Grand Theft Auto V
Grand Theft Auto V is an action adventure video game developed by Rockstar North and Published by Rockstar Games. It was released in September 2013 for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, in November 2014 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox one, and in April 2015 for Microsoft Windows. It is the first main entry I the Grand Theft Auto series 2008’s Grand Theft Auto IV set fictional state of San Andreas, based on South California, then single player story follows three criminals and their efforts to commit heists while under pressure form government agency. The Open World design lets players freely roam San Andreas’ open countryside and the frictional city of Los Santos, based on Los Angeles.
Developers: Rockstar North
Publisher: Rockstar Games
Producers: Leslie Benzies and Imran Sarwar
Designers: Leslie Benzies and Imran Sarwar
Programmer: Adam Fowler
Artist: Aaron Garbut
Writers: Dan Hoser, Rupet Humphries and Michael Unsworth
Composers: Tangerine Dream, Woody Jackson,The Alchemist and Oh No
Series: Grand Theft Auto
Paltforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Microsoft Windows
Release: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 17th September 2013
PlayStation 4 and Xbox One 18th November 2014
Microsoft Windows 14th April 2015
Premium Online Editon 20th April 2018
Genre: Action Adventure
Modes: Single-player and Multi Player
The game played from either a third person or first person perspective and its world is navigated on foot or by vechicle. Players control the three lead protagonists throughout Single-player and switch between then during and outside missions. The story is centred on the heist sequences, and many missions involving shooting and driving gameplay. A”Wanted” system governs the aggression of the law enforcement response to players who commit crimes. Grand Theft Auto online, the game’s online multiplayer mode, let’s upto 30 players engage in a variety of different co-operative and competitive game modes.
Development of Grand Auto V began soon after Grand Auto IV’s release and was shared between many of Rockstar’s studios worldwide. The Development he drew influence from many of their previous projects such as Red Dead Redemption and Max Payne e, and designed the game around three lead protagonists to innovate k the core structure of its predecessors. Much of the development work constituted the open world’s creation, and several team members conducted field research around California to capture footage for design team. The Game’s soundtrack features an original score composed by a team of producers who collaborated over several years.
Extensively marketed and widely anticipated, the game broke industry sales records and became the fastest selling entertaintment product in the history, earining US $800 million its first day and and US$1 billion in its do three days. It received widespread critical acclaim, with praise directed and its multiple protagonist design, open world, presentation and gameplay. However, it causes controversies related to its depiction of women and a mission featuring torture during a hostage and interrogation. Considered one of seventh generation console gaming’s most significant titles and among the best game ever made, it win year-end accolades including game of the year award from several Game publications.It is the third best selling video fame of all time with over 90 million copies shipped, and is the most successful financial entertainment product of all time, with over Us$6 billion in the worldwide revenue.
Grand Theft Auto V is an action adventure game played from either a first-person or third-person perspective. Player complete missions-linear scenarios with set objectives-to progress through the story. outside of the missions, players and may freely roam the open world. Composed of the San Andreas open countryside area and the fictional city of Los Santos, the world is much larger in the area then earlier entries in that series. It may bye fully explored after the game’s beginning without restiction, although story progress unlock more gameplay content.
Players use melee attacts, firearms and explosives to fight enemies, and may run, jump, swim or use vechicles to navigate the world. To accommodate the map’s size, the game introduces vechicle types absent in its predecressors Grand Theft Auto IV, such as fixed wing aircraft. I’m combat, auto aim and cover system may be use as assistantance against enemies. Should players take damage, their health meter will gradually regenerate to its halfway point. Players respawn at hospitals when their health deplets. If players comit crimes, law enforcement agencies may respond as indicated by “wanted”meter in the head up display(HUD). Stars displayed on the meter indicate the current wanted level(for exmple, at the maximum five-star level, police helicopter and SWAT teams swarm to leathlly dispatch players.) Law enforcement officers win search for player who leave the wanted vicinity. The meter enters a cool down more and eventually recedes when players are hiden from the offficers’ line of sight that displays on the minimap.
The single player mod let players to control three characters: Michael De Santa, Trevor Philips and Franklin Clinton criminals whose stories intee connect as thet complete missions. Some missions are completed with only one character and other features two or three. Outside the missions, players may switch between character at by directional compass on the HUD. The Game may switch characters automatically due the mission to complete certain objectives. A character’s compass avtar will flash red if he is in danger and needs help, and the flash white if he has strategic advantage. Thought players completes mission as any I the three protagonists, the more difficult heist missions required aid from AI-controlled accomplices with unique skill sets like computer hacking and driving. If an accomplice survives a successful heist they take a cut from cash reward and may be available for later missions with improvements to their unique strategies; in holdup mission, players may either stealthily subdue civilians with an incapacitating agent or conspicuously storm storm venue with guns drawn.
A character has a set of eight skillsthat represent their ability in certain area such as shooting an driving. Through skills improve through play, each characters has skill and expertise by default (i.e Trevor’s flying skill). The eight “special” soil determines the effectiveness in performing an ablility that is a unique to each character. Michael enters bullet time in combat, Franklin shows down time while driving, and Trevor deals twice as much damage to enemies while taking half as much in combat. A meter of each character’s HUD depletes when an ability is being used and regenerates when players perform skilful actions (for example, Drifting in vechiles as Franklin or performing headshots as Michael).
While free roaming the game world, playerss may engage in context-specific activities such as scuba diving underwater or BASE jumping cia parachute. We character has smartphoen for contacting friends, starting activities and accessing an in game Internet. The internet let players trade in stocks via stocks market. Players may purchase garage and business, upgrade the weapon and vechiles I each character’s arsenal and customise their appearance by purchasing outfits, haircuts and tattoos.
Plot of GTA V
Michael Townley, Trevor Philips, and Brad Snider partake in a botched robbery in Ludendorff, North Yankton. Nine years later, Michael is living under witness protection with his family in Los Santos, under the alias Micheal de Santa. Accross town, gangbanger Franklin Clinton is working for corrupt Armenian car salesman and meets Michael while attempting to fraudulently repossess his son’s car; the two later becomes friends. While Michael found his wife sleeping with her tennis coach, he and Franklin chase the couch to a mansion, which Michael distroy in anger. The owner turns out to becthe girlfriend of Martin Madrazo, a mexican drug lord who demands compensation to avoid further violence. Michael returns to life of crime to obtain the money, enlisting Franklin as an accomplice. With the help of Michael’s old friend Lester, a crippled hacker, they perform jewellery shop heist to pay off the debt. Trevor, who now love in trailer park on the outskirts of Los Santos and belives Michael was killed in their failed robbery k, heads of the heist and reliases that it was Michael’s handwriting and reunit with him after down traking his home.
The personal lives of the protagonists begin to spiral out of control. Michael’s increase erratic behaviour promotes to leave his family, and when he become movie producer at flim studio Richards Majestic, he comes into conflict with Devin Weston, self made billionaire venture capitalist and Corporate raider who recent after his attempts to shout down the studio are thwarted by Michael and his lawyer dies in an accident. Franklin rescues his friend Lamar Davis from gangster and former friend Harold “Stretch” Joseph, who repeatedly attempts to kill Lamar to prove himself to his new brethren. Trevor’s reckless efforts to consolidate his control over various black markets in Blaine Country are him saying was against The Lost outlaw motorcycle club, several Latin American street gangs, rival meth dealers, hillbillies, private security firm Merryweather, and Traid kingpin del Cheng.
Federal Investigation Bureau (FIB) agent Dave Norton and Steve Haines contact Michael and demand that he left a series of operation to undermine a rival agency, the International Affairs Agency(IAA). Under Steve’sdirection and with Lester’s help, they attack an armoured convoy carring funds intend for IIA and at experimental Chemical weapons from an IIA controlled Lab. As Steve comes under increasing scrutiny, he forces Michael and Franklin to erase any evidence being used against his form FIB servers. Michael take opportunity to wipe the data on his own activities, destroying Steve’s leverage over him. Michael, Trevor, Franklin, and Lester start planning their most daring feat ever: raiding the Unique Depository’s gold bullion reserve.
Michael Reconciles with his family. However, Trevor discovers that Brad was not imprison as led to believe, but killed during the Heist and buried in the grave market for Michael. Trevor’s feeling of betrayal cause friction within the group and Dave are betrayed by Steve and become caught in a Mexican standoff between the FIB, IIA and, Merryweather, Trevor, Feeling that he is the only one that has the right to kill Michael, comes to their aid. Despite not forgiving Michael, Trevor agrees to perform the unique Depository heist and part ways with him afterwards.
The heist is completed successfully, but Franklin is then approached Separatelyby Steve and Dave, who content thay Trevor is a liability, and Devin, who wants retribution for Michael’s betrayal. Franklin has three choices: Kill Trevor, Kill Michael or attempt to save both in the suicide mission. Should Franklin choose to kill either Michael or kill Trevor, he ceases contact with the man he spares and returns to his old life. otherwise, the trio withstand an onslaught from the FIB and Merryweather before going on to kill Steve, Streach, Wei, and Devin. Michael and Trevor reconcile, and the three cease working together but remains friend.
Development of GTA V
Rockstar North began to develop Grand Theft Auto V in 2009, Following Grand Theft Auto IV’s release. Development was conducted by team of more than 1,000 people including Rockstar North core team and staff from parent company Rockstar Games’ studios around the world. The proprietary Rockstar AdvancedGame Engine(RAGE) was overhauled for the game to improve it’s draw distance rendering capabilities. The Euphoria and bullet software handle additional animation and rendering tasks. Having become familiar with the PlayStation3 and Xbox360 hardover times, Rockstar found they were able to push the console’s graphical capabilities further than in previous Games. Analyst estimations place the game’s combined development and marketing bug at at more than GB£170 million (US$265 million), which would make it the most expensive game ever made at that time.
The Open world was modelled on Southern California and Los Angeles, andits design and in the game render constituted much of the game’s early work. The key members of the game world production team tool filed research trips throughout the region and documented their research with pho and video footage. Google maps projections of los Angeles were used by the team to help design Los Santos road networks. To reflect and reproduce Los Angeles’ demographic spread, the developers studies the census data and watched documentaries an the city. Thecteam considered creating open world the most technically demanding aspect of the game’s production