How To Start The Diamond Casino Heist In GTA Online

GTA Online Weekly Update: September 12-18

The Diamond Casino Heist in GTA Online see’s you trying to separate one of Los Santos’ newest establishment from its cash. There has been a lot of strange stuff going down, from increased security to peculiar text messages from the Cheng Family Holdings. It looks like a heist is about to go down, and everyone wants to know what crew is going to pull it off.

If you want that crew to be you, then you will need a place to plan the heist. To do this, you will need to buy a Retro Arcade property. The good news for Twitch Prime subscribers is that you should be entitled to a free Retro Arcade property. If you linked your Rockstar Games Social Club to your Twitch account before Dec. 8, then you will get Pixel Pete’s Arcade for free from Maze Bank Foreclosures. If you are not a Twitch Prime subscriber with a linked account, then you will need to spend money to make money.

There are six arcades that you can choose from, at various price points, there will also be various upgrades you can get that will increase the cost:

  • Pixel Pete’s – Paleto Bay – $1,235,000
  • Wonderama – Grapeseed – $1,565,000
  • Videogeddon – La Mesa – $1,875,000
  • Insert Coin – Rockford Hills – $2,345,000
  • Warehouse – Davis – $2,135,000
  • Eight-Bit – Vinewood – $2,530,000

When you have purchased your Retro Arcade property, head on over to check it out, and you will be treated to a new cutscene. This base of operations is an important place. Not only can you plan your Diamond Casino Heist here, and any missions you will need to complete in the run-up to it, you can even practice important mechanics you will need to pull off the heist successfully.