Grand Theft Auto (GTA) 5 is currently one of the most popular open world games in the world. Rockstar Games will launch its new-gen version of GTA 5 for the PS5 and Xbox Series X | publish S later this month. For Xbox owners, this might be the best time to get the new version, which is heavily discounted at 50 percent. Also read: Microsoft sets up another data center in Hyderabad
According to a Microsoft list discovered by journalist Ben T, GTA 5’s story mode will be discounted by 50 percent through June 14 for Xbox users. This discount also applies to the new generation of GTA 5, which will be released on March 15th. Also read – Microsoft, EA, Epic Games, Activision Blizzard stand with Ukraine; Sales and service suspended in Russia
This will be a great deal for PlayStation users considering it’s free online so getting the story mode alongside it will likely be very cheap. Also read – Russia-Ukraine conflict: How tech companies are helping people in Ukraine
— Ben T (@videotech_) March 7, 2022
It’s not clear if the deal will also be made available to PlayStation owners. Ben T’s follow-up tweet appears to be a speculation that Rockstar could strike a similar deal for PlayStation owners. So far, no such deal has been announced for the PlayStation. Note, however, that GTA Online will be made available to PS5 players for free for the first three months on the platform.
GTA 5 has maintained a constant pace of sales for almost a year, and with the release of the new-gen version, we expect sales to increase.
GTA 5 Expanded and Enhanced New-Gen Version is scheduled for release on March 15th. It will be available in two versions: story and multiplayer. The game also comes with three graphics settings options for the PS5 and Xbox Series X, maximizing the new hardware for upscaled 4K and ray-traced graphics at 60 frames per second.