GTA 5's Rockstar Editor and new features for Xbox One and PS4 coming with September DLC pack


Rockstar has announced that they will be having new features for the upcoming arrival of “Rockstar Editor” to Xbox One and Playstation 4 consoles.

“As part of the next downloadable update for Grand Theft Auto V and GTA Online… This update will also bring with it some new features for the Rockstar Editor that will be available for all three platforms including PC, along with some exciting new gameplay for GTA Online Freemode that we’ll be sharing more about in the coming weeks,” the official statement reads.

Previously available for PC platform only when it launched in April, Rockstar Editor will allow players to experience ambient sound effects and audio from collections of Foley and other SFX to produce real-life effect; exporting and integration of Snapmatic still frame that let the user choose the perfect angle of the camera; and a revamped Director Mode that displays an enlarged map, freeze chosen time, and to spawn air and water vehicles, Digital Trends reports.

The report added that there will be additional font styles to be introduced to triple the amount currently in the library and to have a wider selection for editing titles and credits. Reports claim that having the right design makes a better and pleasing film to the eye.

Other feature reportedly to be included is Copy and Paste Marker Properties which enables easy audio settings from one clip marker to another.

Users have been using Rockstar Editor in the recent “Ill Gotten Gains” contest where they showcase customized scenarios and challenges. They can also create “GTA Online Jobs” and missions from other games by Rockstar. When it releases to the latest generation consoles, it is expected that the competition will be opened to more people.

Rockstar Editor will become available in September as a part of downloadable content pack but no specific date has been mentioned yet.