Those curious whether Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto V will be offered as a Day 1 Digital release on the Playstation Network received their answer on Tuesday after the official Playstation blog confirmed that fans will be able to download the upcoming title over PSN on the same day it hits store shelves.
Furthermore, pre-orders for the digital release of GTA 5 are also now open. Fans that purchase the open-world game before its Sept 17 release will receive access to the Atomic Blimp like all Grand Theft Auto V pre-orders. In addition, PSN Day 1 Digital pre-orders will get an exclusive PS3 theme alongside a 75% discount off any other Rockstar Games title on the Playstation Network.
PS3 owners wishing to digitally pre-order Grand Theft Auto V may now do so via the Playstation Store. The next installment of the popular Rockstar Games franchise releases for the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 on Sept 17.
For the first time in the series, players will be given control over three separate protagonists which will plan out and execute a series of heist robberies through the game. The title will also give fans access to GTA Online starting Oct 1, where gamers can play online in the game’s ambitious multiplayer mode.