Find below a quick summary of yesterday's next-generation previews released by CVG and IGN, along with the accompanying trailer and links where you can see all of the released screenshots.
Look out for a PS3 vs PS4 gameplay comparison video, courtesy of IGN, a little later today!
Story and structure the same, but whole world re-imagined with refined details and updated with a "myriad" of new side mssions, extras and surprises
First person mode for singleplayer and GTA Online
Extensive re-work of the games movement, driving and targeting to allow for first person mode
Drop into first person mode at the touch of one button
Options allow you to choose aiming preference as well as covering preference
First person mode-only races and deathmatches in GTA Online
All vehicles have individually designed dashboards and cockpits
Vehicles that require goggles/helmets show in animation; goggles restrict view and muffle out city noise
High-end cars display radio stations and songs
Character can bob head to the music
Able to cover under steering wheel
3000 new animations for weapon switching and shooting
Able to turn off ragdoll and combat roll animation
Adapted idle animations to make sure you can still identify with chosen character
Pulling up your phone animation - 3D object instead of onscreen
Taking a selfie will feel like a real selfie
Consoles run at 1080p and 30fps
PC runs up to 4k
20 new species of wildlife including cats, blue whales, wild rabbits
Cats roam the city but are not bullet-proof
Overhauled weather and environment - lightning, smog, fireflies
"100s" of new songs and commentary for the radio
All new NPC/pedestrian commentary
And last but not least...
Heists "on the horizon"
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