Grand Theft Auto 5

Grand Theft Auto 5 News for Xbox 360

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Grand Theft Auto Online is live now on Xbox 360, can confirm. The PlayStation 3 version is also reported to be live.

Players can access the online multiplayer mode by downloading a 59MB Title Update for GTA 5 and selecting the fourth character on their character selection wheel.

GTA Online is a 16-player multiplayer mode that lets players team up to take on heists, challenge others in races, or engage in shoot-outs.

Players are also able to purchase properties, vehicles and weapons using in-game money, or purchase microtransaction cash packs to boost their bank balance.

Rockstar has previously warned that players should expect to find "crashes, glitches and crazy bugs" in the first few weeks of launch while it tweaks the service.

Rockstar is working around the clock to resolve GTA Online launch issues.

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Slender_Man_co's Avatar


Well I'm logging on now and my character disappeared :/

Logged a ticket, I hope I get him back!
Posted 17:44 on 01 October 2013
tvr77's Avatar


Tried several times through the day but each time my session just times out without seeing any gameplay at all. Giving up now, ill try again in a few days, i still have plenty of story to be getting on with anyway.

I did manage to create a character but the menus and the ideas for doing this are pretty rubbish tbh.
Posted 17:30 on 01 October 2013
Slender_Man_co's Avatar


Keeps telling me to start the race but the blue circle isn't there so I can't start it. So I just start trouble then run from the cops, levelling my guy up for now.
Posted 15:28 on 01 October 2013
FantasyMeister's Avatar


On 360 it works erratically, initially the Rockstar cloud save server couldn't be accessed, after that it seems to be pot luck whether missions will instantly fail after starting them, but if you just want to steal a car and do a few stickups all that side of things seems to be working fine. I'm sure it'll eventually get better.
Posted 15:09 on 01 October 2013


Just tried getting on and, unsurprisingly, no success. I created my character and then I continued to time out. I'll try again later, but I'm not expecting success.
Posted 15:04 on 01 October 2013
Whitewolf's Avatar


1 million people trying to go online dont quite work
Posted 14:18 on 01 October 2013
Ash0179's Avatar


You can download the up date on ps3 and xbox but on ps3 it keeps coming up that its keeps failing to join the host
Posted 12:40 on 01 October 2013
Freekill's Avatar


Update is now live as of 12pm on the dot. taking me about 10mins on 10mbp/s
Posted 12:12 on 01 October 2013


1.01 update that's 39MB in size.

Huh. Hope this works.
Posted 12:09 on 01 October 2013
Freekill's Avatar


Not on ps3 as of yet in UK however it is not yet 12.
Posted 11:43 on 01 October 2013
Clockpunk's Avatar


Hoody hoo, just loading it up right now on 360! ^_^
Posted 11:35 on 01 October 2013
chrisno21's Avatar


Being only 35% through the story, by the time I've finished this'll be stable!
Posted 11:18 on 01 October 2013
Whitewolf's Avatar


i bet we will have to wait till 12
Posted 11:15 on 01 October 2013
Duckman0121's Avatar


No ps3 version at the moment :/
Posted 11:13 on 01 October 2013

Game Stats

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Release Date: 18/11/2014
Developer: Rockstar
Publisher: Rockstar
Genre: Action
Rating: PEGI 18+
Site Rank: 7 1
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