism,' says GTA5 voice actor

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 01, 2013 2:15pm PDT

Some Grand Theft Auto 5 players see Trevor as a reprehensible homicidal maniac. Others, including Trevor's voice actor Steven Ogg, see him as a man who represents the escapist nature of gaming itself.


PSA: Grand Theft Auto Online now available, kind of

By Steve Watts, Oct 01, 2013 9:00am PDT

Grand Theft Auto Online has launched, and it has predictably hit a few snags. Rockstar has acknowledged server connection issues and in-game freezes, among others.


"I amazes me how broken GTA:O is at the moment. I have tried off and on today and leaving the ..."

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Grand Theft Auto Online launches around 4AM on October 1

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 30, 2013 5:15pm PDT

Grand Theft Auto Online launches tomorrow as a free update. But, when will it be available?


"Doesn't work. Three hours now first mission bugged and now says rockstar cloud is down."

- k1ld0r see all 16 comments

Grand Theft Auto 5 diary: The ending less traveled

By Steve Watts, Sep 30, 2013 11:30am PDT

Our GTA5 diaries wrap up with a closer look at the ending.


"I chose deathwish because Devin Weston and others set all of them up. 1. He owed and promised to ..."

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Grand Theft Auto 5 diary: Franklin's day off

By Steve Watts, Sep 27, 2013 12:00pm PDT

A closer look at some of the extracurricular activities you can fill your time with in Grand Theft Auto 5, when you're not robbing or causing random havoc.


Grand Theft Auto 5 diary: Trevor, torture, and sending a message

By Steve Watts, Sep 26, 2013 11:45am PDT

Our GTA5 diaries roll on with thoughts on the now-infamous torture scene, and why a pinch of subtlety would have helped it deliver its message.


"if those are people's visceral reactions, then their hearts are in the wrong place."

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Grand Theft Auto 5 diary: Getting to know the three main characters

By Steve Watts, Sep 25, 2013 12:15pm PDT

Our Grand Theft Auto 5 diaries continue with a closer look at the three protagonists, and how they relate to each other.


"I like the tension between Michael and Trevor. There's always give and take as a direct result. ..."

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Grand Theft Auto Online to launch with jobs and races, CTF and heists to be free updates later

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 25, 2013 11:45am PDT

Grand Theft Auto Online launches on October 1st. However, GTA5's multiplayer will debut with a limited number of modes.


"I think 16 players is a good balance against the NPCs and traffic, plus the cops."

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Bully sequel could go 'a lot of directions,' says Rockstar

By Steve Watts, Sep 25, 2013 8:00am PDT

Rockstar's Dan Houser says that he'd like to make a Bully sequel, but we wouldn't see Jimmy Hopkins grow up to be a Grand Theft Auto protagonist.


"My preferred direction for it would be to go straight to the trash. Lame game."

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Grand Theft Auto 5 diary: My First Heist

By Steve Watts, Sep 24, 2013 12:00pm PDT

We kick off a series of Grand Theft Auto diaries, outlining impressions as we make our way through the game. First up, the highs and lows of planning a heist.


"Supposedly GTA:O has more heists than the single-player that range in difficulty if the rumors ..."

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Grand Theft Auto 5 soundtrack goes on sale

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 24, 2013 10:00am PDT

Rockstar has released a three album soundtrack for GTA 5.


"You know what I like the best? The menu music. Here is a twenty minute loop of it. ..."

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Grand Theft Auto Online virtual cash sales hinted at

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 24, 2013 8:00am PDT

As Grand Theft Auto V hit $1 billion in sales within three days, why, Rockstar is surely gleefully eating burritos made from $100 bills and minced nickels and dimes. It seems the online element will help us live such, dreams virtually at least, as recently-uncovered files su...


"You do realize that two of the three characters actually start with over 100k, right?"

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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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