In Grand Theft Auto Online — and I suppose, the true world — tremendous yachts are the final word image of wealth. I imply, have you ever seen Below Deck? It simply feels like yachting is what wealthy folks do. The factor is, yachting isn’t nugatory in the true world. Sure, it’s extravagant, but it surely has a perform. It takes you locations! Unfortunately for the richest of the wealthy in GTA Online, that’s not the case. Super yachts in GTA Online don’t truly do something.
Players can’t transfer the yacht themselves; as an alternative, they will pay a captain $25,000 to do it for them. (Actually that is beginning to sound much more practical for the tremendous wealthy.) Essentially, it’s an merchandise folks purchase merely to flaunt their wealth, as a result of yachts begin at $6 million and solely go up from there.
(There are different dear gadgets in GTA Online, like high-end flats. But these have a function: You can earn cash from them by doing heists.)
But final week, developer Rockstar Games introduced a brand new summer season replace, the Los Santos Summer Special. It added a bunch of stuff, together with new tremendous yacht missions. Finally, somebody gave GTA Online’s tremendous wealthy one thing to do! Wealthy GTA Online gamers have been excited — lastly, they may revenue off their extravagance.
The Los Santos Summer Special went stay on Tuesday, including since new co-op missions to GTA Online. The missions will be performed solo or with a co-op group, and also you do get cash from doing them. But … it’s not some huge cash. Not even sufficient to repay 1/10 the most affordable tremendous yacht. (Rockstar is working a double rewards particular till Aug. 19, nevertheless, but it surely nonetheless gained’t make a dent within the tremendous yacht worth.)
The excellent news is, you will unlock the Yacht Captain outfit by finishing the six new missions. Now you’ll be able to flaunt your wealth on land: I’m wealthy sufficient to afford a yacht! (Or, a minimum of, you’re mates with somebody who does.) Sure, the yacht nonetheless doesn’t actually do something. But you do have quite a lot of web cash!