Grand Theft Auto 5 is an action-adventure video game. It was developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games in 2013. The game broke a number of sales records and became the fastest-selling game in the history. More than 60 million copies have been sold over the world, making it one of the best-selling games of all time.
Grand Theft Auto 5 is an open world game. The actions take place in the fictional state of San Andreas. A player can control three protagonists: Michael De Santa, Trevor Philips and Franklin Clinton. The plot includes a series of heists, the main of which is the one of The Union Depository, and a number of shooting and driving missions.
The game consists of 62 basic missions and a great number of secondary ones. As robbery missions can be fulfilled in several different ways and the game has three possible endings, the number of basic missions increases to 69. Some missions are fulfilled with the help of one character while the others feature two or three protagonists. A player is able to run, jump, swim, use vehicles and use melee attacks, firearms and explosives while fighting against the enemies.
In Grand Theft Auto 5, the protagonists have special abilities, which give them an advantage over the other characters. Thus, Franklin can slow down the time while driving and that gives him an advantage in maneuverability. Michael is able to slow down the time while shooting, which helps him to take aim better. And Trevor may have rabies attacks with the help of which he makes twofold damage to his enemies. At the beginning of the game, each character has a different set of personal characteristics. In the course of the game, they get experience points, which improve their abilities and endurance. The more a character uses a certain skill, the better statistics he has.