Grand Theft Auto San Andreas Knowledge Base

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Interesting Facts


Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is hands-down one of the best entries to the highly acclaimed GTA franchise. Although the game is not as aesthetically-pleasing as the current installments– it sets the foundation that became the basis of today’s open-world games. That said, if you’re new to the title or a veteran player who wants to know more about it then you’re in luck as we have compiled some of the coolest trivia about the iconic game below.

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Trivia

  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas received an Adult Only or AO rating due to the “Hot Coffee” controversy. For those new to the name, hot coffee is a PC mod that allows players to take advantage or engage in sexual intercourse with some of the main character’s girlfriends. Although this is a PC version of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, the hot coffee mod won’t work on this version. The primary reason is the version on this page is optimized for an ESRB rating of T (Teen).


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  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is inspired by the movie Boyz n’ The Hood. It’s a coming of age drama directed by John Singleton. The movie follows the booming gang culture in South Central Los Angeles. Just like the movie, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas’ story centers around gangs. In fact, the characters in the video game resemble the casts in the movie.
  • This page’s version of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas resembles the special edition for the Xbox 360 launched in 2014. The same version is later released for the PS3 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the game. This means that the game featured on this page took a page on the console version of the hit title. The main difference is that this version is fully optimized for the PC– offering better graphics and a control scheme designed specifically for PC.  

There should be nothing stopping you from getting this iconic game on your PC. All you need to do is click on the download button on your screen and you’re good to go! Don’t forget to share it with your friends and fellow Grand Theft Auto fans out there!