1. Grand Theft Auto V/ GTA On-line (Unique Launch: 2013, Xbox 360 & PS3)
Full cease, GTA V is the perfect GTA recreation ever made.
GTA V is definitely the best-looking and best-playing recreation in the whole franchise, and a big a part of that has to do with Rockstar’s consideration to element. You may knock over visitors cones, watch animals within the woods, and browse labels on cereal containers. Hell, you possibly can watch TV and even surf a completely fictional in-game web. It’s wild.
GTA V can be a pleasure to play, and in a single session you possibly can alternate between the chaos of blowing up a practice or robbing a financial institution to the great thing about parachuting over the desert at evening. It’s great.
Then you could have GTA On-line. Sure, among the pricing is ridiculous, and the grinding to get the most recent and coolest toys can take ceaselessly. However GTA On-line remains to be a playground that I’ve misplaced a whole lot of hours in. Driving across the mountains, doing missions, racing automobiles, beginning giant firefights with the police—these are all belongings you’ve carried out in GTA earlier than, however having the ability to do all of it with buddies revitalizes the expertise.
One of the best half is, each few months or so, there’s a brand new automobile or mode to mess around with. GTA On-line is consistently altering, and these updates—that are free—add completely new gameplay methods. All these years after the discharge of GTA On-line and I’m nonetheless enjoying the sport; it nonetheless feels contemporary.
Enjoyable truth: Whereas GTA followers have spent years searching for UFOs, ghosts, and Bigfoot throughout a number of video games, most of these searches haven’t turned up a lot. Rockstar appears to have observed this was a pattern as a result of they included all three of these issues in GTA V. That inclusion helps clarify why the legend of Mt. Chiliad was so highly effective in motivating folks to search for a fabled jetpack.
Placing nostalgia apart, as somebody who has put an embarrassing variety of hours into all GTA video games, GTA V is the head of the collection.