You can go several hours in Grand Theft Auto IV before you get a gun. Soon after that, you’re blasting your way through shootouts with SWAT teams. But for those first few hours, you’re just some guy in Brooklyn, trying to make a new life. Read more...
In case your team of Phantom Thieves ever feel like moving onto crimes of a more tangible nature, here are a series of downloads that will let you run around Los Santos as Ann, Makoto, Yusuke and Joker. Read more...
Rockstar’s game are often called “open-world crime simulators,” but you could just as easily call Grand Theft Auto V “virtual tourism.” A new video compares a few of the locales in GTA V’s Californian facsimile to the real world using the Google Earth app, and the results reveal a game setting that feels close to […]
Adversary mode stunt tracks take it back to the original Grand Theft Auto. GTA Online’s new adversary mode, Tiny Racers, is now live. You don’t need to download anything, just switch on your console or PC and Rockstar has enabled the update. Hhold R1 on start-up to jump straight to a playlist. Tiny Racers courses […]
It’s no secret that Grand Theft Auto is Rockstar’s most popular game series ever, and it’s hard to believe that the game is already twenty years old. Yep, you read that right: the first Grand Theft Auto game was launched 20 years ago, in 1997. Show More Summary
Last month, the mod group known as.White announced “Red Dead Redemption V,” a project that would incorporate Red Dead’s map into Grand Theft Auto V. But soon after releasing a teaser trailer for the mod on Friday, the group decided to cancel the project. Read more...
Alas, a project to bring Red Dead Redemption to the PC using Grand Theft Auto 5 has come to a sad, yet predictable end. It appears developer Rockstar and publisher Take-Two didn't take the work of modding group White Team too seriously... Show More Summary
Those looking forward to the Red Dead Redemption map being modded into Grand Theft Auto 5 will be disappointed to learn the project has been cancelled. That’s according to the team at.White, which announced the unfortunate news regarding the Red Dead Redemption map project in a post on gtaforums yesterday. A video for the […]
Just like the team previously promised, Grand Theft Auto V will be heading towards an old-school style, given the new mode to arrive to GTA Online. Before switching to a traditional 3rd person perspective and becoming one of the most successful franchises in the entire world, the Grand Theft Auto game had the option of a top-down camera view. Show More Summary
Learning to code is always easier and more enjoyable when you're doing something fun with it. Programmer Harrison Kinsley decided that using Python to control a game of Grand Theft Auto 5 would be a pretty excellent way for intermediate users to get to grips with the language, as well as a few powerful libraries, such as OpenCV, used for real-time computer vision. More »
Before the series went polygonal with Grand Theft Auto III, the earlier games featured a top-down camera for all of its open-world crime action. Now, that perspective is returning for one of the modes in GTA V’s online mode. GTA: Online’s Tiny Racers update brings a top-down camera point-of-view to the the stunt races in […]
The latest game mode coming to Grand Theft Auto V is taking the series back to its roots. It's called Tiny Racers, and it shifts the entire game into a top-down perspective reminiscent of the first few games in the GTA series.
If Grand Theft Auto: Online's last big event, the sophomorically named Cunning Stunts, stoked a flame in your racing heart, next week's add-on might set it ablaze with nostalgia. For a few different reasons, no less. With April 25th's "Tiny Racers," the camera reverts to a top-down point of view like the GTA games of yore. Show More Summary
The original Grand Theft Auto and its first sequel employed a different viewpoint to the games we have today. Instead of being third-person, they went for a top down view due to hardware limitations of the time. PC's and consoles weren't...Show More Summary
If you are getting a bit bored with the conventional play of Grand Theft Auto 5 and GTA Online, then you might be interested in the upcoming Hot-Wheels-esque DLC Tiny Racers, coming on April 25. There aren't too many details yet, aside...Show More Summary
A new mode is coming to Grand Theft Auto Online next week, and it’s a nice nod to the original GTA games as it features a top-down view. Called Tiny Racers, the retro-inspired stunt racing mode in GTA Online looks very similar to the standard viewpoint from GTA 1 and GTA 2. As you can […]
Grand Theft Auto Online’s Tiny Racers update applies a little historical perspective to the game’s stunt racing, a callback to the series’ top-down origins. The update drops on April 25. Check out the trailer over at Rockstar Games’ website. Read more...
Grand Theft Auto Online is getting yet another new mode - and this time it will take the series back to its top-down origins. Tiny Racers is an obviously Micro Machines-inspired racing mode set to launch for GTA5's online portion on 25th April. It was just announced by Rockstar via the developer's official Twitter, which also shared our first look at gameplay: Read more…
The first Saints Row was a passable, if awkward Grand Theft Auto clone. Saints Row 2 is an honest-to-God classic. You can snag for free right now on GOG. Read more...
There are many life lessons to learn from Grand Theft Auto V. Most notably: How to pull off a successful heist while under pressure from a government agency. Or how to avoid a […] The post Self-Driving Cars Learn From the Best: GTA V appeared first on Geek.com.