Grand Theft Auto Online

GTA Online Breaks Player Records with Casino Opening

Article By 
Alan Walsh
August 1, 2019
Grand Theft Auto Online

GTA Online Breaks Player Records with Casino Opening

Article By 
Alan Walsh
August 1, 2019

Rockstar Games has announced that GTA Online enjoyed its biggest week in history with the grand opening of The Diamond Casino & Resort last week on Tuesday, July 23rd.

The highly successful, ever-expanding service-driven online game set new records for biggest day and biggest week player numbers since it first launched back in 2013.

To coincide with this news, Rockstar has officially commenced a new event week in GTA Online with a new vehicle to discover, as well as new bonuses and discounts for players to take advantage of.

Up first is the impeccable Vysser Neo, the latest high-end, premium supercar to arrive into GTA Online. Priced at $1,875,000 and available for purchase at Legendary Motorsport, this vehicle is certain to reach any destination you desire in the shortest timespan possible.

GTA Online also has a new Podium Vehicle at The Diamond Casino & Resort. Spin the Lucky Wheel over the next seven days for an opportunity to win the stylish and luxurious Grotti Turismo Classic, a timeless and sleek sports car with a mid-engine design that’s certain to raise eyebrows among fellow gamblers.

New rotating stock at The Diamond Casino Store brings some fresh clothing and new artwork to desire, including meticulously detailed sculptures for both floors and surfaces, exotic wall art, and premium clothing items like the Knit High Roller Jacket and the Gold Kronos Tempo Watch. It’s worth mentioning that one of the new floor pieces including a dabbing statue, whilst another is a coned yellow dog made from balloons.

Those who log into GTA Online before Wednesday, August 7th can also claim The Diamond Vintage Tee at no cost. In addition, Ammu-Nation stores across Southern San Andreas have discounted the futuristic Up-n-Atomizer ray-gun, the Unholy Hellbringer and the Widowmaker by 30%. There’s also a 30% discount on some exotic supercars, including the Grotti X80 Proto and the Vapid FMJ, as well as 40% off the Shitzu Hakuchou Drag.

Twitch Prime members who have linked their accounts to Rockstar Social Club will receive a further 10% discount on those items, as well as 70% off the Mammoth Thruster jet pack and the TM-02 Khanjali tank. Subscribers can also claim their free Master Penthouse and those who missed the July 29th deadline can still purchase the property and receive a rebate for the price of the base unit within 72 hours.

The Diamond Program also continues this week and will run until Wednesday, August 7th. Increase your status within The Diamond family to ear exclusive rewards, including luxurious artwork, premium vehicle liveries and more. With Casino Story Missions paying out Double Rewards this week, now is the perfect time to complete some work for Ms. Baker to help protect Tao Cheng from the Duggan family and benefit from this hostile takeover situation.

Rockstar Games says that it will have new gameplay, vehicles and more updates to arrive in the coming weeks to GTA Online, so be sure to stay tuned for those.

Alan Walsh

Alan is the co-founder and co-owner of FullThrottle Media. As someone who enjoys spending all his free time playing video games, he delivers the latest in news stories, reviews, and feature articles to the website, as well as videos on his YouTube channel and livestreams over on Mixer.