Epic Games Store is giving away GTA V Premium Editon for free, and today is the last day to claim the game. Along with the game, you get Premium Edition perks for free, such as a bonus of $1,000,000 Cash in your Bank and Criminal Starter Pack. The Criminal Starter Pack will jumpstart your crime career in GTA V Online by providing you few properties for free such as, office, apartment, garage, bunker, and a clubhouse. It is basically the fastest way to start an Empire.
GTA V Online is much more than killing other people and putting bounties. The pack provides you access to weapons and give you 6-7 vehicles for free. Now the question arises, what you should be doing with Criminal Starter Pack? Before beginning with our guide, if you bought the game, the normal version, with no premium edition features before the game was made free on Epic Games, use this guide to copy the data from Steam to Epic Games.
This will save you 90 GB of download and give you access to Premium Edition features like the Million USD cash. After downloading the game for the first time, and playing it online for the first time you must be confused and bored. Well, GTA V Online is complex, people eventually get bored from what they can’t understand.
What is possible? Dream cars, apartments, and even yacht can be purchased with the in-game money. You can also purchase attack vehicles to make sure nobody in the session messes with you. But all that requires money. It’s great news you got your 1 Million USD cash, however, it’s not enough to purchase everything to desire in-game. After purchasing a nightclub, and few expensive vehicles, you will eventually go broke, you need a business to stay rich.
Criminal Starter Pack Guide
After gaining access, what to do actually do with the pack? So, the first thing you need to purchase the office, open the properties, first one, maze-bank, click on the Dollar sign, those are the properties that come free with the pack. Now set everything to default, and choose a name. This will give you access to SecuroServ, your own organization. Now Press “M”, and go to SecuroServ, register as CEO. It will give you access to every VIP Challenge and Mission, depending on your current rank. Also, the office gives you access to a helicopter. There are so many perks of being a CEO, such as you give you access to the CEO Vehicles and Abilities, you can make associates and do missions with them. Also, access to a VIP Helicopter that can pick you up from anywhere and drop you anywhere on the map.
First thing, you should do, purchase good weapons, marksmanship rifle and the compact rifle is free on the store. Purchase them, now open your securoserv network and click on VIP missions, do some missions like asset recovery, etc. This will rank you up pretty good as well pay you pretty well. However, they are not easy and are time-consuming, but it’s the best thing that comes with the pack. Also, being a CEO enables you to take part in business battles that will give you XP when you take out rival CEOs.
Get access to Exceptionalist Garage for free, it can store up to 7-8 vehicles, pretty much all vehicles that come with the Criminal Starter Pack. Then purchase the bunker which is also free and the biker clubhouse which is also free.
If you want to do VIP Missions with no interruptions, start a solo online session, because when you start a VIP Mission it makes your mission a target for other CEO’s and players. It’s hard enough to deal with the police, gets harder when other players join the battle. Purchase a small Warehouse, deliver crates, it pays a lot too. However, the player must be a CEO.
With the bonus cash of 1M, you can invest it into a business instead of purchasing a vehicle and buy your dream vehicle later. Rank up, Earn Money and Make friends, GTA V Online is not boring at all.
Masab Farooque is a Tech Geek, Writer, and Founder at The Panther Tech. He is also a lead game developer at 10StaticStudios.
When he is not writing, he is mostly playing video games