This insanely risky Grand Theft Auto skydive does not work out

We give the jump an A for effort, and an F- for execution.

 

Dennis Scimeca

Internet Culture

Published Apr 3, 2015   Updated May 29, 2021, 3:58 am CDT

Diving out of a helicopter in Grand Theft Auto Online at what looks like maximum altitude and aiming for a swimming pool is both brave and stupid.

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Not all of the best mayhem in GTA Online is unplanned or random. We gather the idea here was to test whether or not a high-altitude jump sans parachute is survivable if the jumper lands in the pool. That question remains a mystery after this jump. 

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So, so close.

Screengrab via Russian Batman/YouTube

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*First Published: Apr 3, 2015, 5:30 pm CDT