reports that Grand Theft Auto 5 has now made more than $1-billion in worldwide retail sales. The game has made more money than the number two movie of the year, Despicable Me 2, and is creeping up on the #1 movie of 2013, Iron Man 3, which made $1.2 billion. 

Meanwhile, the next step for GTA 5 fans will be taking the action online. GTA Online opens October 1st and is free for everyone that bought the game. Here's what gamers will be able to do online:

  • You'll create a custom character
  • You'll use the character to earn reputation and money
  • Join a crew and rob convenience stores
  • Divide the money after the heist
  • Deposit money in an atm
  • Steal your friends' undeposited money
  • Head to the strip club
  • Watch a movie and comment on it with your crew
  • Fly with your friends in an airplane
  • Play a round of golf or tennis...

Head here to get the complete list 

I wonder when the first divorce will be filed with all the blame going to his obsession to GTA Online

GTA 5 wouldn't be here if it weren't for some of the great games of the 90's...the games that inspired the artists that program the games of today. has a list of the Most Influential Games from the 90's....

10  Diablo  - 1996
9    Grand Theft Auto - 1997
8    Resident Evil - 1996
7   Half-Life - 1998
6   Myst - 1993
5   Civilization - 1991
4   Doom - 1993
3   Super Mario 64 - 1996
2   The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time - 1998
1   Street Fighter II - 1991

What are they missing?