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Rockstar Announces GTA V Release Date for PS4, Xbox One and PC

Grand Theft Auto V, aka GTA V, will launch on Nov. 18 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4, with the PC version following up in Jan. 27 of next year, Rockstar Games today announced.

The next-gen releases will include the original version of the game along with “major visual and technical upgrades”. These new features include new weapons and activities along with environmental additions such as dynamic weather effects and more dense flora and fauna.

Rockstar also revealed that gamers who pre-order GTA V will receive $1,000,000 in-game bonus cash divided between GTA Online and the game’s story mode. Returning players will be able to migrate their saved data–along with their GTA Online characters–to the PS4 and Xbox One flavors.

GTA Online will receive some upgrades on next-gen platforms, Rockstar affirms. The player count will be boosted to include up to 30 players in the online mode for Xbox One and PlayStation 4, and all previous and existing updates and content will be available for the new platforms upon launch.

To compliment the news Rockstar has released a new GTA V trailer called “A Picket Fence and a Dog Named Skip” which can be found below.