As you all know GTA Online is a very popular game/mode for the GTA community. But what a lot of people forget about is Grand Theft Auto story mode. In GTA story mode the possibility’s are endless. You are able to install mods into story mode to do whatever you want. You can become a cop, or a fire fighter, or even an animal. But the only thing you half to be careful of is mods in GTA Online. If you use Mods on GTA Online could be banned because of hacks people can use with the mods.

How to install GTA 5 mods

The best GTA 5 mods can breathe new life into Grand Theft Auto V, but you need to do a couple of things before you begin tweaking the game. Follow these steps, and you’ll be playing the best GTA 5 mods in no time.

1. Download and install Script Hook V for GTA 5

The first tool you need is Script Hook V. Download the .zip file, then open it up and copy the ScriptHookV.dll file to the main GTA V folder where GTA5.exe is. For people using Steam, this is found in \SteamApps\common\Grand Theft Auto V\ on the drive where you installed GTA 5.

2. Install GTAV LUA Plugin

Some mods also require the GTAV LUA Plugin. Download and open the .zip file, then move LUA.asi into the same folder at GTA5.exe (as in step 1).

3. Install GTA 5 mods

With those two tools you should be able to download and run any GTA 5 mod. Different mods have different instructions, so read them carefully when you download them. Most should simply need copying over to the main GTA 5 folder.

1. GTA V Redux

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GTA V Redux is a mod that makes everything look nice and crisp. It makes the games graphics out standing compared to any other game out there. But it does more than just look good, it make almost all the vehicles in the game look more realistic and makes the cars have handle better.

2. Open All Interiors

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This mod lets you do the unthinkable. This mod makes it so you can walk into any building and it will have a full customized interior based on the type of building it is. This makes the map not only larger, but it lets many player have a much more enjoyable time because you’r not limited to certain building’s.

3. Complex Control

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“If you want a GTA 5 mod that essentially changes every aspect of the game, then Complex Control is the mod for you. It brings battle royale mechanics, popularized in games like PUBG and Fortnite to GTA 5, as well as over 100 unique character skins, new abilities and a lot more.”

4. Gang and Turf

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This mod is one of the most fun mods when you really get into the story of it. This mod allows you to pick a certain gang you want to join, and have gang fights, attacks and more. This is a really fun mod for all the gang fans in GTA and for the people who are looking to mess around with some guns.

5. Funny Vehicles Pack

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Fill GTA 5 with ridiculous – and famous – vehicles with the funny vehicles pack #1 and funny vehicles pack #2. With these mods installed, you can ride around in cars such as The Poolmobile, which features a tiny swimming pool, BBQ and sunbathers, as well as iconic vehicles like the motor home from Breaking Bad.

Source(s),, THEAETIK, NewTheft, PlayGround, GTA 5 Mods, TheGamingLemon

Robert Marino

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  1. GTA: Vice City is one of the most fondly-remembered Grand Theft Auto games, and the Vice Cry:Remastered brings the PS2 classic to modern PCs. The full game is included, all rendered in GTA 5’s engine. If you can’t get enough of GTA, then this mod brings you one of the best entries in the series with updated visuals. It’s an amazing feat.

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