GTA Online had what appears to have been an extremely successful 2020 by all accounts. According to developer Rockstar Games, the big player Grand Theft Auto managed to break records for the number of players and video views across different platforms, with the relatively recent addition of The Cayo Perico Heist which certainly helped matters. As part of a short note thanking the players, Rockstar Games has also teased new content for the title.
More specifically, the post from Rockstar Games offers players to “keep an eye out for more celebratory events in the near future for the opportunity to score new gear, bonus GTA $ and a free vehicle in GTA Online,” for example. Exactly what it looks like remains to be seen, but it sounds like free content updates will come throughout 2021
Thanks to the Rockstar Games community: https://t.co/gUBcrCvj7F pic.twitter.com/PHFKpPwY70
– Rockstar Games (@RockstarGames) February 5, 2021
It is relatively common too Grand Theft Auto Online to add new cars and free bonuses. Provided that Grand Theft Auto V. expected to launch on Xbox Series X | S and PlayStation 5 at some point this year, it just seems natural that some kind of content update will come with the next generation release.
Grand Theft Auto Online, which is often referred to as simple GTA Online, is the electronic multiplayer component released alongside Grand Theft Auto V. back in 2013. PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X | S versions are scheduled to be launched this year. It continues to receive free updates that vary in size and importance, but maintains a large player base. You can check out all our previous coverage of Grand Theft Auto Online right here.
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