Grand Theft Auto 5, one of the most anticipated open-world games might have rolled out today, but the cheat-codes made an appearance a day before the official launch. The cheats deal with vehicle modifications, different features of the player and a couple of random cheats for items and weather conditions.
The cheats posted Sept. 16 by highpixels on Reddit forum, also show a couple of images as proof that the cheat-codes work fine in the game. Till now 14 cheats have been disclosed and more are said to be worked upon.
While the main post features cheat-codes for Microsoft Xbox, PlayStation 3 cheat codes were mentioned in the comments section by a user named MrVuule.
Cheat codes for Microsoft Xbox 360:
Spawn Buzzard - B B LB B B B LB LT RB Y B Y (helicopter with missiles & guns)
Spawn Comet - RB B RT Right LB LT A A X RB
Spawn Sanchez - B A LB B B LB B RB RT LT LB LB
Spawn Trashmaster - B RB B RB Left Left RB LB B Right
Spawn Limo - RT Right LT Left Left RB LB B Right
Spawn Stunt Plane - B Right LB LT Left RB LB LB Left Left A Y
Spawn Caddy - B LB Left RB LT A RB LB B A
Spawn Rapid GT - RT LB B Right LB RB Right Left B RT
Spawn Duster - Right Left RB RB RB Left Y Y A B LB LB
Raise Wanted Level - RB RB B RT Left Right Left Right Left Right
Lower Wanted Level - RB RB B RT Right Left Right Left Right Left
Explosive Melee Attacks - Right Left A Y RB B B B LT
Drunk Mode - Y Right Right Left Right X B Left
Fast Run - Y Left Right Right LT LB X
Slow Mo Aim - X LT RB Y Left X LT Right A (enter up to 4 times to increase the effect, fifth time disables)
Ability Recharge - A A X RB LB A Right Left A
Bang Bang - Right X A Left RB RT Left Right Right LB LB LB (guns shoot explosions) - Video link here.
Change Weather - RT A LB LB LT LT LT X (includes snow)
Slidey Cars - Y RB RB Left RB LB RT LB
Slow Mo - Y Left Right Right X RT RB (enter up to 4 times to increase the effect, fifth time disables)
Give Parachute - Left Right LB LT RB RT RT Left Left Right LB
Cheat Codes for PlayStation 3:
Spawn Buzzard: O, O, L1, O, O, O, L1, L2, R1, Triangle, O, Triangle
Spawn Comet: R1, O, R2, Right, L1, L2, X, X, Square, R1
Spawn Sanchez: O, X, L1, O, O, L1, O, R1, R2, L2, L1, L1
Spawn Trashmaster: O, R1, O, R1, Left, Left, R1, L1, O, Right
Spawn Limo: R2, Right, L2, Left, Left, R1, L1, O, Right
Spawn Stunt Plane: O, Right, L1, L2, Left, R1, L1, L1, Left, Left, X, Triangle
Spawn Caddy: O, L1, Left, R1, L2, X, R1, L1, O, X
Spawn Rapid GT: R2, L1, O, Right, L1, R1, Right, Left, O, R2
Spawn Duster: Right, Left, R1, R1, R1, Left, Triangle, Triangle, X, O, L1, L1
Raise Wanted Level: R1, R1, O, R2, Left, Right, Left, Right, Left, Right
Lower Wanted Level: R1, R1, O, R2, Right, Left, Right, Left, Right, Left
Explosive Melee Attacks: Right, Left, X, Triangle, R1, O, O, O, L2
Drunk Mode: Triangle, Right, Right, Left, Right, Square, O, Left
Fast Run: Triangle, Left, Right, Right, L2, L1, Square
Slow Mo Aim: Square, L2, R1, Triangle, Left, Square, L2, Right, X
Ability Recharge: X, X, Square, R1, L1, X, Right, Left, X
Bang Bang: Right, Square, X, Left, R1, R2, Left, Right, Right, L1, L1, L1
Change Weather: R2, X, L1, L1, L2, L2, L2, Square
Slidey Cars: Triangle, R1, R1, Left, R1, L1, R2, L1
Slow Mo: Triangle, Left, Right, Right, Square, R2, R1
Give Parachute: Left, Right, L1, L2, R1, R2, R2, Left, Left, Right, L1
However cheat codes for Sony PlayStation 3 have not been confirmed by the Reddit user yet.
In related news, delay in the pre-orders of GTA 5 in India agitated the gamers. Flipkart, an online retailer, is said to have delayed the pre-orders by a day. The game can be pre-ordered from Flipkart for ₹2,999 for regular box and ₹3,999 for special edition.
Flipkart addressed the gamers' concern by sending a mail and explaining the delay. "Please note that due to publisher regulations we are not permitted to start shipping before the evening of September 16th and since we are going to ship the preorders from Mumbai, you will receive the game along with the freebies that were a part of your order - GTA Double-Sided Poster, Metallic V Locket and Atomic Blimp DLC within 1-2 business days post shipping, depending on your geographical location," BGR quoted the mail.
Fans also took to Twitter to vent their frustration over the delay and also said that they would never order things from the retailer. "I swear to god, if they delay shipping GTA V, I am not going to order anything from @Flipkart again," stated one of the fan. Flipkart however apologised for the delay through a Facebook post.