May 18, 2024

Following the current worth hike for EA Play, in addition to worth bumps for different online game subscription providers during the last yr, Rockstar’s GTA+ is getting dearer too.

GTA+ initially arrived as a Grand Theft Auto On-line-focused subscription service when it launched for consoles in March 2022, offering members with a daily choice of month-to-month rewards, together with GTA$ and particular car upgrades. In November 2023, nevertheless, it expanded to incorporate a “rotating assortment of basic Rockstar Video games” for consoles and cell, most not too long ago including Crimson Lifeless Redemption to its library.

Since launch, GTA+ has caught with the identical month-to-month worth of £4.99/€5.99/$5.99 USD (annual or multi-month subscriptions are unavailable), however Rockstar has now given the service its first worth hike – which sees the price rising by 40 % within the UK.

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A brand new worth level of £6.99/€7.99/$7.99 USD is now listed for brand spanking new members on the PlayStation and Xbox digital shops, whereas current subscribers (as reported by Rockstar Intel) might be charged the brand new quantity from eleventh June. Rockstar not too long ago introduced GTA+ members would obtain an extra GTA$1m for GTA On-line each month between April and August this yr, presumably in an effort to sweeten the deal.

Rockstar’s GTA+ hike follows EA’s determination to extend the value of its EA Play service earlier this week, in a transfer that is seen annual subscriptions rise from £19.99 to £35.99. Final July, Microsoft elevated the price of Xbox Recreation Go and Xbox Recreation Go Final subscriptions, whereas Sony pushed up the value of its annual PlayStation Plus membership in September. In the present day’s information comes nicely forward of Grand Theft Auto 6’s extremely anticipated launch, which is at the moment deliberate for 2025.