Originally Posted by Jimmy_86
In RDR, having the open world as the lobby was a genius move. Plus there was stuff to do even if you didn't start a match, like the gang hideouts. Could be similar stuff in V.
It seems likely... In one of those newer previews, they said there was a fourth player slot (alongside Trevor, Michael and Franklin) for your multiplayer avatar. Apparently all you have to do to jump into online free-roam is press down on your D-Pad.