As if GTA V alone wasn’t enticing enough, Rockstar Games have sweetened the upcoming release of Grand Theft Auto V with a Special Edition and Collector’s Edition of the game for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Available for pre-order now, the full details on the premium items are listed below:
For $79.99, the Grand Theft Auto V Special Edition (seen in image above) includes:
- Full retail copy of Grand Theft Auto V
- Collectible SteelBook with Exclusive Artwork – features custom color and metallic treatments to bring out the detail of the Michael, Trevor and Franklin artwork created exclusively for this SteelBook
- Blueprint Map – exclusive, 21.5” x 26.75” map displays a blueprint view of Los Santos and Blaine County
- Special Ability Boost – Michael, Franklin and Trevor each have a unique special ability. With this boost, the special ability bar will generate 25% faster
- Stunt Plane Trials – single-player Stunt Plane Trials let players take on additional aerial challenges spread throughout Los Santos and Blaine County
- Bonus Outfits, Tattoos and More – Michael, Franklin and Trevor get bonus outfits in their wardrobes, character specific tattoos at tattoo parlors, and special deals from shopkeepers across Los Santos and Blaine County
- Additional Weapons – when visiting Ammunation stores in single-player, merchants will have special weapons in their inventory available for free: the Pistol .50, Bullpup Shotgun and melee Hammer.
At a price of $149.99, and packaged in a collectible outer box featuring a foil embossed Grand Theft Auto V logo on the top; the Grand Theft Auto V Collector’s Edition (seen in image above) includes the contents of the Special Edition plus the following:
- Security Deposit Bag with Logo Key – inspired by the heists in Grand Theft Auto V, this custom 10.75” x 8.5” money bag features a pop-up style lock and laser cut logo key to secure important items. The reverse side features a pressed Rockstar Games logo on the security mount with a framed ID window
- New Era 9FIFTY Snapback Cap – this exclusive New Era 9FIFTY cap features an embroidered Los Santos logo on the front, a stitched, black Rockstar Games logo on the wearer’s left side, a Grand Theft Auto ‘V’ logo applique on the opposite side, and snapback closure for an adjustable fit
- Custom Characters for Grand Theft Auto Online – get classic Grand Theft Auto characters to use within the Grand Theft Auto Online Character Creation System
- Unique Vehicles and Garage Property – players will instantly receive a garage to store custom vehicles. In single-player, the garage will be stocked with the 1930’s style Hotknife hotrod and the CarbonRS sports bike. In Grand Theft Auto Online, players will get the high-end Khamelion electric car.
In addition to these premium editions of the game, anyone who pre-orders GTA V will be able to access the Atomic Blimp in-game vehicle. This pre-order bonus is good with any version of the game, regular, special, and collector’s editions.
All versions of the game (regular, special, and collector’s editions) are now available for pre-order until September 17, 2013 (the game’s release) for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.