The Diamond Casino Heist
GTA 5 Diamond Casino Heist is one of the biggest and unique robbery in Casino of the Los Santos. Visit Mirror Park to Meet up with Lester. Buy an Arcade from Maze Bank Foreclosure. Launch the initial prep mandatory mission to setup an Arcade. Heist setup missions can be launched from arcade underground area on the heist board. There are three distinct approached for The Diamond Casino Heist.
GTA Casino Heist Aggressive
This approach is usually recommended for three players, as there is an increased resistance from the very start of the heist. Players enter the casino with full force using advanced weapons and explosives making their way in the underground vault. Best way is to enter through the sewer tunnel. You need to scope it in intel mission. By this approach you enter directly in the underground basement near the vault.
How To Do Silent and Sneaky Casino Heist
In the Silent & Sneaky approach players enter the casino undetected, having the most time in vault to steal and escape with the least resistance. The entry points in this approach can be roof terrace, helipad, waste disposal and staff lobby. Players are given with stun gun to disable metal detectors and camera. With the EMP prep mission and Infiltration suit prep mission, one of the player can shut down the power supply which lasts a minute. Possible benefit using EMP are reduced enemy vision, disable metal detectors and cameras.
The Big Con Diamond Casino Heist
The Big Con Approach – Players uses Disguise approach to enter the Casino as maintenance staff, pest control or as other contractors including the security guards. Like the silent & sneaky approach, you can enter the vault without alerting the alarms. All you need to pay attention and stay away from the radius of guards and alarms. If you get in radar of any camera or guard, the alarms will alert and it will be difficult to get out of the situation as you only have small pistols as defense in this approach.
In case you choose approach Gruppe Sechs you will act as a bank security guards, you can fast run to the vault even in front of the casino guards. No alarm will trigger until you make safe loot from the vault before the given time.
Casino Heist Scope Out Locations
To begin with the Casino heist scope out mission, head to the planning heist board in the arcade basement. All you need is to visit the casino take photographs and send to Lester. There are total of 11 Access Points you need to scope one time only; it is not necessary to find all the points but better to complete it in one shot. Furthermore, there are 6 Point of Interests you need to do one time only. There are vault scope out points you need to complete every time when you need to restart the casino heist. Vault can have Cash, Paintings, Gold and Diamonds which are rare.
All Access Points For Casino Heist
- Main Entrance of the Casino
- Side Door on the right of the Casino
- Side Door on the left of Casino
- The Garage Door of Security tunnel below the race track
- Sewer Tunnel
- Top Roof Access Point 1 (Helipad Area)
- Top Roof Access Point 2 (Beside Helipad)
- Roof Terrace – Keypad Door On Right Side Behind The Bar
- Roof Terrace – Keypad Door Near to Pool
- Roof Terrace – Keypad Door 1 When you jump on left side from the pool area
- Roof Terrace – Keypad Door 2 When you jump on left side from the pool area
Casino Heist Points of Interest List
- Security cameras inside the casino
- Security cameras outside the casino
- Valet at the main entrance
- Casino vault blue prints at the casino management office
- Security guard inside casino at the elevator
- Keypad besides the chip exchange counter
How Much Money Does The Casino Heist Give You
The total payout in the diamond casino heist depends on the vault scope. It may be Gold, Artwork, Cash or Diamonds (Rare). In most of the cases cash is very common and it gives the lowest payout in total. Gold & Diamonds pay the most. Players doing Casino heist for the first time will always get the cash as vault scope.
Diamond Casino Heist Elite Challenge
There are three different ways to play the casino heist and complete the elite challenge. Aggressive Approach is the most difficult as there is an additional requirement to get 80 headshots which are not that easy. Below are the requirements
- Aggressive Approach (Don’t Die, Complete Under 15 Minutes, Get 80 Headshots)
- Silent & Sneaky Approach (Don’t Die, Complete Under 15 Minutes)
- The Big Con (Don’t Die, Complete Under 15 Minutes)
Fingerprint Casino Heist
The most important part in the diamond casino heist fingerprint hack is the timing and perfection. You should be quick in unlocking the security doors inside the vault. Remember the time to loot in the vault is limited, you must have to leave the area before the time in order to avoid the alarms. If you fail in fingerprint hacking, you may lose your money by 35-50%. One Great tip, if doing with two players both should be good hacker, if doing with three or four players, one good hacker is good to go all he need is to just keep unlocking the doors for others. For practice you can buy your own hacking device from the heist planning dashboard.
Casino Heist Escape Route
Escaping Casino Heist is a challenge, whatever approach you select you have to face the 5 star wanted level. The best route is to take exit from staff lobby. As soon as you are out, jump the fence in front of you and take right. Take out the NOOSE agents. Either steal a vehicle from the street or make your way to the Get Away Vehicles.
At this point you have two options, take a drainage tunnel route and wait until the wanted level is gone. Once wanted level is gone, do not follow the yellow route as this will lead to gain another 5 star wanted level as it will force you to pass by the Casino area gain. Take the longer route from the beach side.
Another shortcut is to take a Helicopter from the roof of the police station. Here is a video below for reference. This is the best way to meet the Elite challenge in Casino Heist.