GTA V trailer officially unveiled

Grand Theft Auto V makes debut, based on modern day Los Angeles

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Rockstar's next addition to the hugely popular GTA gaming franchise had, until recently, remained under the radar. Not any more though, after a tentative countdown the trailer has landed

The eagerly awaited and long overdue arrival of Grand Theft Auto V has finally been announced through the unveilling of the first official trailer.

One of the most awaited games in recent memory, information surrounding the next instalment of the Grand Theft Auto franchise has been scarce to come buy with eager gaming fans awaiting to find out not only what the all new title will look like but in what city the mayhem will be set.

Grand Theft Auto V Rumours

Following a recent spew of rumours it looks as though it can be confirmed that the game will be set in a virtual equivalent of Los Angeles with only the names being changed. Recent Grand Theft Auto rumours have hinted at an all star cast to introduced by Rockstar for the notorious headline making game. Robert De Niro is just one A-list star tipped to lend his voice to a character in the game.

Further leaked aspects of the recently confirmed game include a selection of upcoming characters including a "Welsh monk/cult leader/yoga teacher", a "weed evangelist", a "swinger" and "an ugly but comfortable mellow Californian divorcee.”

Now that you've seen it, what do you think about the new Grand Theft Auto V, will it live up to the hype? Let us know what you think via the comments box below...

Grand Theft Auto V Official trailer