At the beginning of the month of May, Tim Sweeny, CEO of Epic Games, indicated that ” The games given away at the Epic Games Store have increased sales on other platforms “, and he was not mistaken, and that is one of the latest gems given away The Grand Theft Auto V experienced tremendous sales growth after it was gifted on PC via the Epic Games Store.
This has been revealed by Take-Two itself in Q1 2020 financial results. Specifically, during that quarter the game reached 135 million copies sold, which means 5 million copies sold during a quarter, the highest number of copies sold by the developer since the game was released in 2013.
Sales of the game will still continue to grow, as it must be remembered that it will arrive on the PlayStation 5, and it is expected to do so on the Xbox Series X, of course.
Grand Theft Auto V is coming to the next generation of consoles, including the PlayStation 5, in the second half of 2021. Next-gen versions of the game will feature a number of technical, visual, and performance enhancements to make the most of more hardware. modern.
For the Grand Theft Auto Online community, the journey will continue into the next generation with new updates, including exclusive bonus content for the new consoles and PCs. There will also be a new standalone version of Grand Theft Auto Online coming in the second half of 2021 that will be available for free exclusively to PlayStation 5 players for the first three months. Additionally, all PlayStation Plus members on PlayStation 4 will each receive $ 1 million GTA deposited into their in-game bank account each month they play Grand Theft Auto Online until the game launches on PlayStation 5.