Development of Grand Theft Auto V began soon after Grand Theft Auto IV release and was shared between many of Rockstar's studios worldwide.
The development team drew influence from many of their previous projects such as Red Dead Redemption and Max Payne 3, and designed the game around three lead protagonists to innovate on the core structure of its predecessors.
Across town, gangbanger Franklin Clinton is working for a corrupt Armenian car salesman and meets Michael while attempting to fraudulently repossess his son's car; the two later become friends.
When Michael finds his wife Amanda sleeping with her tennis coach, he and Franklin chase the coach to a mansion, which Michael destroys in anger.
Composed of the San Andreas open countryside area and the fictional city of Los Santos, the world is much larger in area than earlier entries in the series.
Law enforcement officers will search for players who leave the wanted vicinity.
The open world design lets players freely roam San Andreas' open countryside and the fictional city of Los Santos, based on Los Angeles.
It was released in September 2013 for Play Station 3 and Xbox 360, in November 2014 for Play Station 4 and Xbox One, and in April 2015 for Microsoft Windows.A meter on each character's HUD depletes when an ability is being used and regenerates when players perform skilful actions (for example, drifting in vehicles as Franklin or performing headshots as Michael).While free roaming the game world, players may engage in context-specific activities such as scuba diving underwater or BASE jumping via parachute.Though skills improve through play, each character has a skill with expertise by default (i.e. The eighth "special" skill determines the effectiveness in performing an ability that is unique to each respective character.Michael enters bullet time in combat, Franklin slows down time while driving, and Trevor deals twice as much damage to enemies while taking half as much in combat.