GTA Online for PS5 and Xbox Series, will it be free? Will PS Plus and Xbox GOLD be needed?

The present and future of the Grand Theft Auto saga is increasingly clear. Rockstar Games has confirmed not only that GTA 6 is already in development, but also that this March PS5 and Xbox Series players will see the launch of GTA V and GTA Online with many improvements that will take advantage of the new generation of consoles. During this weekend doubts have arisen about the latter. Will it be free? What will its price be? Will we need an active account on PS Plus and Xbox Live Gold? We answer all your questions.GTA Online


GTA Online on PS5 and Xbox Series: date and how to play it for free

GTA Online will have a standalone version for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S. Its release date is March 15, just like Grand Theft Auto V next gen, and it will be available for free for the first three months > for PS5 players. Therefore, from March 15 to June (exact day to be determined), all PS5 users will be able to download GTA Online for free in its new generation version.


Rockstar Games has not confirmed the price of the standalone version of GTA Online for Xbox Series X|S; neither is the price it will have on PS5 once the initial three-month promotion ends.


Will PS Plus and Xbox Live GOLD be required to play GTA Online on PS5 and Xbox Series?

Currently, since GTA 5 is not free-to-play, all PS4 and Xbox One players have to pay PS Plus or Xbox Live GOLD to participate in GTa online multiplayer. On-line. Unless otherwise stated by Sony, Microsoft or Rockstar Games, the answer is yes: an active PS Plus and Xbox Live GOLD account is required to play GTA Online.GTA Online

Can I transfer my GTA Online progress from PS4/Xbox One to PS5/Xbox Series

Yes. Rockstar has confirmed that PS4 and Xbox One players who want to carry over their progress from one generation to another will be able to do so only once (irreversible). Users will be able to transfer “both their GTA 5 story mode progress and their current characters and progression in GTA Online to PS5 and Xbox Series X|S, with a single migration at launch”, they explain.

This next gen version of GTA 5 and GTA Online for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S will include new graphic modes with resolution up to 4K, up to 60 frames per second, improvements in textures and distance drawing, HDR and ray-tracing options. All this added to faster load times, immersive 3D audio, advanced haptic feedback on PS5 and more.GTA Online A Fortnite fan designs a Klombo-shaped backpack that you will want to have yes or yes.

What improvements will GTA Online have on PS5 and Xbox Series?

GTA Online for PS5 and Xbox Series will not forget to include a series of improvements. Among them, the possibility of skipping the prologue of the story mode of GTA 5 before accessing GTA Online. On the other hand, a completely new GTA Online tutorial will be added.

Those new to GTA Online will be able to access the Job Builder, which gives instant access to one of four illicit businesses of their choice — Biker, Executive, Nightclub Owner or Arms dealer—and a “sizable” GTA$ to make it easier for us to buy our first home, a high-end vehicle, and the firepower needed to launch our first business.

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