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News: PS4, PS3 Versions of Grand Theft Auto V Get a New Radio Station in July

PS4, PS3 Versions of Grand Theft Auto V Get a New Radio Station in July

The Lab

The Lab, a Grand Theft Auto V radio station that was PC exclusive, is coming to consoles next month. It consists of songs from the game's original soundtrack, but remixed and repurposed by a slew of musicians from a variety of genres. Basically, if you've ever wanted Freddie Gibbs and Wavves on the same station, this is for you. We're big...

News: Grand Theft Auto Online Expands with Slick New Content on PS4, PS3

Grand Theft Auto Online Expands with Slick New Content on PS4, PS3

Ill as dope

While it's clear that Rockstar Games could charge for additional content in Grand Theft Auto Online, it's adopted a different model entirely, flogging optional Shark Cards for those who want them, while allowing everyone else to earn its riches of content for free. And starting next week, Los Santos will be taking delivery of a brand...

News: Rockstar Games Is Suing the BBC Over a TV Drama About Grand Theft Auto

Rockstar Games Is Suing the BBC Over a TV Drama About Grand Theft Auto

Game changer

BBC's planned television drama, currently titled Game Changer, is about the controversy surrounding Rockstar Games' Grand Theft Auto series. The plot follows the long dispute between Sam Houser, Rockstar's president, and Jack Thompson, the outspoken lawyer and critic who says that video games cause real world violence. Rockstar has now...

News: Take-Two CEO Denies That There Were Ever Plans for GTA V to Get Single Player DLC

Take-Two CEO Denies That There Were Ever Plans for GTA V to Get Single Player DLC

But the executive apparently misspoke

So, remember back when Rockstar Games said that Grand Theft Auto V would be getting some story-based DLC? Yeah, like a super long time ago? Turns out that never happened. Crazy, right? But when Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick was asked about any upcoming content in a recent earnings call, he seemed a bit dazed,...

News: Grand Theft Auto V Has Sold Five Million Units in the UK

Grand Theft Auto V Has Sold Five Million Units in the UK

Crime wave

We wonder how many hours UK gamers have spent hammering the X button to sprint in Grand Theft Auto V – it's got to be quite a lot, right? We may have reservations about the controls in Rockstar Games' open world opus, but there's no denying the title's overall quality – it's a stunning release that puts almost all other sandboxes to...

News: Time for Your Close Up! Grand Theft Auto V's Video Editor Expanding to PS4

Time for Your Close Up! Grand Theft Auto V's Video Editor Expanding to PS4

You're a tiger

You may have been jealously eyeing the various video clips and machinima that PC players have been creating for Grand Theft Auto V, and pondering whether you'll ever be able to join the fun. The good news, then, is that Rockstar Games is busy beavering away on a simplified version of the movie editing suite for the PlayStation 4 –...

News: Grand Theft Auto V's Graphics Haven't Been Intentionally Downgraded on PS4

Grand Theft Auto V's Graphics Haven't Been Intentionally Downgraded on PS4

It's just a bug

Alright, who mucked up Grand Theft Auto V's graphics? There'll be some nervous glances at Rockstar North today, as the developer has admitted that this week's "downgrade" story is actually due to a bug. Eagle eyed Reddit users were in uproar a few days ago when it emerged that the title's latest patch had stripped back several visual...

News: Grand Theft Auto V's Online Heists May Steal a Chunk of Your PS4's Hard Drive Space

Grand Theft Auto V's Online Heists May Steal a Chunk of Your PS4's Hard Drive Space

Trophies also out for anticipated update

Rockstar's being predictably cagey with regards to Grand Theft Auto V's forthcoming online Heists, so we're working with a bit of speculation this evening. Nevertheless, reports are rampant that the free update – due out on 10th March on the PlayStation 4 – will weigh in at around 4.8GB on the Xbox One,...

News: Grand Theft Auto V's Online Mode Is Getting More Than Just Heists

Grand Theft Auto V's Online Mode Is Getting More Than Just Heists

Come out to play

Grand Theft Auto V's forthcoming Heists update will add more than just multi-layered missions to the online component of Rockstar Games' incredibly popular open world. The developer has announced that three new competitive playlists will be added to the release, which will unlock as you progress through the abovementioned...

News: Rockstar Keeping Red Dead Redemption PS4 Holstered for Now, Reckons Pachter

Rockstar Keeping Red Dead Redemption PS4 Holstered for Now, Reckons Pachter

Studio won't jump the gun

Outspoken industry analyst Michael Pachter doesn't believe that you'll be seeing a new Red Dead Redemption release on the PlayStation 4 anytime soon, despite publishing overlord Take Two's incessant hints. Speaking with Gaming Bolt, he suggested that developer Rockstar Games would have announce

News: Grand Theft Auto V's Online Heists Finally Make a Getaway Next Month

Grand Theft Auto V's Online Heists Finally Make a Getaway Next Month

Dollar bills, y'all

After what seems like an absolute eternity, Rockstar Games has finally revealed a – hopefully – concrete release date for Grand Theft Auto V's highly anticipated online heists. Grand Theft Auto Online's most ambitious project yet will launch next month, on 10th March. The four player co-op activities promise to be...

News: UK Sales Charts: Grand Theft Auto V Sits Pretty at Summit

UK Sales Charts: Grand Theft Auto V Sits Pretty at Summit

Déjà vu

Zzzzz. Forget about the Green Day song Wake Me Up When September Ends, we're writing a new version, and it's called Wake Me Up When the UK Sales Charts Change. There are no surprises in this week's update, with Grand Theft Auto V, FIFA 15, and Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare all finishing at the top. Ubisoft trio Far Cry 4, The Crew, and...

News: Hopefully This Canis Canem Edit Video Will Bully Rockstar into a PS4 Sequel

Hopefully This Canis Canem Edit Video Will Bully Rockstar into a PS4 Sequel

Graphic design student schools the pros

While the mere prospect of going back to school is enough to give us nightmares, we could handle one more term if it meant that we got a Bully sequel. Rockstar's scholastic satire may not have been a commercial smash, but it offered a scathing commentary on dorm room life – and if this video by graphic...

News: UK Sales Charts: Grand Theft Auto V Holds Up Top Spot

UK Sales Charts: Grand Theft Auto V Holds Up Top Spot

Zzz

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has fallen from its perch atop the UK sales charts, with Grand Theft Auto V throwing it from its throne. Rockstar Games' sublime sandbox has enjoyed a resurgence of late due to the release of its PlayStation 4 port, and is likely to maintain momentum later in the month when the PC version is unleashed. To be...

News: Christmas Will Last Longer in Grand Theft Auto Online on PS4, PS3

Christmas Will Last Longer in Grand Theft Auto Online on PS4, PS3

The most wonderful time of the year

We hope that you enjoyed it, because Christmas is now more or less over for another year. While there's still New Year to look forward to, though, Rockstar Games is prolonging the seasonal spirit in Grand Theft Auto Online due to the ongoing PlayStation Network outage on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3. Aw,...

News: Grand Theft Auto V Says Happy Holidays with Festive Surprise on PS4, PS3

Grand Theft Auto V Says Happy Holidays with Festive Surprise on PS4, PS3

Seasonal fear

Christmas is a time of coming together, sharing, and... Well, shooting each other in the face if Grand Theft Auto V’s recently released ‘Festive Surprise’ is anything to go by. Available now for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, developer Rockstar Games’ surprise seasonal update adds a bunch of wintery content to...

News: Grand Theft Auto V's Online Heists Infiltrate PS4, PS3 in Early 2015

Grand Theft Auto V's Online Heists Infiltrate PS4, PS3 in Early 2015

The crew

The heists were the undeniable highlight of Grand Theft Auto V’s single player campaign, so it’s little surprise that Los Santos citizens have been screaming for this feature to make the jump into multiplayer. Fortunately, Rockstar Games has finally announced that the hotly anticipated Grand Theft Auto Online missions will launch in...