Rockstar have announced that Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition will launch digitally on November 11th. If you want a disc version of the games then you are going to have to wait a little longer until December 6th.
You’re also in luck if you subscribe to either Xbox Game Pass or PlayStation Now. Game Pass subscribers will be able to play Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas – The Definitive Edition from day one on November 11th, while PlayStation Now subscribers will get to play Grand Theft Auto III – The Definitive Edition from December 7th. No idea why there’s a wait for that, but there we go.
The developer has also given us a little more detail on what exactly has been enhanced for these new versions of the games.
Three iconic cities, three epic stories. Play the genre-defining classics of the original Grand Theft Auto Trilogy: Grand Theft Auto III, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City and Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas updated for a new generation, now with across-the-board enhancements including brilliant new lighting and environmental upgrades, with high-resolution textures, increased draw distances, Grand Theft Auto V-style controls and targeting, and much more, bringing these beloved worlds to life with all new levels of detail.
Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition will also launch on iOS and Android in the first half of 2022. All existing versions of the games are to be removed from store fronts in preparation for the launch.
Rumours suggest Rockstar Dundee, previously Ruffian Games, is said to be remastering the titles and they will be using the Unreal engine. A recent investor report from Take-Two. In the call the spokesperson stated they company, which is the parent of Rockstar, was working on three “iterations of previously released titles,” et voila, three GTA games.
If you are playing on PC here are the specs:
OS: Windows 10 64-bit
Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-2700K / AMD FX-6300
Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 760 2GB / AMD Radeon R9 280 3GB
OS: Windows 10 64-bit
Processor: Intel® Core™ i7-6600K / AMD Ryzen 5 2600
Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 4GB / AMD Radeon RX 570 4GB
Update: Added details of Xbox Game Pass and PlayStation Now access