Grand Theft Auto 5 Features

FeatureThe six-year story of GTA Online's long-vacant casino

The most-requested, most-rumoured location in GTA5 finally opens its doors today. What took so long?

FeatureRockstar's history of America

What do Rockstar games tell us about American history?

FeatureA brief history of drug use in video games

Tripping meatballs from Mario to Cyberpunk.

FeatureThe cops and roleplayers of GTA Online

Law and disorder in the virtual world.

FeatureThe video game pacifists

Why people play without killing.

FeatureAll work and no play

In praise of video game rest.

FeatureGTA 5's endless tapestry

Shall I project a world?

Digital FoundryWhat does it take to run GTA 5 at 1080p60?

Digital Foundry on the cost of entry to the best PC experience.

FeatureGTA 5's weird endgame

More money, more problems.

Digital FoundryHas Rockstar really downgraded GTA 5?

UPDATE: Patch 1.10 out now: "fixes graphical issues on PS4 and Xbox One introduced after Title Update 1.08".

FeatureHave GTA's Heists been worth the wait?

First impressions of Grand Theft Auto Online's biggest scores.

FeatureRich Stanton on: GTA's growing pains

The tone problem in Rockstar's classic series.

Digital FoundryGrand Theft Auto 5: deconstructing the remaster

Digital Foundry's forensic breakdown reveals radical improvements from one console generation to the next.

Feature"The reality is we're not really interesting"

As GTA 5 launches on PS4 and Xbox One, we talk with two former veteran Rockstar North developers about their time at the secretive super studio.

FeatureGrand Theft Auto 5, one year on

Los Santos mirrors the world as you want to see it, writes Simon Parkin

Digital FoundryGTA 5's next-gen grass compared

Foliage is more abundant on PS4, but how much of an impact does it really make?

FeatureThe joys of GTA Online

How GTA5's multiplayer mode is the game at its very best.

Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Grand Theft Auto 5

UPDATE: PS4 and Xbox One compared in new frame-rate stress test.

FeatureThe best games of 2014 are actually from 2013 - and that's okay

Why the flood of remasters and remakes should be embraced.

Digital FoundryTech Analysis: Grand Theft Auto 5 on PS4

Digital Foundry compares the reveal trailer with PS3 footage, making some remarkable discoveries.

FeatureDevelopers' Games of 2013

CD Projekt! Blow! Bithell! Molyneux! More!

Digital FoundryGrand Theft Auto 5 time-lapse: world in motion

Digital Foundry's video showcase on the culmination of Rockstar's current-gen world simulation.

FeatureGTA Online: Rockstar ate my gangster

Is the troubled multiplayer mode worth persevering with?

FeatureMapping Los Santos

The story of the fans who cracked Grand Theft Auto 5's secrets, and how they did it.

Digital FoundryStreaming issues hit PSN digital version of Grand Theft Auto 5

Video demonstrates why the disc release is better.

FeatureIs the most disturbing scene in GTA 5 justified?

Video and analysis of the scene everyone will talk about.

FeatureWhy Grand Theft Auto 5 has to be a comedy

It's the only genre left standing.

FeatureWhy a world in crisis needs GTA now more than ever

GTA holds a mirror up to the world. We need that mirror.

FeatureTrends of 2013: The golden tail

New hardware won't detract from the joys the old machines will give us this year.

FeatureDevelopers' Most Anticipated Games of 2013

BioShock! GTA5! The Last of Us! Beyond!

FeatureLost Humanity 12: Zero Contribution

It would be too easy to believe incorrect reports that the Scottish games industry has no value, argues Rab Florence.

FeatureBowling for Liberty

From the archive: Why GTA4's Roman Bellic is one of the greatest video game characters of all time.