The expanded and enhanced version of Grand Theft Auto 5 was first announced at the PlayStation 5 reveal event in June of 2020. The news was announced in the form of a trailer that was shown at the start of the presentation.
According to Rockstar, The upgrade to next-gen consoles will consist of technical and graphical improvements that will take full advantage of the new hardware. We never had a firm release date for the next-gen version of GTA 5, we only knew that it was coming in the second half of 2021.
In a press release, Rockstar has officially confirmed that the expanded and enhanced version of Grand Theft Auto 5 will release on November 11th, 2021 on both PS5 and Xbox Series X|S. You can read the official announcement on the Rockstar Newswire here. There’s also a standalone release for GTA Online that’s coming to both platforms but PlayStation 5 owners will get the standalone release free for its first 3 months of release. Will you be picking up the expanded and enhanced version of Grand Theft Auto 5?