The release of the GTA Trilogy is overshadowed by a whole range of problems and questionable design decisions, but also by a gigantic rain cloud – in the truest sense of the word. Since the release of the remastered versions of GTA 3, Vice City and San Andreas, players complain about one thing, among other things: the heavy rain.
If you are plagued by the same problem, we can present you with two possible solutions. By the way, you can find out what state the GTA Trilogy is in in our preliminary conclusion: to what extent the real remaster disaster is pending after the re-release of the game collection.
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GTA Trilogy: The real remaster disaster is yet to come
Storm clouds over the GTA trilogy
What is the problem? Since the launch of the trilogy on November 11, 2021, the new storm system from GTA 3, Vice City and San Andreas has been criticized – especially the rain. It falls so tightly and difficultly that there are simply difficulties in recognizing anything from the game world. Some even describe the remaster trilogy as unplayable in the case of in-game rain.
The following video clips from players show how disruptive the storm can currently be in the new editions of GTA 3, Vice City and San Andreas:
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How can the problem be dealt with? The community knows how to help itself very quickly. This is how modders set up, among other things Patreon or in the GTAForums Her works are available for download, are currently facing the heavy rain and ensure improved visibility in storms.
The downloads should also open on NexusMods as soon as the corresponding page is available. In the meantime, you can just click on the linked zip file and add them to the folders of the respective games. You can see how the rain mod for the GTA Trilogy looks in action in the following video:
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Don’t you want to download a mod, you can also easily make use of the cheats of the GTA trilogy. You can activate the cheats on the PC by simply typing the following phrases on your keyboard while the game is running. Please note, however, that activating cheats deactivates trophies for the corresponding game status:
Weather cheats for GTA 3:
- Clear weather / sunshine: SKINCANCERFORME
- Fog: PEASOUP
- Cloudy: ILIKESCOTLAND
- Regen: ILOVESCOTLAND
Weather cheats for Vice City:
- Sunny weather: ALOVELYDAY
- Stormy weather: CATSANDDOGS
- Fog: CANTSEEATHING
- Overcast weather: APLEASANTDAY
Weather cheats for San Andreas
- Hot weather: ICIKPYH
- Sunny weather: MGHXYRM
- Cloudy weather: ALNSFMZO
- Fog: CFVFGMJ
- Sturm: AUIFRVQS
What other problems the GTA Trilogy is currently plaguing and where Rockstar urgently needs to tackle again can be seen in the following video. We have already acted in and a first conclusion for you
Rock stars greatest embarrassment summarized:
GTA: Definitive Edition – Rockstar’s greatest disgrace
Have you already played in the GTA Trilogy and what did you notice – positive as well as negative? Let us know in the comments!