Rockstar Games has unveiled a trailer for their upcoming GTA San Andreas Mercenaries update. This highly anticipated summer update for GTA Online focuses on introducing fresh content related to private military aircraft, alongside various improvements aimed at enhancing the overall gameplay experience.
The recent announcement from Rockstar’s newswire emphasizes the concept of retribution, highlighting the confrontation between Merryweather Security and their unscrupulous hired assassins in the explosive trailer of GTA San Andreas Mercenaries.
Players will have the opportunity to team up with expert pilot and skilled mercenary Charlie Reed, leading a new group called the Los Santos Angels. Together, they will embark on perilous counter operations to disarm and disrupt the relentless forces of Merryweather Security, presenting a chance for players and their friends to amass substantial wealth throughout their endeavors.
Watch GTA San Andreas Mercenaries trailer here
Numerous eager fans have been eagerly anticipating further information regarding this update, and the studio has revealed that additional details about this DLC will be shared later in the week. Rockstar plans to shed light on how they are expanding and improving the overall gaming experience with the GTA San Andreas Mercenaries update.
The trailer reveals various noteworthy elements. In one scene, we catch a glimpse of the Avenger’s interior, which showcases a Thruster jetpack, indicating the possibility of it being stored within the plane. Additionally, there is a clear view of a new fighter jet that draws inspiration from the F-35 Lightning II, confirming its vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) capabilities. Furthermore, the trailer presents a trio of newly introduced off-road vehicle models.
GTA San Andreas Mercenaries release date
The highly anticipated GTA San Andreas Mercenaries update is set to be released on June 13th, encompassing all major GTA Online platforms, including PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC. Players on these platforms can look forward to diving into the new content and experiences offered by this update.
The latest details
As per Rockstar’s announcement, players will have the opportunity to team up with a group of elite pilots and ex-military operators to combat the formidable forces of San Andreas’ largest private military organization. The introduction of a new character named Charlie Reed, an exceptional pilot and skilled mechanic, has been revealed. Reed has assembled a team known as the Los Santos Angels, specializing in aviation-based contract work.
Within this group, there are various lucrative money-making opportunities, ranging from data theft from server farms to conducting daring raids and executing precision strikes on high-value targets throughout the state of San Andreas. The Mammoth Avenger aircraft is set to become an upgraded aerial command center, equipped with an Operations Terminal and enhanced weapons systems. On the ground, players will have the chance to engage in transporting valuable contraband and encountering spontaneous opportunities to liberate cash and valuable commodities from lucrative roaming targets.
Rockstar also mentioned the availability of a new range of upgrades for the Avenger and Hangar, offering additional customization options. Notably, the Avenger can be stored in a hangar, allowing players to conveniently store and access the aircraft even if they do not own a Hangar or Facility.
The new update it packed with weapons, vehicles and more
Rockstar Games has shared that the GTA San Andreas Mercenaries update will feature an array of additional content. This includes a selection of new random events to add excitement to the gameplay experience, the introduction of a tactical SMG for on-the-go shooting, and the inclusion of daily time trials to challenge players.
Rockstar has also provided screenshots unveiling two new vehicles. One is a muscle car taking inspiration from the Dodge Charger EV, while the other is an off-road vehicle resembling the Mitsubishi Pajero Evo.
Jet enthusiasts can anticipate the arrival of a new stealth fighter jet, which draws inspiration from the F-35 Lightning II, as shown in one of the screenshots. It’s worth noting that more vehicles will be introduced as drip-feed content throughout the summer as part of this update.
Similar to previous updates, Rockstar Games is introducing a range of changes to GTA Online based on fan requests. Here are some of the notable updates:
- Mors Mutual Insurance will now allow players to claim all destroyed vehicles at once when contacting them.
- A new sprint control option, “hold to sprint,” will be added to the Settings Menu, providing an alternative method for sprinting.
- Custom description tags will be available for garages, making it easier for players to quickly locate their favorite vehicles.
- The Willard Eudora and Albany Classique Broadway vehicles will now be eligible for Taxi Work when equipped with Taxi Liveries.
- The Creator tool will receive updates, including the addition of new props and weather options, such as the inclusion of snow.
Rockstar Games encourages players to provide further feedback on GTA San Andreas Mercenaries update through their website, inviting players to share their thoughts and suggestions for future improvements.
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