Grand Theft Auto V is an action-adventure game from 2013, developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games. This is the first major entry in the Grand Theft Auto Series 2008. Grand Theft Auto IV. Set in the fictional state of San Andreas, located in Southern California, a player’s story traces three criminals and their attempts to commit a temporary theft under pressure from government agents and powerful criminal figures. The open world design allows players to roam freely in the open state of San Andreas and the fictional city of Los Santos, located in Los Angeles.
The game is played from a third-person or first-person perspective, and the world is steered on foot or in a vehicle. The player controls three main characters in each single player and switches between them, both during and outside the mission. This story focuses on the sequence of robberies and many missions involve shooting and controlling gameplay. The “run-off” system regulates the aggression of law enforcement against players who commit crimes. Grand Theft Auto Online, a multiplayer online game mode, allows up to 30 players to be included in a variety of different modes for cooperative and competitive games.
The development of the game began immediately after the release of Grand Theft Auto IV and has been shared with several Rockstar studios worldwide. The development team was influenced by many of their previous projects, such as Red Dead Redemption and Max Payne 3, and the game around the three main characters was designed to innovate in the basic structure of its predecessor. Most of the development is about creating an open world, and several team members conduct field research around California to make recordings for the design team. The game’s soundtrack features original scores composed by a team of producers who have been collaborating for many years. It was released in September 2013 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, in November 2014. for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and in April 2015 for Microsoft Windows.
Widely traded and highly anticipated, the game broke sales records in the industry and became a best-selling entertainment product in history, generating $ 800 million in its first day and $ 1 billion in its first three days . It received widespread acclaim, with praise for the design of many of the main characters, the open world, the presentation and the gameplay. However, this has sparked debates about depicting violence and women. Considered one of the most significant titles for seventh and eighth generation console games and among the best video games ever made, this game won end-of-year awards, including the Game of the Year award from several publications game. It is the second best-selling video game ever with over 120 million copies shipped and one of the most successful entertainment products ever, with revenues of around $ 6 billion worldwide.