It started in 1997 with Grand Theft Auto which was in 2D for PS1, it was basic game, but it gained a lot if attraction, then till 1999 it launched three versions which showed the real success of GTA and from there onwards Rockstar has started has made its mind to continue its GTA series.
In 2001 there comes the GTA III and then in 2002 comes the GTA Vice city which become the milestone for developers.
In 2008 GTA IV and now in 2013 GTA V, when GTA launched it smashed all sales records globally.
GTA 5 publisher Take Two spoke to investors this week, and revealed that the two games wouldn't be competing with each other.
This is what CEO Strauss Zelnick had to say on the matter: “I'm fond of saying entertainment is an unusual animal, in that entertainment properties don't really compete with other entertainment properties."You never need entertainment.
I’m bout to be in the new ‘Grand Theft Auto’ that takes place in New York again.” This also intensifies that NYC-based Rockstar Games is in the process of developing another title.
Currently Rockstar is paying more attention for DLC’s and Online GTA features.
Following its release, the game received the Game of the Year award at the 2013 Golden Joystick Awards.