Winter Mod 3.0 was released initially in 2013. Later it was re-released as Winter Mod 3.0 (Updated) in December 2014.
But after its official release, the modification was improved and uploaded few times, still as 3.0 version. On the Mod DB the latest version is always available. Below you can read a full list of changes.
- May 2013: the first, initial version of the mod; it was created from scratch with comparison the latest old gen version of the mod (2.3);
- December 31, 2014 (January 3, 2015 on Mod DB): the first archive with 3.0 updated version;
- January 10, 2015: fixed some installer glitches: mod is no more added in «Programs and Features» list (if you want, you can delete mod from this list with CCleaner or another utility); now size of the installer is smaller (on 122 Mb; used some tricks for better compression);
- April 7, 2015: fixed problem with Martha's Mug Shot mission;
- June 2, 2015: fixed problems with Diaz gang in Freeride mode and original game's bug, connected with Havana Outfit (also the model of Havana clothes store was improved); all bands are now subordinated to Tommy in Freeride mode;
- December 29, 2016: improved ReadMe, fixed misprint on the loading screen, improved alpha textures in generic.txd;
- December 31, 2017: resaved the menu that did not work in previous variant in some cases; lower vignette effect; added (to the menu) feature to disable vignette for all graphics parameters; included Widescreen Fix for widescreen displays support;
- December 31, 2018: Tommy now in warm clothes in the cutscenes by default; snowflake on the radar instead of the arrow; new knuckle icon; HD radio icons; New Year Radio has its own icon; added two new songs on the New Year Radio; normalization of the radio sound; louder winter environment sounds; splash screens; new Windows systems compatibility tips.