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Grand Theft Auto or GTA for short is a video game series by Rockstar.

Video Games

Grand Theft Auto (October 1997) for PC, Mac, PlayStation, and Game Boy Color. The PlayStation version was also re-released in 2018 within PlayStation Classic in North America and Europe.

Grand Theft Auto 2 (September 30th 1999) for PC, PlayStation, Dreamcast, and Game Boy Color

Grand Theft Auto III (October 22nd 2001) for PS2, PC, and Xbox

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (October 27 2002) for PS2, PC, and Xbox

Grand Theft Auto (October 26th 2004) for GBA

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (October 26th 2004) for PS2, PC, and Xbox

Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories (October 24th 2005) for PSP

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories (October 31st 2006) for PSP

Grand Theft Auto IV (April 28th 2008) for PS3, PC, and Xbox 360

Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars (March 17th 2009) for Nintendo DS, PSP, and Mobile Devices

Grand Theft Auto V (September 13th 2013) for PS3, PC, Xbox 360, PS4, and Xbox One

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type


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Manhunt20031118 November 18, 2003Manhunt takes place in Carcer City, a location mentioned in Grand Theft Auto III, and it includes cars and brands from GTA III as well as Vice City; in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Manhunt characters appear as wanted pictures at the Police Department Headquarters in Las Venturas, while the blueprint of Starkweather’s Estate from Manhunt appears in the City Planning Department in Las Venturas.1

5Arrow R Asterix20051016 October 16, 2005In Asterix & Obelix XXL 2: Mission: Las Vegum there are Grand Theft Auto references.


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Bully20061017 October 17, 2006cars from Grand Theft Auto appear in Bully, while the Bullworth Academy is shown in Grand Theft Auto IV.1

4Arrow L Assassin's Creed20080429 April 29, 2008GTA IV features a reference to Assassin's Creed.3

5Arrow R Angry Video Game Nerd20100306 March 06, 2010The Angry Video Game Nerd plays GTA IV in the episode "Pong Consoles".2

5Arrow R Wreck-It Ralph20121102 November 02, 2012Wreck-It Ralph was originally going to feature a world partially based on the GTA series.53

5Arrow R Video Game High School20130726 July 26, 2013The Video Game High School episode "Welcome to Varsity" features a reference to Tommy Vercetti; also the "Grand Theft Auditorium" is named after Grand Theft Auto.2

4Arrow L LOST20130917 September 17, 2013In Grand Theft Auto V you could find The Hatch from LOST.3

4Arrow L Back to the Future20130917 September 17, 2013In Grand Theft Auto V there's a place called "Hill Valley".3

4Arrow L Red Dead20130917 September 17, 2013In Grand Theft Auto V there is a possibility of a family relationship with John Marston from Red Dead Redemption; the double-action Revolver and Stone Hatchet from Red Dead is also featured in the game as promotion for Red Dead Redemption 2.1