Feb 17, 2017 04:39 AM EST
Rockstar Games Confirms New 'GTA 5' Online Update; Ends The Game's Console Transfer Ability
Game developer Rockstar Games is getting another big news for this week. The game developer's news for this week includes some fresh Nintendo Switch news, upcoming Red Dead Redemption 2 reveal and a new "GTA 5" Online update. The open world online multiplayer game is about to receive some new update this week.
According to The Express, which got the full details of the story, the New York-based game developer has just confirmed the return of the seasonal "GTA 5" Online Valentine's Day update. The new "GTA 5" Online update will feature additional map options for both PS4 and Xbox One consoles, which said to be applicable when it comes to Adversary Modes.
Additionally, the new update also offers a variety of bonuses for Valentine's Week, where it brings back tons of the timed-event content fans have come to love from recent years.Aside from the timed-event contents, there's also some few more changes made such as the Double GTA$ & RP in Adversary Mode, Till Death Do Us Part.
Returning to the "GTA 5," TDDUP is making a comeback with two romantic new locations in Legion Square and La Puerta. In addition to the changes made, other 2v2 modes like Hasta La Vista, Relay, and Offense-Defense are also getting some Double GTA$ & RP love.
"GTA 5" players will get the full details of the GTA update story at The Express website.
Rockstar Ends GTA 5 Online Ability To Transfer From PS3 To PS4
In other "GTA 5" news, Rockstar Games has just confirmed in a recent Rockstar blog post that after March 6, players will no longer be able to transfer their GTA Online character from the aging consoles PS3 or Xbox 360 to the newer gaming platforms, PS4 and Xbox One.
According to VG 24/7, bringing the "GTA 5" online character only affects GTA Online progress and not the single-player that being saved. Additionally, not everything is transferable too, the developer said.
Amazingly, Rockstar Games didn't end support for the feature, considering the developer has already stopped releasing GTA Online updates on PS3 and Xbox 360 a long time ago.
For those "GTA 5" Online players who want a step-by-step guide on how to make the move, the VG 24/7 website is offering a simple and detailed guide about this transition.