Rockstar’s new remastered trilogy of Grand Theft Auto III, San Andreas, and Vice Metropolis, collectively generally known as Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Version, is playable as soon as extra on PC. It’s additionally obtainable for buy once more.
This comes after the PC model of the trilogy was unplayable and never obtainable for buy starting November 12 as Rockstar’s launcher, which should be used to play the trilogy on PC, went offline. The launcher (and subsequent capability to play the sport and buy it on PC) was introduced again on-line yesterday.
Rockstar introduced this by means of a tweet yesterday and, in the identical tweet, the corporate says it sincerely apologizes for the inconvenience and that it’s “working to enhance and replace general efficiency as we transfer ahead.”
Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Version is once more obtainable by way of the Rockstar Video games Launcher for play and buy. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience, and are working to enhance and replace general efficiency as we transfer ahead: https://t.co/hAfEKqYS3o
— Rockstar Help (@RockstarSupport) November 15, 2021
The unique story continues beneath…
Unique Story, 11/12/21:
Should you bought Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Version, you’re not truly capable of play it in the mean time as a result of the Rockstar Video games Launcher is down and has been down for practically 20 hours.
As first reported by IGN, Rockstar’s personal sport launcher went down about 18 hours in the past and since that’s how PC gamers should entry the trilogy, they aren’t capable of play their new video games. Rockstar has additionally pulled the trilogy from sale on PC so should you don’t already personal it, it’s not one thing you should buy in the mean time.
Companies for the Rockstar Video games Launcher and supported titles are briefly offline for upkeep. Companies will return as quickly as upkeep is accomplished.
— Rockstar Help (@RockstarSupport) November 11, 2021
Rockstar Help tweeted out an replace 14 hours after that first tweet: upkeep was nonetheless occurring and the launcher was nonetheless down. There’s been no replace since then on the time of this writing.
Aside from wanted “upkeep,” Rockstar has not formally introduced precisely what’s mistaken or what’s happening with trilogy. Maybe one thing occurred on the backend of the launcher or possibly one thing is tousled within the code of the PC model. Hopefully Rockstar updates gamers on what occurred when the sport goes again on-line (and is on the market for buy once more).
Whereas ready for that, try the full monitor listing obtainable within the trilogy after which examine how Rockstar needed to take away a few cheats from it as a consequence of technical causes. Try this story about how San Andreas is being developed for Oculus Quest 2 after that.
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