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  • Summary: Grand Theft Auto 5 melds storytelling and gameplay in unique ways as players repeatedly jump in and out of the lives of the game's three protagonists, playing all sides of the game's interwoven story.
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 14 out of 14
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 14
  3. Negative: 0 out of 14
  1. Jan 15, 2015
    100
    It’s just a great game tying to be even better. In some cases it works, in other cases it doesn’t. But, ultimately, if the idea of playing a superior version of one of the best games of all time appeals to you (and why wouldn’t it?) then this is a more than worthy excuse for a double-dip.
  2. Dec 2, 2014
    100
    It doesn't matter if it's your first time visiting Los Santos or if you're thinking of booking a return flight, we give GTA V our highest recommendation. This is simply a marvelous game.
  3. 100
    So good that it almost seems deceitful: like a CG trailer of what the highest level of fun might look like. After 17 years, it's incredible that the series still has such power to astound and excite.
  4. Nov 21, 2014
    95
    Grand Theft Auto 5 on the new platforms is a great comeback for the already impressive game. The first-person view mode, the enhanced visuals, and the many different smaller alterations transform the game into an even better experience. However, lingering problems with the gameplay and a few visual issues keep it from achieving perfection.
  5. CD-Action
    Feb 7, 2015
    95
    Rockstar did not have to try hard – GTA V would sell on new consoles even it was the same game as before. It’s hard to underestimate both their ambition and effort to make their latest offering something more than a simple reissue. The new first person view really changes the gameplay and alone is worth your money. [01/2015, p.36]
  6. Jan 13, 2015
    95
    The real draw to return to fold, or jump in for the first time if you missed out on GTA V over the course of the last year, lies in the updated graphical prowess current-gen systems hold. Most significantly, the draw distance in this updated version is absolutely outstanding.
  7. Nov 21, 2014
    90
    This is more than a “definitive edition”. With all additions and improved visuals that didn’t leave a stone unturned even frequent visitors of past-gens Los Santos will find something that will make their return trip worthwhile. And if you didn’t play it yet: Welcome to open-world heaven.

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  1. Negative: 31 out of 235
  1. Aug 29, 2019
    10
    Eu realmente pensava que nenhum GTA iria superar o que o GTA SAN ANDREAS havia sido para mim, aí a Rockstar resolve lançar o GTA V... O queEu realmente pensava que nenhum GTA iria superar o que o GTA SAN ANDREAS havia sido para mim, aí a Rockstar resolve lançar o GTA V... O que mais me atrai neste game é logo de cara sua ambientação, sou apaixonado pela cidade de L.A., e em GTA V ela é muito bem representada nos mínimos detalhes, seus gráficos também não deixam a desejar, o game é lindo e incrivelmente realista até mesmo na antiga geração de consoles, agora, um dos fatores mais épicos de todos é com certeza o game narrar a história de 3 personagens ao invés de 1, isso dá ao jogador uma possibilidade enorme de variedades que podem ser aproveitadas enquanto se joga, o que só contribui para a grandiosidade deste título, que sem dúvida é uma peça mestre para quem curte games de mundo aberto. Expand
  2. Nov 22, 2021
    10
    One of the best games ever made. It's an open world masterpiece. Many unique mechanics and details. Everything about this game is complete andOne of the best games ever made. It's an open world masterpiece. Many unique mechanics and details. Everything about this game is complete and perfect. Expand
  3. Nov 18, 2014
    10
    Great Game. The best GTA now enhanced by the Xbox One is a delight to play. Given that the Original GTAV was close to a 10/10 imo, thisGreat Game. The best GTA now enhanced by the Xbox One is a delight to play. Given that the Original GTAV was close to a 10/10 imo, this version just finalises any doubts in my mind.

    I am very surprised that upon playing 6+ Hours of the game already the framerate was indeed very smooth. Great job by Rockstar, their game developers obviously know how to code video games before release unlike cough cough UBIFAIL.

    Coming from playing ACU last week to this was a real pleasure and I’m glad some game developers still know how to optimize video games.

    Thanks for a great game Rockstar.
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  4. Nov 20, 2020
    9
    Analysis in Portuguese of Brazil-Esse Jogo é ótimo em todos os aspectos,história,jogabilidade,carisma dos personagens e as habiliadesAnalysis in Portuguese of Brazil-Esse Jogo é ótimo em todos os aspectos,história,jogabilidade,carisma dos personagens e as habiliades especiais dos personagens bem implementadas,como cada missão voce vai com um dos 3 personagens,voce tem que modificar sua gameplay e usar a habilidade de cada um da forma certa ou voce provavelmente vai morrer,esse jogo me marcou muito e sou muito fã da franquia,eu até daria uma nota 10 se o jogo não tivesse diversos bugs no modo online que continuam mesmo depois de 8 anos do lançamento do jogo,tiranndo isso,para o single player daria uma nota 10,se eu pudesse daria um 9,8,mas infezlimente não tem como colocar décimos e somente unidades,mas para mim,um grande jogo e com certeza o melhor da franquia Expand
  5. Jan 27, 2015
    8
    The updated version of this great game is a delight. The new graphics, slight new additions of vehicles and weapons, and the introduction ofThe updated version of this great game is a delight. The new graphics, slight new additions of vehicles and weapons, and the introduction of first-person mode all combine to make this game as great as it was on the 360. However, this is also the flaw of the game. As enjoyable as first-person mode is, the addition of a new camera-mode should not warrant the game to be sold at £50. In essence, what you are getting is the same game. So if you enjoyed GTAV on the 360 you will be sure to enjoy this updated version on the One, even if it is overpriced. Expand
  6. Feb 6, 2015
    8
    A little over hyped to say the least, but still an amazing overall game. Huge, wide and diverse map as you make your way through the GTA worldA little over hyped to say the least, but still an amazing overall game. Huge, wide and diverse map as you make your way through the GTA world surrounding you. Great detail in nature and cars, but Rocksteady fails to deliver its long promised heists mode that many people purchased the game for in the first place. Story is solid, but gameplay lacks certain things to make this game near to perfection. With that still said, it is a major upgrade from the last game in the GTA series. Expand
  7. Jan 29, 2018
    0
    everything is GROSSLY priced in their in game economy in favor of the m0rons that buy shark cards and induce this kind of lame gaming. Ifeverything is GROSSLY priced in their in game economy in favor of the m0rons that buy shark cards and induce this kind of lame gaming. If there weren't shark cards I'm sure everything in game (cars,planes,weapons,etc) would be priced reasonably and obtainable without either having to grind until your fingers fall off or you fork over $100 usd for 5 digital vehicles. As it stands they remove cool concepts from development (casino) and repeatedly nerf the best ways gamers use to obtain in game currency. This game is trash, rockstar is trash, F red dead redemption 2 (and I wanted to check that out and may still USED off EBAY so they do not get anymore money directly from me). Rockstar makes me want the gaming industry to crash and burn...die you greedy ********! Expand

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