Crew Recruitment: The Rockstar Newswire Noticeboard

Posted on November 8 2013, 12:42pm | Author: R* Y | Filed Under: Social Club, Games

Crews have been a thriving feature in the Social Club community since the launch of Max Payne 3 and now with the arrival of Grand Theft Auto Online, we've witnessed recruitment efforts explode in Newswire comments and across Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and other sites and forums around the web.

To help aid your recruitment needs and to provide a proper on-topic destination for your Crew solicitation comments, we are introducing this new regular "Crew Recruitment" column here at the Rockstar Newswire as a special new companion piece to our longstanding Crew Cut series that highlights awesome Crew activity happening in the open world wild. Here we'll feature a new batch each time of select Crews we've seen on their membership drive hustle, and we also invite and encourage you to post a link to your Crew Page in comments below along with your best pitch to prospective new recruits about why your squad is the one worth aligning with. If you're a lone wolf looking for a GTA family, then this post and its comments section will be an ideal place to scroll through to find likeminded criminals, free roamers, street racers, gangsters, pranksters, sportsmen and warriors. Are you a large competitive Crew, looking to amass an army of followers to dominate on the Team Deathmatch Circuit? A group of motor heads and speed demons, looking to trick out your whips in the latest modifications to assure consistent first place wins? Are you a casual close-knit group of Free Roam hooligans, simply looking for your next laugh and a new way to put the physics and the unsuspecting pedestrians of Los Santos to the test?

We realize there are many styles and preferences from Crew to Crew - some coming together organically in an Online Playlist or lobby for the first time and teaming up with people they work well with, others have close ties from real life friendships and previous games, while some simply share a common interest. Nevertheless, having a close circle of people or large group of players you can call on to help you complete a difficult mission or stand your ground in a heated gun battle is just one benefit of being part of a Crew - along with the more practical perks of course such as Bonus RP for playing with your Crew mates or Crew Emblems to show solidarity amongst your ranks, as well as many others listed here

And to start in our inaugural Crew Recruitment noticeboard lineup here at the Rockstar Newswire, here are a dirty half-dozen motley Crews that are ready for action and open for enrollment:

donutguy12 is hoping you’ll join his crew, the Marvel Alliance. Nuff said? Can we get an official rivalry brewing with these guys?


"The legendary Crew "Marvel Alliance" continues to prosper. Have no fear though, you too can be a member. Free of charge. So that means all you gotta do is visit the link below and BAM! You're all set to go." 


Novacane_Sab feels a bit Giggity-Giggity-Goo about The Shockhers emblem.


"Looking for a laid back casual PS3 Crew with a sense of humour? Well look no further my friends! Join The Shockhers today! Best part of all NO LAME REQUIREMENTS! We are Mostly in the USA & have mics and are adults. We also have one of the very best emblems around baby!"


Mr.Voller wants you to know his "this thing of ours" outfit the Ditcham Crew is strictly business.

"DHMC is still recruiting and growing. Want to be part of an organised family where there's always something to do? Look the part of a Mafioso, too smart to kill. Work hard, play hard is the way to go, tear up the streets of LS by killing cops or robbing shops or doing bounties, with crews or on your own.

Join Ditcham Crew to show GTA Online what organised crime is all about on this game. PS3 ONLY. You're either one of US or another dead man walking!"



evilGrimReaperDe and the Reapers Chapter MC will be tolling the bell for the unlucky who cross their path on the roadways of San Andreas.


"Like motorcycles? - Want to get patched up, and ride with us 1%ers?
Join the Reapers Chapter Motorcycle Club (RCMC)
• At least 1 American-built motorcycle in your garage
• Attitude of teamwork (no noobs please)
• Biker 1%er patches (Crew emblem)"


TDS_tobias from The Devil Scorpion Crew show us that he and his cohorts have international appeal.


The Devil Scorpion est une team fun on est la plus pour déliré mais pas de joueurs en dessous de 20 ans merci ;) nous avons également un forum ou l'inscription est recommander . . . Merci et bonne soirer. PS: pour plus d'info ajouter moi sur psn avec un msg car sinon je ne serai pourquoi vous venez.



a_fine_mess is confident in The Devils Within's ability to go toe-to-toe with any size Crew.

"If you're looking for a Crew to join, why not join The Devils Within. We'll accept anyone (PS3). If you don't plan on making this Crew your active crew don't bother joining, we're looking for members who will actually play with us.

A Crew that plays together, grows together. 300 is just a number, we're as big as you want this Crew to be. This is a PS3 Crew Only."



Others like chrispypitts from The Dead Guys are taking a somewhat different approach at recruitment by making a Crew Recruitment video.

Feel free to share your story and what your Crew is about in the comments section below. We only ask that you please just don’t spam (meaning only post once, do not repost your recruitment message repeatedly) and please keep all such comments strictly on this and future Crew Recruitment articles. This is also the ideal opportunity to show off your Crew spirit with any fun group Snapmatic photos and any awesome gameplay videos you've made to show everyone why your squad is the place to be or the team to beat.

  • R* Aon November 8 2013, 1:31pmFlag
    Great to see so much enthusiastic Crew recruiting going on here in comments.

    Just a reminder though to please exercise proper decorum and do NOT copy/paste spam your recruitment message in comments. Please only post once a day or so and make a point to be switch up the messaging so it's not the same exact message as the previous one left. Those who copy and paste their message more than once or are posting too often may have their commenting privileges suspended. Thanks for understanding and best of luck with all your Crew membership drives!
  • EEFilmz1 hour, 22 minutes agoReplyFlag
    FUK$ has now gone public on the social media scene! Like & Follow as the masses come joining us FUK$ in GTAVO now into next year!(see below)


    Nice to see the crew grows while I sleep! That's how it works in Bodybuilding, train/eat/sleep/grow, and so we are Crewbuilding! I like it! - EEFILMZ crew leader - FUK$ (F United Kill Squad).
    • SGTDido3 hours, 57 minutes agoReplyFlag
      Please check out my crew. Just created it today. Long Live Mast Chief!
      • FoolishZom-b19 hours, 18 minutes agoReplyFlag
        Looking for a few ps4 crew members. Still have room for two to three more commissioners to help in the growth of Red Rat Soliders. Simple crew just out to have fun to get paid and to have each others back. Only rule there is at the moment is to not kill your fellow crew members. Check us out search Red Rat Soliders or for me FoolishZom-b on social club.

        Hoping to hear for you and either way have fun out there!
        • EvilTwin201422 hours, 44 minutes agoReplyFlag
          Looking to fool around (no homo) and make some friends with other people then join EvilNYGamers. Here are the rules:
          1. Have fun (no beef with anyone)
          2. Must have mic to communicate with others
          3. Must be 13+ (but dont be anoying pls)
          4. Anyvone can join male and female
          5. Must have ps3
          If you want to join send me a message on psn my name is EvilTwin2014.
          Thank You :)
          • pipgriff1 day, 3 hours agoReplyFlag
            come join my crew
            • XANGELOFDEATHXH1 day, 5 hours agoReplyFlag
              Joker's Funland MC is currently recruiting. We are looking for commissioners and someone to create a patch. First to come will be high representatives
              • PSNmadman1 day, 7 hours agoReplyFlag
                Grand Theft Auto V and Red Dead Redemption Crew. Events and Fun Weekly. Join Us To Join In The Fun! Lots of friendly members waiting... #RDRP
                • CJxISxBACK1 day, 16 hours agoReplyFlag
                  Hi im on Xbox one and are looking for a few players between level 40 and 60 to join the xXxDesertStormers crew. It's a fun fair crew all about making good friends and working as a team.
                  • manda351 day, 19 hours agoReplyFlag
                    Looking for a fun, mature, active crew no bull s**t xbox 360
                    • LjungelMike2 days, 2 hours agoReplyFlag
                      Sons of a Sith is looking for crew members, we take missions and heists ( if they ever come ) seriously.
                      Sometimes we also fool around and having fun killing and make stunts.
                      We are 4 members 25 to 48 years old, or young?
                      Playing for fun and not any activity demands.
                      This is a Xbox 1 only crew and we are Swedish , but like all swedes we speak English fairly good.
                      So......if you are a mature player. Become a prospect in Sons of a sith.
                      Looking forward to hear from you.

                      LjungelMike president of Sons of a sith.
                      • Slyder-X2 days, 3 hours agoReplyFlag
                        Join 'West World Warriors'. Here's why: You can get in on the ground floor of a crew that is built on loyalty. If you've ever had a crew member honk, and when you came out, they blew you away... then you know why this is the crew for you. Loyalty rewarded and members who abuse it... will be removed.
                        • manda352 days, 17 hours agoReplyFlag
                          Looking for an active and fun crew that does missions I'm pretty much on all day I have xbox 360
                          • ZeusBiscuit2 days, 23 hours agoReplyFlag
                            Newly formed crew looking for players to help build a strong clan which will become involved in crew battles. ALL leadership roles are currently open. Feel free to message me for more details on the BUFFALO NY HOOLIGANS (BNYH)... you dont have to be from Buffalo to appreciate an underdog team, help us be the comeback kids :p
                            • HHenchJudyDench3 days, 4 hours agoReplyFlag
                              Hi Guys, recruiting a new Crew ready for the new Heist update on PS4. The Crew is called Bellics Bank Robbers. Catchy I Know. Anyway, I am looking for people to join to have a casual laugh and to also play some serious GTA missions. Let me know what you guys think. Hopefully i will have some requests soon. Cheers guys!
                              • xTcBxTbonebager3 days, 5 hours agoReplyFlag
                                Recruiting for newly developed Xbox One crew called Mafia of Mayhem. Just recently started so do not have many requirements at the time. Only want players who are active, know how to old their own, act mature, and show great leadership qualities. Message if interested or for more information.
                                • Scottathus3 days, 23 hours agoReplyFlag
                                  Join my crew if you're looking to have some fun, there's only 3 of us at the minute, one on ps4, one on ps3 and one on Xbox but soon we'll all be on ps4 so if you want to join a crew to just have fun and play online with people then join the alabastics
                                • CREW WHERE NO ONE IS LEFT BEHIND!

                                  1. Are you getting tired of free roam "war zones" where psycho killers rule?
                                  2. During missions have you gotten flattened or killed by aggressive players?
                                  3. Ever join a mission and then get kicked out because of your rank or skill?

                                  Our crew, Mission Patriots is focused on building experience, making money and having fun. All members are treated with respect regardless of their skill or experience. Our way of playing missions is all about teamwork where everyone has a role to play and is able to contribute to the success. And most important of all, one of our goals is to start and finish each mission as a team where no member is left behind.

                                  You must be at least 18+ years old, be a team player and must not kill other crew members. Mics not required. (PS3/PS4)

                                  • FoolishZom-b4 days, 2 hours agoReplyFlag
                                    I'm looking for some PS4 crew members to join me and my Red Rat Soliders first few become my commissioners. We're small crew starting fresh. Only rule I would say is not to kill your fellow crew members. All jobs and heists are to be split evenly. We're just about having fun and hanging out and working together find me FoolishZom-b on social club or check us out Red Rat Soliders.
                                    • PixelFragment4 days, 4 hours agoReplyFlag
                                      Hey! Looking for crew members for a brand-new PS4 crew!

                                      We're looking for loyal, mature players (it doesn't matter if you're a low rank I'm the leader and I'm on rank 12). So don't hesitate and contact me!

                                      We are also respectful and we require the same from each and every member of our group.
                                      We do missions, races, TDM, Deathmatches and pretty much anything that's fun!

                                      Consider us:
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