Update: Rockstar speeds up GTA Online Loading Times thanks to fan-made fix

Rockstar Games has released an update based on a fan-made fix that speeds up GTA Online loading times on PC by up to 70%.

A programmer that goes by the name t0st looked into the GTA Online loading times and noticed some people were waiting up to six minutes for their GTA Online to load. They wrote a detailed report here.

Speaking to PC Gamer, Rockstar Games said:

“After a thorough investigation, we can confirm that player t0st did, in fact, reveal an aspect of the game code related to load times for the PC version of GTA Online that could be improved. As a result of these investigations, we have made some changes that will be implemented in a forthcoming title update.”

Rockstar also rewarded t0st with $10,000 for their efforts, as t0st announced through their blog.

GTA Online Loading Times in 1.54 Update

GTA 5 update 1.37 / 1.54 was released today on PC, PS4, and Xbox One, with users now having GTA Online loading times dramatically improved, with them being ultra-fast especially on PC.

See a video comparison below of the GTA Online loading times before and after the update. Loading times for an Invite-Only session go 2:16 minutes to just 24 seconds!

Say something here...
characters left.
Log in with
or post as a guest
Loading comment... The comment will be refreshed after 00:00.

Don't like Ads? VIP Members don't see Ads

The website takes a lot of work and time, so that’s why we have to rely on ads. In alternative, we created a VIP Membership that allows you to browse the site without ads and get some extra features, for a small price.

By becoming a VIP Member, you support our work and allow us to create even more amazing features and content for you.

Work With Us - Join The Team!

We're looking for new staff members with passion for GTA and Rockstar Games, and willingness to contribute in any of the website areas. If you're interested, feel free to contact us!

Top