After its announcement a few weeks ago, Rockstar Games has now revealed when its remastered collection of Grand Theft Auto III, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, and Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas will release. While the release date is slightly different depending on whether you’d like to own this bundle or not in a physical or digital format, both iterations are set to arrive soon.
Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition To Release On November 11
Talking about the digital version of Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy, the game is set to be released on November 11. This release date lines up with a previous leak that we had come across earlier. The physical version of the game will hit the storefronts in December. ”
Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition
— Rockstar Games (@RockstarGames) October 22, 2021
Apart from revealing the launch date for Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition, Rockstar Games also provided fans with the first at what the remastered version would look like. The trailer in the tweet above shows the lighting and graphics in each installment massively improved from the previous versions.
Here’s what Rockstar Games said on its gameplay front:
“Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition introduces wide-ranging modern control upgrades, including improvements to targeting and lock-on aiming, updated Weapon and Radio Station Wheels, updated Mini-Maps with enhanced navigation allowing players to set waypoints to destinations, updated Achievements, Trophies, and more. The Nintendo Switch version also features Switch-specific controls including Gyro aiming, as well as touch screen camera zooming, pans, and menu selections, while the PC version includes support for NVIDIA DLSS and additional new Accomplishments via the Rockstar Games Social Club.
Additional enhancements across all three titles include a completely rebuilt lighting system; improved shadows, weather, and reflections; upgraded character and vehicle models; along with new higher resolution textures across buildings, weapons, roads, interiors, and more. Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition also features a range of environmental upgrades including all new foliage, smoother surfaces, and increased draw distances to provide a new level of depth and clarity throughout the world.”