GTA Online Update: Free Deathmatch & Race Creators this Week, Capture Mode and More on the Way

Posted on December 9 2013, 1:06pm | Author: R* Q | Filed Under: Social Club, Games


With this week’s Race Creator tool, Craft your most challenging and intense GTA Online Races – in the streets, skies and waterways of Los Santos & Blaine County. Then share with the community to see who can best your bespoke Race.

Get ready for lots of new content updates for Grand Theft Auto Online, beginning with the launch of the free Deathmatch and Race Creators tool coming this week. Here's a look at what’s on the way in the weeks ahead...

Deathmatch & Race Creators Beta
 
This week, we will give you the first chance to build your own content in GTA Online (and play content others have made) with the release of the Deathmatch & Race Creators Beta. With access to some of the same tools as our own game design and development team, you can craft your own custom blood-soaked gunfights, high-octane street races, screaming jet dogfights and more. You’ll also be able to publish your original Deathmatches and Races via the Rockstar Games Social Club for the whole community to discover, download, play, rate and share. Players can create and customize Jobs for the following modes: 
 
  • Deathmatch 
  • Team Deathmatch
  • Race
  • GTA Race
  • Rally Race


Lift the goods from your rivals, then make a clean break for your home base in the all new free Capture mode and Jobs update coming this month to GTA Online.


We’re planning on regularly reviewing some of the best community-created content to recognize and distinguish them as Rockstar Verified Jobs, shared out to the entire GTA Online community. The Deathmatch and Race Creators will come to you via a free update, and you’ll need to have a Social Club account that is linked to your Xbox Live Gamertag or PlayStation Network ID to use them. The Creators are in Beta so please help us iron out any flaws and bugs via the GTA Online email address.
 
We expect the Creators Beta to become available as soon as tomorrow, December 10th. Look for an official release announcement here at the Newswire. 
 


The hunter and the hunted – the entire open world is your battleground as you war against enemy teams for coveted contraband in Capture mode.

Capture
 
Also in December, we will introduce possibly our favorite competitive team mode, Capture. A proper GTA twist on classic capture the flag, Capture mode brings territory infiltration and a new form of team-versus-team treachery into GTA Online. Up to four squads battle to steal contraband, trucks, buses or whatever from opponents' bases using high-speed vehicles, explosive weaponry and cunning teamwork. Craft, cooperation and team tactics are key. The free Capture update will bring a host of new jobs to GTA Online, accessible via the open world and also directly through your phone.  Capture is broken down into four variations - ‘Raid’, ‘Contend’, ‘Hold’ and ‘GTA’ – we will give you full details on each of these next week.
 
Coming in 2014
 
Expect big things in both Grand Theft Auto Online and Grand Theft Auto V next year including:
 
GTA Online Heists. We know many of you in the GTA Online community are super excited for the debut of co-operative Heists. Heists are currently in development and we are working very hard to get them as polished and as fun as they can be. Stay tuned for much more detail in the New Year.
 
GTAV Story Mode Updates. For those ready to jump back into the story of Grand Theft Auto V, we have big plans for substantial additions in 2014 continuing Michael, Franklin and Trevor's action, mayhem and unexpected adventures in Southern San Andreas.
 
Plus much more still to be announced. 
 
Look for all the latest updates on Grand Theft Auto V and GTA Online here at the Rockstar Newswire, and follow us on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Instagram.
 

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  • SimplyWinteron March 19 2016, 7:10pmReplyFlag
    GTAV Story Mode Updates.... What happened to those?
    • HaegarrNCon June 11 2016, 4:10pmReplyFlag
      @SimplyWinter What happened is that they're making so much money from GTA Online that they need to throw out new items to buy so they can drive up shark card sales. Rockstar has no interest in making a single player DLC anymore.
  • 123345678909oiyhon March 12 2016, 10:53amReplyFlag
    hi from 2016
    • GTAonlineNewson March 6 2016, 5:36pmReplyFlag
      Over 2 years later, dont mind me im just chilling waiting for story dlc that's coming in 2014

      Someones date and time is incorrect
      • Costyiiicon December 9 2015, 4:13pmReplyFlag
        Screw online.Anyway you can't beat games like wow.Deal with it
        • Costyiiicon December 9 2015, 4:11pmReplyFlag
          "story mode updates"
          Ye sureee Rockstar,sureee
          • DivaldoCruzon September 19 2015, 6:00pmReplyFlag
            Ja estamos em Setembro de 2015 e a DLC do modo história nada!Rockstar esqueçam o modo online, pois nos gostamos mesmo é do modo história
          • duk_leonon September 16 2015, 12:39pmReplyFlag
            "GTAV Story Mode Updates. "

            Don't mind me, just want to remind you it's September 2015 now !

            • yadekulon August 14 2015, 12:49amReplyFlag
              Sooo, about those new adventures for Franklin, Trevor and Michael you were telling us about...you seem to have gone quiet on us there Rockstar? Don’t be shy. Feel free to share more info. I’m sure you’ll feel a lot better if you just tell us whether it’s still happening or not ;)
              • duk_leonon May 19 2015, 12:31amReplyFlag
                "GTAV Story Mode Updates. For those ready to jump back into the story of Grand Theft Auto V, we have big plans for substantial additions in 2014 continuing Michael, Franklin and Trevor's action, mayhem and unexpected adventures in Southern San Andreas."

                I don't think we have this yet.
                • Reicito_Eon April 9 2015, 4:14pmReplyFlag
                  Hello from, 2015
                  • windchanteron November 1 2014, 10:54pmReplyFlag
                    been dine with this game for months even if they do come out with heists soon i probably wont be mplaying like most people ive moved on to other things
                    • Antonio_RDRon October 14 2014, 3:53pmReplyFlag
                      I look forward to the DLC story that probably have been delayed to 2015.
                    • papif5on June 10 2014, 11:28amReplyFlag
                      nice
                      • william1706on May 24 2014, 6:11pmReplyFlag
                        add new polls super cars and guns :)
                        • K1988LAon May 13 2014, 8:26pmReplyFlag
                          I wanna see some like...Prologue type missions for the single player or even...Epilogue type missions for the game.
                          • BERNAARD010on April 23 2014, 5:08amReplyFlag
                            AMPHETAMINE RACERS!!

                            http://rsg.ms/1mxVVOa

                            2 mile lap race. GTA Style.

                            Try it, like it, bookmark it, play it.
                            • Guest00on February 22 2014, 1:33pmReplyFlag
                              Underdogs00 looking to recruit
                              • crapper099on February 22 2014, 11:37amReplyFlag
                                Dlc waer is it u need 2 stap it up 78% new DLC XBOX 360
                                And the house
                                • gimpaeon February 10 2014, 8:44pmReplyFlag
                                  I Like What You've Done With The game. It's Remarkable What GTA has come to, It's Different To Actualy Play it online Then Just Run around on Storymode. There Has been 1 Thing Though That Absoulutely Baffeled me, I Wish You Guy's Would Make it So We can own more Properties instead of just 1. its Ridiculous Because What if i want to own 20+ Cars, i cant store them all in my 10 car garage, we should be able to atleast own a garage+ Appartment/Garage.
                                  • TollboothSonnyon February 5 2014, 3:45pmReplyFlag
                                    This is cool
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