Grand Theft Auto V Is Coming 9.17.2013

Posted on January 31 2013, 10:00am | Author: R* Q | Filed Under: Games

Dear all,
Today, we have an official release date to share with you: Grand Theft Auto V will arrive in stores on September 17, 2013.
We know this is about four months later than originally planned and we know that this short delay will come as a disappointment to many of you, but, trust us, it will be worth the extra time. GTAV is a massively ambitious and complex game and it simply needs a little more polish to be of the standard we and, more importantly, you require.
To all Grand Theft Auto fans, please accept our apologies for the delay, and our promise that the entire team here is working very hard to make the game all it can be. We are doing all we can to help ensure it will meet if not exceed your expectations come September – we thank you for your support and patience.
The GTA Team

  • R* Qon January 31 2013, 10:32amFlag
    Hey all, we understand many of you guys are disappointed with this news – unfortunately sometimes such delays are necessary in all forms of entertainment, and especially in the case of a game experience as massive and complex as GTAV. However this does not give you free reign to be abusive in comments. The general rules of common courtesy, decency and behavior as listed above the Comment Box still apply here, therefore anyone continuing to post abusive comments will have their privileges suspended.


    To those of you saying or seeing various conspiracy theories about there being some other ulterior motive for this delay, rest assured that they’re all nonsense – literally the only reason we’ve delayed the release is because we want the game to be as good as it needs to be.

    For those of you asking about the official box art, that will be coming out a bit later as well.

    Thank you all for understanding.
  • hotblood99on March 4 2015, 4:23amReplyFlag
    september 17 is my birthday
    • Luckychrmzon July 5 2014, 12:35amReplyFlag
      Thanks for the update, totaly understand gotta polish the game so its actually ready, thanks for choosing quality over quick cash cant wait to get my PC copy. love you rockstar!!!!
      • whiteskaterkid14on February 15 2014, 1:47amReplyFlag
        WHen is GTA 6 coming out. Loved GTA 5
        • Propagand9250on January 30 2014, 1:43pmReplyFlag
          When Grand Theft auto 5 coming for PC i can't wait anymore <3 <3 <3 !!! Please answer my question :))
          • decg007on January 2 2014, 8:13amReplyFlag
            • decg007on January 2 2014, 8:11amReplyFlag
              • SINHRQon September 16 2013, 1:37pmReplyFlag
       Found yeaaassssssssssssss so its true its coming 17september for pc out plss answer and pls yes ;d
                • dime5150on September 16 2013, 1:37pmReplyFlag
                  This was much worth it. Your games are always extremely high quality. I appreciate this as being apart of your vision and mission whenever you publish a game. Thank you.
                • SINHRQon September 16 2013, 1:32pmReplyFlag
                  Leute konnt ihr bitte mir sagen wann kommt gta v fur pc? oder kommt das garnicht? Peopel say me please when come gta v for pc or its don't gonna come out for pc please say me a answer
                  • shivamgtaon September 16 2013, 7:42amReplyFlag
                    my best wishes to rockstar games tommorow 17 is the day that we all looking for so that i wish that gta will become more bigger and better in future thank you rockstar games...................................
                  • Hellscrimon September 14 2013, 4:32pmReplyFlag
                    Rockstar, please give some information about the PC version! Are looking forward to a lot, very much!
                    • JackLalanneon September 14 2013, 1:48pmReplyFlag
                      PC ?
                      • JamieKugelmannon September 13 2013, 9:09pmReplyFlag
                        Looks like you guys at R* will be losing $5-12 billion dollars in PC sales :)
                      • djkultkingon September 13 2013, 3:29pmReplyFlag
                        PC Specs?
                        • Macabre_on September 12 2013, 8:41pmReplyFlag
                          • Tsag13on September 10 2013, 2:22pmReplyFlag
                            I would like R* to have a countdown now lol
                            • Caine10on September 10 2013, 10:24amReplyFlag
                              So the game is coming the next week. :) Good news.
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