But for one intrepid group of modders, even GTA 5's PC graphics weren't up to snuff. They've been hard at work creating GTA 5 Redux, which massively overhauls the graphics in Rockstar's seminal open-world game.
You can view the mod's launch trailer below, which shows off its improved weather systems, 4K textures, shadows, increased particle effects, light pollution, terrain tessellation and a whole host of other features that can be read about on GTA 5 Redux's official site.
In simple terms the mod completely overhauls the game's weather, shaders, textures and effects.
In addition to the game's graphics, the mod will also offer a number of gameplay enhancements including a new police system, changes to the game's weapons and melee systems, and upgrades to its pedestrian AI.
There's no word yet on a release date (its website gives a curt "When it is complete" as an answer), but this is definitely one to watch if you've been thinking about returning to the mayhem of Los Santos.