GTAV and GTA Online: all the details coming with the PS5 and XB Series X / S versions
Grand Theft Auto V And Grand Theft Auto Online will arrive for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X | S on March 15, delivering the hugely successful story mode adventure and the dynamic and ever-changing world of GTA Online on next-gen consoles with a host of enhancements for new and advanced players. back.
These new releases of GTAV and GTA Online bring high-end PC visuals into the console experience with new graphics modes with up to 4K resolution, frame rates up to 60 frames per second, improved texture quality, HDR and ray-tracing options – as well as utilizing the latest console hardware technical advances for faster load times, immersive 3D audio, support for platform-specific features, and more.
Experience the intertwined stories of Franklin, Michael and Trevor through the sun-kissed metropolis of Los Santos and the wooded countryside of Blaine County in more detail than ever with incredible levels of visual detail.
The improvements of GTA 5 Nextgen
Choose from one of three new detailed graphics settings to tailor your gaming experience to what matters most to you. The fidelity mode is optimized for maximum visual quality and aims for 30 FPS. In this mode PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X support native 4K resolution with ray tracing enabled while Xbox Series S supports 4K augmented resolution.
The Performance mode is optimized for the most responsive gaming experience and aims for 60 FPS. In this mode PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X support increased 4K resolution while Xbox Series S supports 1080p resolution. Also, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X have the mode RT performance a hybrid of Fidelity and Performance modes that supports augmented 4K resolution with ray tracing enabled and aims at 60 FPS.
These new releases also offer general improvements including faster load times, increased population and traffic variety, higher vegetation density, better lighting quality through shadows, water reflections, and other elements. Plus, anti-aliasing, motion blur, new highly detailed explosions, fire and more.
There are also new levels of responsiveness with haptic feedback and dynamic resistance via adaptive triggers on the PlayStation 5’s DualSense wireless controller, adding new sensations to weather effects, directional damage, bumpy road surfaces, explosions and more. Platform-specific features also include immersive audio using Tempest 3D positional audio on PlayStation 5 and Spatial Sound on Xbox Series X | S.
The huge and unmatched GTA Online experience, with over 8 unprecedented years of game additions delivered in over 40 unique updates, will continue to evolve with the power of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X | S. This new generation of GTA Online includes a range of new vehicles and a new addition to the Los Santos Car Meet: Hao’s Special Works .
Hao’s Special Works includes upgrades to best-in-class vehicles, a new race class using specially modified vehicles and a weekly rotation of Hao’s Special Works Time Trials, along with a premium test drive, where you can get behind the wheel of these new ones. modified vehicles for free.
In addition to the access included as part of GTAV, GTA Online will now also be available for the first time as a standalone title for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X | S. Additionally, for the first three months of launch, GTA Online will be available for download and free maintenance for PlayStation 5 players, making it easier than ever for new players to experience everything GTA Online has to offer.
And new players may need more than just a gun in their belt to survive Los Santos, so we’re introducing a new crafting feature. career designed specifically for new players – or anyone who wants to restore their character and start over – to take the next step in the criminal underworld of Southern San Andreas. With this system, get a GTA $ 4,000,000 windfall to select essential items including company property, vehicles and weapons.
Additionally, GTA Online for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X | S offers an assortment of new quality of life improvements, including a newly designed introduction and tutorial for new players, a new front-end main menu that lets you Skip straight to Freemode, Shots, Races, Adversary Mode, the latest featured weekly event content, and more.
Story Mode and Character Transfers in GTA Online
PS4 and Xbox One players will be able to transfer both their GTAV Story Mode progress and their current GTA Online characters and progress to PS5 and Xbox Series X | S, or console platforms, with a one-time migration for each.
Starting today, players can begin transferring their progress to Story Mode by uploading a save to the Rockstar Games Social Club. To begin this process, log into GTAV on your current console account and go to the Game tab of the Pause Menu. From there, select the Load Save Game option. Please note that you can only store one game save per platform at a time and the game saves will remain available for download for 90 days.
Players with a Rockstar Games Social Club account will also be able to migrate their GTA Online character progress to PS5 or Xbox Series X | S on March 15th after loading the game on one of these new consoles. This migration includes any character, GTA $, progress, stats, vehicles, possessions, weapons, clothing, and player-created activities. *
Grand Theft Auto V and Grand Theft Auto Online will be available digitally on March 15 via the PlayStation 5 Console Store and the Microsoft Store, with pre-purchase and pre-load starting March 8, and physical versions arriving at April.