The HD Version Of San Andreas For 360 Is Now On Sale... For $3.74

We knew a 720p graphically improved version of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas was hitting the Xbox 360 this weekend to celebrate the game's 10th anniversary. We didn't know it would cost under $4. » 10/26/14 2:00pm 10/26/14 2:00pm

Better Version of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Hits Xbox 360 Next Week

A graphically improved version of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas will be hitting Xbox Live on October 26, just in time for the game's 10th anniversary. But there's a bit of a catch. » 10/23/14 3:45pm 10/23/14 3:45pm

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is going mobile next month. iOS, Android, Amazon, and Windows Mobile gamers will soon be able to dive into an enhanced version of early 90s Los Santos, where protagonist CJ will have another chance to follow the damn train. Expect enhanced graphics, controller support (woot), and a… » 11/26/13 11:45am 11/26/13 11:45am

Grand Theft Bigfoot: Writing for The New Yorker, Simon Parkin takes a look at the ongoing hunt for Bigfoot in the woods of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. I love this sort of video game myth-hunting, particularly the creepy goings-on we saw in Red Dead Redemption. Will Bigfoot turn up in GTA V? Time will tell. » 8/27/13 9:00pm 8/27/13 9:00pm

These City Skylines Prove Just How Far Video Game Graphics Have Come

Wednesday's PlayStation 4 event showed us what next-gen graphics are capable of, so if you had any doubts that game environments could grow even better looking and more detailed, they're probably now gone. » 2/22/13 5:00pm 2/22/13 5:00pm

Lazlow Saved Grand Theft Auto's Radio Station Master Recordings from…

Lazlow Jones co-wrote the radio scripts for all the Grand Theft Auto games (save Chinatown Wars, of course) going back to III, and appears as a radio personality in all of the games. He also, evidently, has all of the master copies of the recordings. In his home. Which is on Long Island. Or, well, a barrier island off… » 12/24/12 11:00am 12/24/12 11:00am

Reacquaint Yourself with Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas—The Introduction

Eight years and one month ago, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas released on the PlayStation 2. It begins rather abruptly—C.J. in an airport, saying that after five years on the east coast, it was time to return to San Andreas. » 12/16/12 12:00pm 12/16/12 12:00pm

San Andreas Looks Like It's Coming To The PS3 [Update]

No doubt as savvy marketing in advance of the Grand Theft Auto V, it looks like Rockstar will be re-releasing San Andreas on the PS3. » 12/09/12 10:00pm 12/09/12 10:00pm

Want to Turn San Andreas Into Your Own Private Gotham? There's a Mod…

Wouldn't it be awesome to be Batman? I mean, without all of the angst, perhaps. And without the years of training. And the constant threat of bodily harm. And the... hmm. Okay, you know what? Forget being Batman. I just want the cool parts of being Batman. The Batmobile and the suit and the jumping and, most… » 7/30/12 7:00pm 7/30/12 7:00pm

When Grand Theft Auto Let Iranian Teenagers Do Things They Could Only…

It's a proud part of American mythology that people from all over the world get to come here and pursue their dreams. Navid Khonsari has one of those stories. The Iranian-American used to work at Rockstar Games as cinematic director, where he helped steer the vision on games like The Warriors, Midnight Club II and … » 6/21/12 4:00pm 6/21/12 4:00pm

Come On, Video Games, Let’s See Some Black People I’m Not Embarrassed By

I've never played as a black video game character who's made me feel like he was cool. Worse yet, I've never played a black video game character who made me feel like I was cool. Instead, I've groaned and rolled my eyes at a parade of experiences that continue to tell me video games just don't get black people. » 3/29/12 5:00pm 3/29/12 5:00pm

Envisioning a World Without Racism With Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

It might be seven years old, but that doesn't mean commenter Cheese Addict can't find a positive racial statement lurking in the back alleys of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. It's never too late to Speak Up on Kotaku. » 11/17/11 1:20pm 11/17/11 1:20pm

The Past is Present in this San Andreas/GTA IV Mod

We've seen a teaser of Grand Theft Auto: Vice City imported into Grand Theft Auto IV's visual and physics engine, RAGE. Another mod team is hard at work on the same conversion for Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. » 7/10/11 2:00pm 7/10/11 2:00pm

Cypress Hill "Singer" Suing Grand Theft Auto, Claims He's The "Real" CJ

Michael "Shagg" Washington, a "backup singer" with rap act Cypress Hill, has decided in 2010 to sue Grand Theft Auto developers Rockstar for a game they released in 2004. Why? He reckons he's the star of GTA: San Andreas. » 12/09/10 12:00am 12/09/10 12:00am

Grand Theft Auto Finally Jacks The Mac

Mac owners, get ready to game like it's 2001, as the Grand Theft Auto III trilogy has finally come to Apple computers. Better late than never, right? » 11/12/10 4:40pm 11/12/10 4:40pm

Ice-T: From Cop Killer To COD Killer

When I was thirteen, Ice-T was the baddest dude on the planet, rapping about pushing dope and killing cops. There were no musicians who seemed as hard as him. The guy was scary. Now? » 11/12/10 2:00am 11/12/10 2:00am

Classic Grand Theft Auto Trilogy Coming To Mac, Says Rockstar

Answering reader mail, Rockstar Games today said it will be bringing Grand Theft Auto III, Vice City and San Andreas to Mac gamers "later this year." » 9/09/10 10:30pm 9/09/10 10:30pm