GTA 5, or Grand Theft Auto V, is an action-adventure, open-world video game that was released in September 2013 for the Microsoft Xbox 360 and Sony PlayStation 3 video game consoles. Rockstar North developed the game while parent company Rockstar Games released it.
The Grand Theft Auto series is created and distributed by Rockstar Gaming. According to the official Rockstar list of games, there are fifteen games in the series as of August, 2014.
The fastest car that can be purchased in "Grand Theft Auto 5" is the Turffade Adder. The vehicle is able to reach a top speed of 253 miles per hour and has a zero to 60 acceleration time of only 2.5 seconds.
As of October 2015, "Grand Theft Auto V" is not legally available to download for free. The game is available for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC.
There are free downloads of the "Grand Theft Auto III" video game available online. Mobogenie.com offers a free download for mobile devices. FreeNoob.com makes a free copy of the PC version available for download. FullyPCGames.net also offers a free download of the PC version as of 2015.
Gamers can view the current status of GTA Online by visiting the official Rockstar Games support website. The website shows the online status of both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions of the game.
As of 2015, none of the games from the "Grand Theft Auto" series are available on the Wii. "Grand Theft Auto" games are mostly available on PlayStation and Xbox consoles, Windows computers, handhelds and mobile devices.
Grand Theft Auto V, often stylized as GTAV, is available as both a single-player campaign mode and an online multiplayer mode for up to 16 players. Grand Theft Auto V has no local multiplayer mode available as of 2015, nor are there plans for one in the future.
Grand Theft Auto Online originally launched on October 1, 2013, for PlayStation 3 and XBOX 360 consoles. A release is scheduled for XBOX One and PlayStation 4 consoles on November 18, 2014. A Microsoft Windows version is also scheduled for release on January 27, 2015.
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