Are you a fan of the Grand Theft Auto series and wondering just how many games there are? Look no further, as we’ve compiled a complete list of all the titles in the popular video game franchise. From the original game released in 1997 to the latest installment, find out how many GTA games there are and which ones you may have missed.
Grand Theft Auto (1997)
Grand Theft Auto, the first game in the series, was released in 1997 for MS-DOS and later for PlayStation. The game was developed by DMA Design (now known as Rockstar North) and published by BMG Interactive. In the game, players take on the role of a criminal who must complete various missions and tasks to progress through the game. The game was praised for its open-world gameplay and unique concept, and it spawned a successful franchise that continues to this day.
Grand Theft Auto: London 1969 (1999)
Grand Theft Auto: London 1969 is an expansion pack for the original Grand Theft Auto game. It was released in 1999 and is set in London during the late 1960s. The game features new missions, vehicles, and characters, as well as a new soundtrack that includes music from the era. The expansion pack was well-received by critics and fans alike, and it helped to solidify the Grand Theft Auto franchise as a major player in the gaming industry.
Grand Theft Auto: London 1961 (1999)
Grand Theft Auto: London 1961 is another expansion pack for the original Grand Theft Auto game, released in the same year as London 1969. It features new missions, vehicles, and characters set in London during the same time period. The expansion pack was only available as a free download for players who owned the original Grand Theft Auto game and the London 1969 expansion pack. It was not as well-received as its predecessor, but it still holds a place in the history of the Grand Theft Auto franchise.
Grand Theft Auto 2 (1999)
Grand Theft Auto 2 was released in 1999 and is set in a fictional city called Anywhere City. The game features a new protagonist, Claude Speed, and a new storyline. The gameplay is similar to the first Grand Theft Auto game, with players completing missions and engaging in criminal activities to progress through the game. Grand Theft Auto 2 received positive reviews and is considered a classic in the series.
Grand Theft Auto III (2001)
Grand Theft Auto III, released in 2001, marked a major shift in the series. The game introduced a fully 3D open world environment, allowing players to explore the city of Liberty City in unprecedented detail. The game also featured a new protagonist, Claude, who is betrayed and left for dead by his girlfriend and must work his way up the criminal underworld to seek revenge. Grand Theft Auto III received critical acclaim and is often cited as one of the greatest video games of all time.