Grand Theft Auto V’s (also known as GTAV) arrival on Next-Gen consoles such as PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S has been delayed to March 2022.
Rockstar Games officially announced the delay of GTAV via a trailer which was unveiled at Sony’s PlayStation Showcase on Thursday, the previous launch date of this game on PS5 and Xbox Series X/S was November 11th, 2021.
“Rockstar Games promises that these next-gen incarnations of Grand Theft Auto V will include technical and graphical improvements, including better performance when driving a select number of vehicles in GTA Online. In addition, the standalone version of Grand Theft Auto Online will be free-to-play for the first three months on PlayStation 5, before a paid standalone title later in 2022.”Reported by WindowsCentral.com
As per NotebookCheck, this does not look good for those who are eagerly waiting for the GTA 6 release.
“This is a major disappointment for fans of the popular multiplayer mode of GTA V, which is just called GTA Online. Before the delay was officially announced, gamers expected the next-gen 4K upgrade for GTA 5 to arrive later this year. But it is also bad news for players who are anxiously waiting for the announcement and release of GTA 6.”Written by NotebookCheck.net
“Grand Theft Auto on PS5 and Xbox Series X|S is now slated to arrive in March 2022 as opposed to November 11, 2021.”Gamespot said on Twitter with a sad emoji.
In the meantime, have a look at the new unveiled trailer of GTAV which is coming on PS5 and Xbox Series X/S below.