Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

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Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
Cover Art for all regions
Region NTSC-U:
Serial numbers: SLUS-20946
Release date: October 26, 2004
CRCs: 2C6BE434, 399A49CA
Windows Status: Playable
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?
Region PAL:
Serial numbers: SLES-52541
Release date: October 29, 2004
CRCs: A1B3F232
Windows Status: Playable
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?
Region NTSC-J:
Serial numbers: SLPM-65984
Release date: January 25, 2007
Windows Status: ?
Linux Status: ?
Mac Status: ?

Developer(s): Rockstar North
Genre: Action, Shooter, Racing, Sandbox, RPG
Wikipedia: Link
Game review links: IGN
Game review score: 9.9/10 (IGN)
Game description: Play as Carl Johnson (CJ) in the state of San Andreas, as you and your gang (Grove Street Families) try to ascend to fame and wealth. Unfortunately, some members of the "families" sell out the gang to corrupt cops, and you must deal with this problem. This game is the best-selling game for the PlayStation 2, having sold 17.33 million copies by February 2009.

Winlogo.png Test configuration on Windows:

PCSX2 version: Build 5732
Graphics by GSdx32-AVX: r5732
Sound by SPU2-X: r5731
Pad plugin is LilyPad: r5403
DVD plugin is cdvdGigaherz: r5692
BIOS version: EUR 2.0 & USA 2.0


  • Fix for reflections/semi-transparent images covering the screen: Set Skip Draw to 3 under HW Hacks to remove the effect. Causes a couple minor rendering issues but fixes the larger problem.
  • For the PAL version use Shadeboost to set the Brightness to ~85.

Hack comments: Enable HW Hacks! MSAA 4x, Alpha, Half-Pixel, Sprite, Wildarms Offset, Aggressive-Crc, Alpha Stencil. Texture filtering, Allow 8bit textures. Speedhacks: EE Cyclerate 2 , VU Cycle Stealing 1. INTC, Loop Detection, mVU Flag Hack and MTVU active!

Linlogo.png Test configuration on Linux:

PCSX2 version: untested
Graphics by ZZogl: untested
Sound by SPU2-X: untested

Pclogo.png PC specs used to test the game:

CPU: Intel Core i7 920 @ 3.4 Ghz
GPU: GeForce GTX 285

Comments: Intel i5-3320 , Intel HD4000 Graphics (Working on 40-60fps on Hardware Render DX11)