Grand theft Auto V


Grand Theft Auto V is a video game action adventure developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games, currently under development 5. The game takes place in the fictional city of Los Santos and its surroundings, in the fictional state of San Andreas, inspired by real cities of Los Angeles and California Sud4. An earlier version of the city of Los Santos was already present from one of the three cities included in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004).

According to Rockstar Games, Grand Theft Auto V is expected to be the largest open worlds they have created what day6. The game will mainly focus on « the pursuit of the dollar all-puissant7. » Video game especially attendu8, 9, Grand Theft Auto V was announced on 25 October 201110, the official trailer was released on 2 November 2011, a few days after the announcement formalizes the jeu11, 12.13.


Grand Theft Auto V features three characters that the player can embody and include Michael, Trevor and Franklin, criminals whose events are linked together on missions that are performed. During the missions, the player can switch between characters as they work as a team to accomplish their missions16.

Outside of missions, the player is free to play as the protagonist and he wants to explore the open world of the game, the fictional city of Los Santos, based in Los Angeles and its surrounding landscape, in this case, a transition « Google Earth style « is then enter another perspective17, 18.19. The player can engage in many recreational activities, or mini-games, such as golf, tennis, triathlon, BASE jumping among others.20, 17. In a manner similar to Grand Theft Auto IV, the entertainment can be friends with the main character, and only the system of appointment has been deleted. The character also has a range of weapons in addition to cars, bicycles, watercraft or aircraft that can take commande20.

Mobile phone, introduced in GTA IV, will be back, though many of its features have been changed. It will be mainly used for activities and will also provide access to false Internet. The game will have an economic system « alive and fun, » but it will be impossible to buy the player properties. The shooting system has meanwhile come « a long way » in terms of sensations and operation, and the system of close combat will be better than any title franchise20.


Grand Theft Auto V should take place in Los Santos (based largely fictional town of Los Angeles) and its surroundings. The city was already in the game Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, but at a smaller scale, partly because of technical limitations of the time, the game takes place in an entire state consisting of several towns and cities could not modeling and benefit from a level of detail as extensive as thereafter. Some neighborhoods were announced at the first trailer and include: Greater Los Santos, Los Puerta, The Greater Area Naranja and Vinewood4. Here, the playground should be greater than the former album and even Red Dead Redemption, which is also developed by Rockstar Games, GTA V is described in the official statement, as the game’s largest and most ambitieux4; map of Los Santos is shown in Game Informer as greater than those of GTA: San Andreas, GTA IV and Red Dead Redemption rĂ©unies18, 19.

The first trailer to discover several places known to the City of Angels or Santa Monica, which should appear in the game in the mangled names. We can then note the presence of landmark buildings such as Pershing Square (in), the Bradbury Building, California Plaza U.S. Bank Tower, the tower Mellon Bank Center, City Hall, 100 Wilshire Building, the Observatory or Griffith, bridges such as the 4th Street Bridge and the Vincent Thomas Bridge are also present. Finally, complete places seem to have been fully reproduced in the game such as Venice Beach, Sunset Boulevard or Mount Lee and the famous Hollywood sign