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GTAV: PS3 / PS4 comparison

GTAV: PS3 / PS4 comparison

Rockstar is finally showing more of the current gen version Grand Theft Auto V, 2 videos in as many days! This time we get a direct comparison of the PS3 and PS4 versions of the game, in order to appreciate the rather remarkable work done by the developers.

PS3/PS4 comparison

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Commented on 2014-11-06 15:36:14
I showed this video to my niece yesterday and she was blown away. GTA V already looked superb on X360 and PS3 - specially the water and lighting, but this just takes the cake.

Rockstar went over every detail of the game and upped everything they could, for example: "New-generation GTA V, however, has three times the light sources than GTA V on PS3 and Xbox 360."

Cannot wait to see how amazing the water will look like on PS4 and XBO. Hope you guys do some videos of at sea when it's on a storm and some of the pool in Franklin's 2nd house by daylight.
Commented on 2014-11-06 16:05:54
Man, I need PS4. This is so good!
Commented on 2014-11-06 16:34:39
This looks very impressive...!
Commented on 2014-11-06 16:45:21
R-star teaches other company how to make a remaster...
Commented on 2014-11-06 17:16:02
BlimBlim, I just want to let you know that I respect this site. I always come here for the best quality videos. Keep it up guys. Greetings from The Netherlands.

OT: the difference is MASSIVE. How can I not double dip on this, it looks like a remake with the new first-person view. Crazy.
Commented on 2014-11-06 19:35:50
Looking forward to the PC version, shame we have to wait an extra two months just to avoid embarrassing the console versions :(
Commented on 2014-11-06 20:27:28
And some people keep saying graphics do not matter..
Commented on 2014-11-06 20:29:34 In reply to Grimbarian
Posted by Grimbarian
Looking forward to the PC version, shame we have to wait an extra two months just to avoid embarrassing the console versions :(
I'm 100% sure that's not why we have to wait.
Commented on 2014-11-07 03:17:17
Can't wait for Rockstar to go next gen only, its going to be nuts. Fingers crossed for a new Red Dead fully next gen!
Commented on 2014-11-07 09:27:41 In reply to GriftGFX
Posted by GriftGFX
I'm 100% sure that's not why we have to wait.
Well based on Rockstar's history it's not because they want to spend extra time optimising the PC version and adding PC exclusive features ;)
Commented on 2014-11-07 09:42:49 In reply to Grimbarian
Posted by Grimbarian
Well based on Rockstar's history it's not because they want to spend extra time optimising the PC version and adding PC exclusive features ;)
...and based on their history it's not because the PC version will "embarrass" the console versions. They most likely need more time to finish the PC version, which is the lowest priority, because it will sell the worst.

It's the version I'm getting, but let's be rational, huh? If releasing it on the same day were actually dangerous, we'd be seeing many more PC delays.
Commented on 2014-11-07 10:57:13
What a rude thing to say gaming wise. Plus, if anything would be embarrassed, would be the guys who worked on this upgrade wallets.

Anyway, loved the vídeo. This "next gen" version looks amazing regardless the platform.
Commented on 2014-11-07 12:05:07 In reply to Grimbarian
You just had to bring fanboyism into this huh!?
Commented on 2014-11-07 12:26:30 In reply to doomguy
Posted by doomguy
You just had to bring fanboyism into this huh!?
I don't see why/how it's fanboyism.

1. I own a PS3 and own GTA5 on PS3.
2. I own a PS4.
3. I'm irked at the unnecessary delay of the PC version.

The way a lot of studios are treating the PC gaming community of late seems to be from some kind of fear of resolution/FPS "gate" so they keep very quiet about the PC version, hide the system specs of PC versions until as late as possible (Ubisoft), delay as much as possible showing footage of PC versions of games running at ultra settings etc. etc.
Commented on 2014-11-07 13:09:32 In reply to Grimbarian
Posted by Grimbarian
I don't see why/how it's fanboyism.

1. I own a PS3 and own GTA5 on PS3.
2. I own a PS4.
3. I'm irked at the unnecessary delay of the PC version.

The way a lot of studios are treating the PC gaming community of late seems to be from some kind of fear of resolution/FPS "gate" so they keep very quiet about the PC version, hide the system specs of PC versions until as late as possible (Ubisoft), delay as much as possible showing footage of PC versions of games running at ultra settings etc. etc.
And it is not only in the PC space. Since third party exclusives have gone out the window, co-marketing means that only one version of game is generally shown or talked about. I don't really like the trend to be honest. I can understand they don't want to show people are getting a 'lesser' product, but I would prefer vids from all versions.
Commented on 2014-11-07 13:12:05 In reply to catfish
Posted by catfish
And it is not only in the PC space. Since third party exclusives have gone out the window, co-marketing means that only one version of game is generally shown or talked about. I don't really like the trend to be honest. I can understand they don't want to show people are getting a 'lesser' product, but I would prefer vids from all versions.
Agree 100%, I found it really annoying how Fifa has been advertised of late for example, because EA made a deal with MS it's as if the PS4/PC version doesn't exist!
Commented on 2014-11-07 20:04:00 In reply to Grimbarian
It's not personal, it's just business.
Commented on 2014-11-08 10:11:28
Of course, it feels personal though sometimes when you're waiting for news/footage/release! :)
Commented on 2014-11-08 13:39:41
Sacré bleu! Looking pretty nice

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