Rockstar Games Announces Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Now Available for
Android and Amazon Kindle
NEW YORK -- January 7, 2014
Rockstar Games is proud to announce that Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is now
available for select Android and Amazon Kindle devices. Upon its original
release, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas took the groundbreaking series to new
heights, delivering three detailed cities and an entire state for players to
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas features a vast open-world covering the state of
San Andreas and its three major cities – Los Santos, San Fierro and Las
Venturas. In addition to enhanced visual fidelity and over 70 hours of
gameplay, the game has received several technical upgrades and has been
specially tuned for use with mobile devices. Upgrades and enhancements for all
mobile versions include:
*Re-mastered, high-resolution graphics, including lighting enhancements, an
enriched color palette and improved character models;
*Context Sensitive Actions: automatically vault over low walls and objects;
*Full suite of aiming options: auto-aim, free-aim, and touch targeting;
*Dual analog stick controls for full camera and movement control;
*Three different touch control schemes and customizable controls;
*Physical controller support for compatible devices;
*Cloud save support for Rockstar Social Club Members;
*Updated checkpoint system.
Five years ago, Carl Johnson escaped from the pressures of life in Los Santos,
a city tearing itself apart with gang trouble, drugs and corruption. Now it’s
the early 90’s and Carl’s got to go home. His mother has been murdered, his
family has fallen apart and his childhood friends are all heading towards
disaster. On his return to the neighborhood, a couple of corrupt cops frame
him for homicide. CJ is forced on a journey that takes him across the entire
state of San Andreas, to save his family and to take control of the streets.
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is available for $6.99, and can be purchased on
the Google Play Store, Amazon Appstore and the iOS App Store. Coming soon to
Windows mobile devices.
For a full list of supported devices and any further information please visit
About Rockstar Games
Founded in 1998 and headquartered in New York, Rockstar Games creates and
publishes some of the world’s most critically acclaimed and best-selling video
game franchises, including the ground-breaking Grand Theft Auto series, Red
Dead Redemption, L.A. Noire, the Max Payne series, Bully and the Midnight Club
street racing games. Rockstar’s award-winning development team consists of
studios in Edinburgh, Leeds, London, New England, San Diego and Toronto.
About Take-Two Interactive Software
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leading developer, marketer and publisher of interactive entertainment for
consumers around the globe. The Company develops and publishes products
through its two wholly-owned labels Rockstar Games and 2K. Our products are
designed for console systems, handheld gaming systems and personal computers,
including smartphones and tablets, and are delivered through physical retail,
digital download, online platforms and cloud streaming services. The Company’s
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