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Public lobbies have been disrupted as hackers have done things such as flood the game with hundreds of aeroplanes, crash the servers, and trap other players in cages.

Grand Theft Auto V creators Rockstar doesn't allow hacking on the game's popular online mode, but the Epic Games Store offer has seemingly provided banned players a means of re-entering the game under a different guise.

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One Reddit user posted a picture of a vehicle that a hacker had inserted into the game, a gigantic Transformers-like robot made of tanks.

"I guess no one cares about getting banned anymore," wrote the player.

It is believed that the problem is only short-term; once the free download offer expires, the game's moderators will be more effectively able to remove and ban disruptive players from the online mode.

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