GTA Online, the multiplayer component of GTA 5 launched October 1, 2013. GTA Online was free to play for everyone who purchased a copy of GTA 5. GTA Online was enabled by a software download patch.
GTA Online World
GTA Online is a dynamic and persistent online world for sixteen players. The game will let you and friends team up to tackle missions, activities, and ambient events, as well as competing with others in more traditional game modes.The events of GTA Online take place before the events of GTA 5. Certain characters from the single-player campaign hold a prominent place in the GTA Online story and universe.
GTA Online players create a character and customize their appearance, stats, property and Vehicles. As characters gain experience, their Ranking and Reputation increase.
GTA Online contains an enormous number of interactive activities. Players will be able to take part in a scripted Story Mode, and step in and out at will to engage in interactive and multiplayer encounters.Players can engage in criminal Jobs with the assistance of other Crew Members. Crews can also join together to play Sports, compete in Races, and hang out.GTA Online also includes Deathmatch and Team Deathmatch modes.
Players in GTA Online will rank up by completing various Jobs. Getting kills while on a mission will also yield small amounts of RP. As players accumulate points, they will begin to level up.As you level up, players will begin unlocking more customization options available at the different stores found online. New weapons will become available also, allowing you to better outfit yourself for harder missions you may also obtain.
Players will be able to form Crews with other online players. Crews allow members to collaborate on crimes and activities and increase Reputation more efficiently.
Dynamic Events will occur across San Andreas in GTA Online. Among these are Crate Drops, supply crates full of wealth which drop from the sky and may be claimed or battled over by passersby. Armored Cars and stores will be available to rob, and some cars may be stolen for cash.
Player Properties can be purchased with online cash. Each player may own a single property at a time, with more expensive properties allowing more Vehicle Storage) and amenities.
GTA Online players may solicit Bounties against one another. Bounties are cash payments offered as reward for the execution of a rival.
ATMs and Cash
GTA Online players will have the opportunity to deposit their cash at ATM machines or from their cell phone, protecting their earnings from theft by other players.