Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition release on November 11th

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Rockstar Games teased a remastered bundle called “Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition” two weeks ago, which included Vice City, GTA III, and San Andreas games, and is now officially set to release on November 11th, 2021, and will be available on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via the Rockstar Games Launcher.

Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition will be available digitally on November 11 through the PlayStation Store, the Microsoft Store on Xbox, the Nintendo eShop, and the Rockstar Games Launcher, with a physical release on December 7 for Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PlayStation 4. Rockstar Games did not provide any information on the physical edition for the PS5, nor did they specify when it would be available for the PS5.

Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition will cost $59.99 on game consoles for Xbox One and Xbox Series X and Series S platforms.

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas – The Definitive Edition will also be available on Xbox Game Pass beginning November 11th, and Grand Theft Auto III – The Definitive Edition will be available on PlayStation Now beginning December 7th. Note that, the PlayStation Now service is not yet accessible in India.

Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition will feature GTA V-inspired controls, resolution enhancements, and improved graphic fidelity over the original trilogy. Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition includes lots of new modern control enhancements, such as improved targeting and lock-on aiming, updated Weapon and Radio Station Wheels, updated Mini-Maps with enhanced navigation that allows players to set waypoints to destinations, updated Achievements, Trophies, and more.

The Nintendo Switch version incorporates Switch-specific controls such as Gyro aiming, as well as touch screen camera zooming, panning, and menu selections, while the PC version adds support for NVIDIA DLSS and new Accomplishments via the Rockstar Games Social Club.

A completely overhauled lighting system; enhanced shadows, weather, and reflections; upgraded character and vehicle models; and new higher-quality textures across buildings, weapons, roads, interiors, and more are all included in all three titles. Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition also includes environmental improvements such as all new foliage, smoother surfaces, and higher draw distances to bring a new degree of depth and clarity across the globe.

“Bringing the classic worlds of Liberty City, Vice City, and San Andreas to modern platforms, Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition debuts new GTA V-inspired modern controls, plus across-the-board visual enhancements such as resolution upgrades and improved visual fidelity across the world, and much more to faithfully tune and improve upon all three games, while also maintaining their distinct original aesthetic.” – Rockstar Games

“Experience the games that started it all — introducing unprecedented freedom and immersion through three living, breathing worlds filled with hilarious action, rich, cinematic storytelling, classic characters, and unforgettable music,” Rockstar Games added.

Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition system requirements for PC


  • CPU: Intel Core i6-6600K or AMD FX-6300
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 760 2GB / AMD Radeon R9 280 3GB
  • RAM: 8GB
  • Storage Space: 45GB


  • CPU: Intel Core i7-2700K or AMD Ryzen 5 2600
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 4GB / AMD Radeon RX 570 4GB
  • RAM: 16GB
  • Storage Space: 45GB