GTA: 'Monty Python style' GTA 5 trailer put together by fans

A fan video on You Tube has garnered over 32,000 hits in one week

A You Tube video made with animated still images of the next Grand Theft Auto game is quickly gaining popularity among gaming blogs.

The video, which shows characters plummeting from helicopters and being squashed by planes, has been dubbed a 'Monty Python style' video for it's stilted and tough animation style.

The highly -anticipated GTA 5 game is planned for release in September this year on XBox 360 and Playstation 3.

The game company Rockstar, which makes the game announced that the game promises "a bold new direction in open-world freedom, storytelling, mission-based gameplay and online multiplayer, Grand Theft Auto V focuses on the pursuit of the almighty dollar in a re-imagined, present day Southern California."