R* have announced via their website's Newswire comments section that GTAV has officially gone gold. The game is currently being prepared for release on September 17th.
On other news, Sony has taken down pre-loading access to GTAV as they issued an apology for all the GTA fans due to the recent leaks. There hasn't been any statement regarding a date for the access [to the assets] to be restored at this time.
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