GTA V: All Trophy List [Definitive Guide]

Become the Los Santos Completionist by unlocking all 78 trophies!

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Trophy Guide GTA 5

Although most of the trophies can be attained by completing the story as it is, there are some trophies that you have to collect by either some miscellaneous activities, some through GTA Online, and some that are just missable that you will unlock after choosing an alternate ending. Read on further to get details on all the trophies and how to unlock them.

Table of Contents

The game currently contains 78 trophies1 platinum, 3 gold, 15 silver, and 59 bronze. Read through to find a detailed trophy guide for all 78 GTA V trophies.

Key Takeaways

  • GTA V has 78 trophies- 1 platinum, 3 gold, 15 silver, and 59 bronze.
  • The Heists update added 9 new trophies. These trophies are typically unlocked by completing the setup missions and finales for the heists.
  • The Doomsday Heist update brought 8 new trophies. Similar to the Heists update, these trophies can be earned by completing specific missions related to the Doomsday Heist.
  • The Rockstar Editor also offers 10 trophies, which are unlocked by playing in Director Mode as various characters.


Most GTA V trophies are interlinked; completing a certain mission or attempting one trophy will unlock many others. The best way to approach the trophies is as follows:

  • Base Game Trophies:
    • Start by playing through the main story missions to unlock the initial 13 trophies.
    • Avoid using cheat codes as they disable trophy progress.
    • Franklin and Lamar Mission GTA V
      Completing Story Missions
    • Do not skip any parts of missions to avoid missing specific trophies.
    • Pay attention to “missable” trophies that require specific choices or actions.
Trevor and Michael during fame or shame
Main Story of GTA V
  • Side Missions and Activities:
    • After completing the main story, focus on side missions, property missions, and activities.
    • This includes around 50 Strangers and Freaks missions, 7 Rampages, and 4 Bail Bond missions.
    • The Third Way Mission GTA V
      The Third Way Mission GTA V
    • Completing these will earn you various trophies.
TP Industries and Arms Race Trophy
Side Missions
  • Collectibles:
    • Work on collectible trophies, such as Gold Medals, Platinum Medals, Nuclear Waste, Letter Scraps, and Spaceship parts.
    • These trophies are unlocked by collecting specific items scattered throughout the game.
Nuclear Waste GTA V
Collectible Missions
  • Achieve 100% Game Completion:
    • Strive to achieve 100% game completion by finishing all side missions, hobbies, pastimes, and collectibles.
  • GTA Online:
    • Transition to GTA Online to unlock trophies that are exclusive to multiplayer mode.
    • Complete specific objectives and challenges in the online world to earn these trophies.
  • Heist DLC Updates:
    • GTA Online features two heist DLC updates that introduce a total of 17 trophies.
    • Engage in heist setup missions and finales to unlock these trophies.
  • Rockstar Editor:
    • Lastly, attempt the Rockstar Editor version of the game.
    • There are 10 trophies related to the Rockstar Editor that you can unlock.

By following this step-by-step approach and being thorough in your gameplay, you can eventually unlock all 78 trophies, showcasing your mastery of the game’s content and challenges.

Trophy List

A complete list of all the trophies is as follows:






 Story Missions

Welcome to Los Santos You repo’d a car and raced it through the heart of a sun-soaked metropolis. Story Mission Bronze


A Fair Day’s Pay It’s time for a little getaway. Story Mission Bronze
A Friendship Resurrected With friends like this who needs enemies? Story Mission Bronze
Diamond Hard You cleaned out Vangelico to pay back Martin Madrazo Heist – 1 Bronze


Subversive You stole an experimental super weapon from Merryweather.. and gave it back. Heist – 2 Bronze
Blitzed You performed a classic blitz play. Heist – 3 Bronze
Small Town, Big Job You made a big impression at the Paleto Bay Chicken Festival. Heist – 4 Bronze
The Government Gimps You recovered sensitive information from a highly defended federal building. Heist – 5 Bronze


The Big One! This ain’t no dream no more Story Mission Bronze


The Moment of Truth You have uncovered the truth about Brad Story Mission Bronze


To Live or Die in Los Santos Completed the final mission Story Mission Silver
  Side- Missions    
All’s Fare in Love and War [Missable] Purchase Downtown Cab Co. and complete a private fare. Properties Bronze
TP Industries Arms Race [Missable] Purchase McKenzie Field Hangar and win the arms race Properties Bronze
Red Mist [Missable] Complete all Rampages. Rampages Bronze
Kifflom! [Missable] Complete your path to enlightenment.. or not. Epsilon Missions Silver
Three-Man Army [Missable] Survive 3 minutes on at least a 3-star Wanted Level with all three characters together off-mission. Hobbies and Pastimes Bronze
Altruist Acolyte [Missable] Deliver an unsuspecting victim to the Altruist Cult Hobbies and Pastimes Bronze
Wanted: Alive or Alive [Missable] Deliver a bail bond target alive. Bail Bond Missions Bronze
     Collectibles/100% Completion    
Waste Management Purchase the old dock and collect all nuclear waste. Properties/Collectibles Bronze
From Beyond the Stars Collect and return all spaceship parts. Collectibles Bronze
A Mystery, Solved Solve the mystery of Leonora Johnson Collectibles Bronze
Show Off Complete all stunt jumps. Hobbies and Pastimes Bronze
Close Shave Complete all Under the Bridge and Knife Flight challenges. Challenges Bronze
Career Criminal Attain 100% Game Completion 100% Completion Gold
San Andreas Sightseer Explore all of Los Santos and Blaine County Hobbies and Pastimes Silver
Multi-Disciplined Attain a gold medal in all applicable hobbies and pastimes. Hobbies and Pastimes Bronze
Out of your Depth You’re gonna need a bigger boat… Hobbies and Pastimes Bronze
A lot of Cheddar Spend a total of $200 million across all three characters. Hobbies and Pastimes Bronze
Trading Pure Alpha Make a profit over your total investments in the stock market. Purchases Bronze
Pimp My Sidearm Fully mod a weapon Customs Bronze
Los Santos Customs Fully mod a vehicle Customs Bronze
A New Perspective You played GTA V in first-person mode for 15 hours. Game Modes Bronze
Solid Gold, Baby! Earn any 70 Gold Medals on Missions, Strangers, and Freaks. Collectibles Gold
  GTA Online    
American Dream Own an Apartment, Garage, and an Insured Vehicle Hobbies and Pastimes Bronze


Backseat Driver Direct a driver to 1st place as co-driver in Rally Mode Rally Races Bronze


Clean Sweep Finish a Gang Attack without dying and kill at least 30 enemies. Gang Attacks Bronze
Crew Cut Complete a Job as a member of a Crew Heists Bronze


Dialling Digits Call for a Backup Helicopter for the first time. Side Missions Bronze


Enjoy your Stay Participate in everything Los Santos has to offer. Hobbies and Pastimes Bronze


Full Refund Kill the thief that mugged you. Side Missions Bronze
Off the Plane Complete the Introduction Story Mode Bronze
The Midnight Club Use custom vehicles to win 5 races. Customs/ Races Bronze
Three-Bit Gangster Reach Rank 25 Ranks Bronze
Making Moves Reach Rank 50. Ranks Silver
Above the Law Reach Rank 100 Ranks Gold
Unnatural Selection Complete all 10 waves of Survival Game Mode Bronze
Stick Up Kid Hold up all 20 stores. Robbery Bronze
Run Like the Wind Survive with a Bounty on your head. Side Missions Bronze
Numero Uno Obtain first place in all competitive game types. Games Modes Bronze
Decorated Earn 30 Platinum Awards Collectibles Silver
Los Santos Legend Congratulations! You’re Vinewood’s biggest star! 100% Completion Platinum


GTA Online: Heists Update

Be Prepared You completed a Heist Setup mission Heist – 1 Bronze
In the Name of Science You Completed The Humane Labs Raid and Series A Funding as Heist Leader or Crew Heists Bronze
Dead Presidents You completed The Fleeca Job and the Pacific Standard Job as Heist Leader or Crew. Heists Bronze
Parole Day You completed The Prison Break as Heist Leader or Crew. Heists Bronze
Shot Caller Invest your hard-earned cast to set up a Heist. Heist Setup Missions Bronze
Four Way As Heist Leader set the finale cut as 25% across all players. Heist Setup Missions Bronze
Live a Little Spend a total of $8,000,000 purchasing vehicles included as part of The Heists Update Customs Silver
Can’t Touch This Complete a Heist finale without taking any damage Heists Bronze
Mastermind Earn 25 platinum medals across Heist Setups and Finales. Collectibles Silver

GTA Online: Doomsday Heist

Getting Started Set up The Doomsday Heist Heist Setup Missions Bronze
The Data Breaches You completed Act 1 of The Doomsday Heist as Leader or Crew Heist – 1 Bronze
The Bogdan Problem You completed Act 2 of The Doomsday Heist as Leader or Crew Heist – 2 Silver


The Doomsday Scenario You completed Act 3 of The Doomsday Heist as Leader or Crew Heist – 3 Silver


A World Worth Saving You completed The Doomsday Heist as Leader or Crew


Heists Silver
Orbital Obliteration Kill another player with the Orbital Cannon Side Missions Bronze
Elitist Complete all 3 Elite Challenges in the Doomsday Heist Challenges Silver
Masterminds Complete all 3 Criminal Mastermind Challenges in the Doomsday Heist Challenges Silver

Rockstar Editor

Vinewood Visionary Create and export a video using the Rockstar Editor. Videos Bronze
Majestic Create and export 10 videos using the Rockstar Editor. Videos Silver
Humans of Los Santos Unlock all Special Characters and enter Director Mode as an actor from this category. Director Mode Bronze
First Time Director Enter Director mode for the first time as an unlocked actor. Director Mode Bronze
Animal Lover Enter Director mode as an unlocked animal actor for the first time. Director Mode Bronze
Ensemble Piece Unlock all Story Characters and enter Director Mode as an actor from this category. Director Mode Silver
Location Scout Visit all Locations in Director Mode. Director Mode Bronze
Method Actor Enter Director Mode using any of your own GTA Online characters Director Mode Bronze
Cryptozoologist You unlocked all animals for use in Director Mode… or did you? Director Mode Silver

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