There is no other franchise like "Grand Theft Auto." Exploding from humble beginnings as an overlooked Playstation and PC title to become the largest franchise in video game history, the open-world crime series is a force to be reckoned with. What makes "GTA" so unique, even in today's industry, is how each game is so different. Each features a completely different cast of characters and scenarios in different environments that are ripped straight from real life -- with a satirical edge to them.
Each "GTA" title has pushed the boundaries of what is allowed in video games and what people should expect. Newer titles have pushed the industry forward in storytelling, character development and world-building. But which game is ultimately the best, and where do they rank among each other? Let's fine out.