Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Sandbox

Grand Theft Auto V screenshots released, activities detailed

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Rockstar has updated the Los Santos & Blaine County Visitors’ Travelogue with information on what new activities players can look forward to trying and what locations they can expect to visit when Grand Theft Auto V launches next month. Eight new screenshots were also released.

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Tom Clancy’s The Division announced for PC

Gamescom has brought some welcomed news for PC gamers who have been eying Massive’s upcoming open-world persistent single- and multiplayer action title Tom Clancy’s The Division. Ubisoft has announced that the previously console-only release, revealed earlier this summer at E3, will be available for PC next year. Gamers who have enjoyed Massive’s previous work, such as Farcry 3 and World in Conflict, will find the studio well suited to the platform.

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Saints Row IV launches for consoles and PC, console patch released

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Deep Silver has announced that Saints Row IV has launched for 360, PC, and PS3. In the latest installment, players take on the role of President of the United States and lead the country in a war against alien invaders from their hometown of Steelport. Volition has also released day-one patches for the console versions, which include a host of fixes and tweaks. The full list for both versions can be found below.

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Jets, muscle cars, and more in new Grand Theft Auto V screens

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Rockstar has released 11 new screenshots from Grand Theft Auto V. Trevor runs from the police on a quad, Michael kicks back (and sticks someone up), and Franklin wonders how he got mixed up with the other two—a normal day in Los Santos.

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Rockstar reveals first gameplay footage from Grand Theft Auto V

After months of waiting, gamers are finally getting a chance to see Grand Theft Auto V in action with the latest trailer, An Introduction to Grand Theft Auto V. This is the first gameplay footage of the highly anticipated follow-up to 2008’s Grand Theft Auto IV. The summary walks players through some of the wide range of activities that will be available, including planning and executing heists, switching between all three characters during combat, playing golf, customizing cars, and piloting airplanes.

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E3 2013: Rockstar – Grand Theft Auto V screens, PS3 bundle

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Rockstar has released the nine new screenshots from Grand Theft Auto V that were released during Sony’s E3 conference. New shots of the upcoming PS3 bundle and GTA V-branded Pulse Elite Headset were also included.

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Grand Theft Auto V pre-order extra, two premium editions announced

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Rockstar has announced two limited releases for Grand Theft Auto V, the Special Edition and the Collector’s Edition. Both versions, detailed below, are currently available for pre-order for 360 and PS3. The Special Edition runs $79.99 and includes a blueprint map, special ability boost, extra weapons, new outfits, and more. The Collector’s Edition is $149.99 and includes such goodies as a snapback cap, classic GTA characters for multiplayer, and new vehicles. A pre-order bonus for all version was also announced, the Atomic Blimp in-game vehicle. Nothing says luxury like a blimp.

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New Grand Theft Auto V trailers reveal more about the big three

A trio of trailers has been released for Grand Theft Auto V, dubbed the Michael. Franklin. Trevor trailers. Each of the three characters features prominently in the storyline as their lives interconnect throughout the game, and the trailers reveal a little more about their respective corners of Los Santos.

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Saints Row IV pre-order Commander in Chief Edition announced

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Deep Silver will be upgrading all pre-orders of Saints Row IV to the Commander in Chief Edition. The next entry in the series will put players in the shoes of the President of the United States during an alien invasion, and the bonuses will help even the odds. The upgrade includes the Screaming Eagle, a weapon that fires rockets and stuns enemies with a Sonic Scream attack, an Uncle Sam uniform, and the all-purpose, American Army Knife-styled ‘Merica weapon.

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ArkCo Operatives revealed in new Edge of Space

A new trailer has launchd for HandyMan Studios’s upcoming survival-exploration platformer Edge of Space. The latest footage features the ArkCo Operatives, employees of one of the game’s four main tech conglomerates, ArkCo. Trained for deep space exploration, the operatives are skilled in mining, combat, and surviving in harsh environments.

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