Players unable to migrate their GTA Online characters to the next-gen console can now.
Rockstar announced on Twitter (below) that save migration is now working as intended just hours after confirming the issue.
Early in the launch period, users playing on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series the newly released version of GTA V were unable to transfer their characters from the previous-gen console if they had already done so to PC. This issue has now been resolved.
The issue that blocked the migration of GTA Online profiles of PS4 and Xbox One accounts that were previously migrated to PC has been resolved and the migration is now working as planned.
Please note that GTA Online profiles on PC cannot be transferred to PS5 or Xbox Series X | S.
– Rockstar Support (@RockstarSupport) March 15, 2022
The PS5 and Xbox Series versions include much faster load times, a new graphics mode, and a number of other performance upgrades including “population and traffic diversity, increased vegetation density, quality of light. improved luminosity through shadows, water reflections and other elements.”
While users won’t get a free upgrade to GTA V when it arrives on the console’s third generation, Rockstar announced last week that a special price will be available for the first three months. .
On PS5, the standalone GTA Online is free for that period while the complete GTA V bundle is 75% off at $9.99 USD / £8.75 / $14.99 AUD. Meanwhile, on Xbox Series, GTA Online costs $9.99 USD / £8.99 / $15.47 AUD and the full version is $19.99 USD / £17.49 / $29.97AUD.
After those three months, GTA V will be back to its normal price of $39.99 USD / £34.99 / $59.95 AUD on all next-gen platforms.
Ryan Dinsdale is a freelancer on IGN who occasionally remembers to tweet @thelastdinsdale.
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