Trusted Reviews is supported by its audience. If you purchase through links on our site, we may earn a commission. Learn more.

New GTA 5 pictures emerge ahead of launch

New GTA 5 pictures have emerged online ahead of the eagerly awaited spring 2013 GTA 5 release date.

Adding to a selection of already formally unveiled GAT 5 artwork, the latest GTA 5 picture has been spotted on as yet unused in-store marketing materials for retailers. Failing to offer further indication as to the eagerly anticipated GTA 5 release date, the new GTA picture sports the now familiar arrival time of spring 2013.

Offering new insight into the nature of the upcoming GTA 5 release, the latest GTA 5 picture shows one of the game’s characters attempting to escape a police helicopter on a motorbike whilst brandishing a compact sub-machine gun.

Although not an in-game screen shot, the newly unveiled GTA 5 artwork has leaked courtesy of US industry retailer GameStop. The new GTA 5 artwork follows a selection of GTA 5 pictures that have shown off a raft of the game’s upcoming vehicle options with cars, planes, bikes and speedboats all set to feature.

GTA 5 Rumours
Whilst publisher Rockstar was revealed a GTA 5 release date will be held in ‘Spring 2013’, the gaming giant has yet to offer a more concrete date of arrival for the eagerly awaited addition to the much loved and iconic Grand Theft Auto gaming franchise.

Given the title’s still somewhat speculative date of arrival, a number of GTA 5 release date rumours have done the rounds in recent weeks with retailers offering a selection of potential launch dates for the game. Whilst Amazon has suggested the game will land as late as June 19, supermarket giant Tesco has suggested a GTA 5 launch will take place on March 12.

Elsewhere, German gaming retailer Saturn has offered a potential March 15 GTA 5 release date, with the game already available for pre-order from a wide variety of outlets.

As well as offering speculative GTA 5 release date reports, recent GTA 5 rumours have suggested Rockstar will make the game available beyond its confirmed Xbox 360 and PS3 launch platforms with a GTA 5 PC release date reportedly set to follow.

Take a look at the full sized take on the new GTA 5 picture below and share your thoughts on what you make of it via the Trusted Reviews Twitter and Facebook feeds or through the comment boxes below.


Via: NowGamer

Why trust our journalism?

Founded in 2003, Trusted Reviews exists to give our readers thorough, unbiased and independent advice on what to buy.

Today, we have millions of users a month from around the world, and assess more than 1,000 products a year.

author icon

Editorial independence

Editorial independence means being able to give an unbiased verdict about a product or company, with the avoidance of conflicts of interest. To ensure this is possible, every member of the editorial staff follows a clear code of conduct.

author icon

Professional conduct

We also expect our journalists to follow clear ethical standards in their work. Our staff members must strive for honesty and accuracy in everything they do. We follow the IPSO Editors’ code of practice to underpin these standards.