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 plot of "Grand Theft Auto V" centers on three playable characters who are career criminals. After a bank heist, the three are drawn into committing crimes for rogue government agents.
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.
"Grand Theft Auto V" was released for Windows and personal computers on April 14, 2015. Players with legitimate copies of the game and computers that meet minimum requirements can play the single-player campaign. The addition of an Internet connection allows access to online multiplayer games.
"GTA 5" players can sell cars to Los Santos Customs, which has garages in Burton, the Grand Senora Desert and La Mesa, as well as at the International Airport. Selling cars can net between $3,000 and $10,000, depending on the car's make and model, and condition.
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.
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 V Online is not available to play for free. Getting access to Grand Theft Auto Online requires purchasing the base Grand Theft Auto V game.
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.
Contrary to popular rumor, there is no hidden code that makes a tsunami hit Los Santos in Grand Theft Auto V. However, an unofficial fan mod allows you to explore a partially submerged Los Santos in a submarine.