Grand Theft Auto 4 is returning back to Steam starting from Next month. The original GTA 4 game was pulled back from the platform in January month. Now, today’s announcement has made it clear that the GTA 4 will be available on Steam from March 19.
The game had faced many technical issues and for that reason, the makers had decided to pull it back from the sale on Steam platform. However, after resolving all the issues, they have decided to launch the game back on the Steam.
According to the official statement, Rockstart Games will replace the Grand Theft Auto 4 and Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City with the Grand Theft Auto 4: Complete Edition. The titles will be replaced on Steam and Rockstart’s official store from March 19. All the saved files of the games will be compatible with the new Grand Theft Auto 4: Complete Edition. Your game’s progress will not be affected as soon as you have saved it.
What’s odd with the new Grand Theft Auto 4: Complete Edition is many of the game’s features will be removed. The new edition will no longer have the multiplayer compatibility, Games for Windows Live support and GTA 4’s advanced leaderboards.
Furthermore, Rockstar Games has also added that some popular radio stations in-game such as Vice City FM and RamJam FM will also be temporarily unavailable.
To recall the memory, the original GTA 4 game was first released in the year 2008 for Windows PC users. It was made available through the Games for Windows Live platform. The same game was made available for PlayStation 3 and Xbox One platforms later on.
Players who have purchased the previous editions of the GTA 4 i.e. Grand Theft Auto 4 or Grand Theft Auto: Episodes will be able to update these existing titles from the respective stores to the latest Grand Theft Auto 4: Complete Edition.
Make sure you download the GTA 4’s complete edition along with its DLC on March 19 to get the full content of the game. You can easily get the latest edition through Steam using the Rockstar Games Launcher.
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