trending / - - - - - - - - -

trending / playstation 4 - ni no kuni - halo - wii u - bungie interview - ces top picks - radeon hd 7850 - woods pga tour

GTA 5 Collector’s Edition and Special Edition Unveiled

/ May 23rd, 2013 No Comments

GTA 5
GTA 5

GTA 5

GTA 5 will be getting both a special edition and collector’s edition full of extras, Rockstar announced on the official company blog.

The Grand Theft Auto 5 Special Edition includes a retail copy of GTA 5, collectible double-sided steelbook featuring never-before-seen GTA 5 artwork, a 21.5 in. by 26.75 in. blueprint map of Los Santos and Blaine County with special markings for fast cash locations, a special ability boost to generate each characters’ special ability bar 25 percent faster and the single-player Stunt Plane Trials set of aerial challenges.

Also included in the special edition of GTA 5 are bonus outfits, tattoos and deals from shopkeepers for use in-game. Players will also be able to add the Pistol .50, Bullpup shotgun and melee hammer to their in-game arsenal of weapons for free by visiting an Ammunation store.

The Grand Theft Auto 5 Special Edition will be priced at $79.99.

All of the same content from the special edition will be included in the Grand Theft Auto 5 Collector’s Edition, plus more.

Included in the GTA 5 Collector’s Edition are a GTA 5-branded security deposit money bag with logo key and a New Era 9Fifty Snapback Cap featuring “Los Santos” embroidered across the front, a Rockstar logo on one side and GTA 5 logo on the other side.

The Grand Theft Auto 5 Collector’s Edition will also include classic characters from the GTA franchise for use within the Grand Theft Auto Online Character Creation System and instant access to unique vehicles. Players will have a 1930’s style Hotknife hot rod and CarbonRS sports bike in their garage for single-player while also getting the Khanelion electric car for online use.

All the content for the collector’s edition comes in a premium outer box featuring an embossed GTA 5 logo and scuff-resistant lamination.

The Grand Theft Auto 5 Collector’s Edition will retail for $149.99.

Additionally, gamers who pre-order either the special edition or collector’s edition of GTA 5 will get access to the Atomic Blimp in-game vehicle. The blimp is GTA’s take on the famous Goodyear blimp. Players will be able to pilot the machine high above Los Santos. Anyone who pre-ordered the game before today will also get access to the blimp.

Pre-orders for both editions of GTA 5 are launching worldwide at participating retailers now.

GTA 5 is set to release Sept. 17 for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. For more GTA 5 coverage, click here.

Ryan Bloom

Ryan Bloom

Chief Editor at Gaming Illustrated
Ryan Bloom is a writer and avid gamer from Orange County. He received a B.A. in Communications with a minor in American Studies from California State University, Fullerton in 2010. Follow him on Twitter @BloomsTweets.
Ryan Bloom

tags: , , , , ,

Related Posts

The Legend of Korra

New Releases: Week of 10/19

Oct 19th, 2014No Comments

Assassin's Creed Unity

Assassin’s Creed Unity Dives into Characters with New Video

Oct 18th, 2014No Comments

PS4 2.00 Update

What to Expect From the PS4 2.00 System Update

Oct 17th, 2014No Comments

Far Cry 4

Survive Kyrat in New Far Cry 4 Trailer

Oct 15th, 2014No Comments

Top Articles

Fenix Rage (PC) Review Oct 17th, 2014 at 9:00

Skylanders: Trap Team (Xbox One) Review Oct 13th, 2014 at 8:03

Wasteland 2 (PC) Review Oct 9th, 2014 at 8:00

Murasaki Baby (PS Vita) Review Oct 8th, 2014 at 8:02

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter (PC) Review Oct 7th, 2014 at 9:00

Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments (PS4) Review Oct 6th, 2014 at 9:00

Persona 4 Arena Ultimax (PS3) Review Sep 29th, 2014 at 9:00

Roundabout (PC) Review Sep 26th, 2014 at 8:00

Forza Horizon 2 (Xbox One) Review Sep 25th, 2014 at 5:00

Teslagrad (Wii U) Review Sep 22nd, 2014 at 10:00