Hello there, welcome to MediaScrolls, and in this article, we will discuss the kickstart of the Halloween event in Grand Theft Auto Online. Technically it is the expansion of the game GTA V but rather than continuing with the core story; this online edition brings forth a brand new storyline for the online players along with loads of side missions, in-game open-world events, and plenty of real-world competitions among the gamers in the GTA Universe.
Grand Theft Auto(GTA) – Ah, where do I start… The very name kind of gives you some sort of nostalgia. So many memories of the gamers are attached to this franchise, mostly when this franchise was the only one that taught us the true concepts and meaning of having fun in an open-world game. Two of the most blockbuster titles that it produced which gamers play even today and whose sales have surpassed the likes of top-notch Hollywood films, I’m talking about none other than GTA: Vice City and GTA: San Andreas.
The franchise is the product of the ever famous Rockstar Games and has been developed by Rockstar North. The game is an online multiplayer action-adventure game that comes with a new storyline only for online players. The game comprises of the characters from GTA V as well as plenty of other new characters. The game is available to play for PlayStation, Xbox, and Microsoft Windows platform.
Grand Theft Auto: Online Halloween Week Details
GTA Online is a spin-off sequel of GTA V and can only be played online. It has its own storyline and loads of multiplayer, in-game events, and rewards. It also provides a large open-world environment with all areas accessible compared to its predecessor.
This week the event that the game has brought forth and is promoting is Halloween in the US. The specialty of this event is that it gives unique rewards related to everything spooky and fearful. Moreover, prizes, including in-game costumes, vehicular accessories, weapons, etc. will be awarded doubly. In other words, it’s the 2x reward event.
Players will be given alien-survival missions where they must fight through the Merryweather agents to get to a UFO situated at Fort Zancudo. From the UFO, they have to steal extra-terrestrial gear and weapons. Some of the other events which include the norm of giving 2x rewards are Beast vs. Slasher, Come Out To Play, Halloween Bunker Series, Lost vs. Damned, Slasher, and Slashers.
The game has also introduced vehicular discounts for in-game purchases. A 50% discount has been offered on the purchase of any of the four armored vehicles – the Declasse Nightmare Brutus, HVY Nightmare Scarab, MTL Nightmare Cereberus, and Vapid Nightmare Imperator. Additionally, all Arena Nightmare upgradations are 50% off, and the Facility modifications along with a range of add-ons are all 25% off.
Prime Gaming subscribers will be awarded a brand new cache of rewards provided they’ve linked their Prime account with their Social Club account. This award cache includes an in-game cash prize of $200,000 along with the unlocking of the Vespucci Canals Nightclub. Prime subscription holders will also get an elusive 60% discount on the Flying Imponte Deluxo.