It had been weeks since this had been known unofficially. The thing is now official. The three major episodes of Grand Theft Auto released during the PS2 era will soon be back on current machines. And according to Rockstar Games, it will not be a question of a simple compilation of ports here.
Rockstar Games is coming to formalize the upcoming release of GTA: The Trilogy – Definitive Edition. Once again, the leaks and other rumors were true. As expected, this is the compilation of Grand Theft Auto III, Vice City and San Andreas. And this compilation is intended for modern machines.
According to initial information released by Rockstar, the three games included here have benefited from improvements “at all levels. “Editor speaks”graphics improvements and gameplay modernization. “But we should not expect a complete graphic overhaul a priori. Indeed, Rockstar indicates that the three GTAs will retain their”classic look. “
Coming back to the platforms concerned, the American publisher announces a release on PS5, Xbox Series X | S, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and on the Rockstar Games Launcher available on PC. And this marketing will take place before the end of the year. IOS and Android devices will have to wait until the first half of next year.
GTA for everyone, everywhere, all the time
Rockstar indicates in passing that the original versions of these three GTAs will be removed from the various virtual stores next week. The publisher certainly seeks to avoid confusing consumers. And direct interested gamers to Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition.
At this time, no in-game footage from this compilation has been shown. Rockstar has also not quoted the sale price of Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition. And nothing has filtered as to a possible boxed version of the compilation. However, the publisher promises to reveal more in the coming weeks. With the end of the year fast approaching, he should not be long in answering all these questions.
What do you think of this announcement? Do you plan to get this compilation? If so, on which platform? Are you surprised that it is available on Switch? Empty your bag in the comments below.