GTA 6 is getting a trailer in early December, Rockstar Video games has confirmed. The information follows a current report claiming that the developer was planning an announcement ‘as early as this week.’ Studio co-founder Sam Houser attested to these claims, including that subsequent month additionally marks Rockstar’s Twenty fifth-anniversary celebration, and thanked gamers for his or her continued assist over the many years. It has been over 11 years since Grand Theft Auto V launched in 2013, which on the time of writing has offered over 190 million copies — 5 million of them had been offered in This fall 2023, because of next-gen upgrades and the GTA On-line section nonetheless going robust.
“We’re very excited to let you realize that in early December, we are going to launch the primary trailer for the following Grand Theft Auto. We stay up for many extra years of sharing these experiences with all of you,” the tweet reads, giving determined followers one thing to stay up for. As for whether or not the trailer launch is deliberate for The Sport Awards on December 7, solely time will inform, however the timeframe actually suits. In fact, the awards present host and organiser Geoff Keighley hasn’t commented on GTA 6’s presence on the occasion, however it’s not out of trend for them to maintain issues quiet and reserve it as the ultimate mic drop. It is price noting, nonetheless, that Rockstar Video games has averted making bulletins at trade occasions previously, as a substitute preferring to launch reveals and trailers on their very own channels.
This marks solely the second official GTA 6 replace from Rockstar Video games since confirming that the sport is in improvement, final yr. There is no such thing as a phrase but on a launch window, which is likely to be revealed alongside the trailer subsequent month. Nevertheless, a Could earnings name and subsequent quarterly stories from the studio’s guardian firm Take-Two Interactive have steered that the launch window for GTA 6 is ready for fiscal yr 2025. In Rockstar’s case, this window opens in April 2024.
We’re very excited to let you realize that in early December, we are going to launch the primary trailer for the following Grand Theft Auto. We stay up for many extra years of sharing these experiences with all of you.
— Rockstar Video games (@RockstarGames) November 8, 2023
Elsewhere, Hollywood actors have lastly arrived at a tentative cope with main manufacturing firms, ending the 118-day-long strike. Again in September, it was reported that online game performers may also be part of the trigger, wanting truthful payouts and combating again towards unregulated use of synthetic intelligence to switch actors. Nevertheless, Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick claimed in an interview that it was ‘unlikely’ that online game actors would comply with in Hollywood’s footsteps and go on strike. And even when they did, he claims that GTA 6 is ‘fully protected’ from any delays occurring — this might very nicely be a sign that each one voice traces have been recorded and finalised for launch and that Rockstar would proceed fine-tuning the sport till launch. The studio has been making an attempt to do away with its crunch tradition for some time now after some staff spoke out towards the cruel working circumstances and the ensuing burnout.
In September 2022, Rockstar Video games suffered a extreme safety breach, inflicting a group of over 90 in-development gameplay movies to leak on-line. A kind of clips confirmed earlier leaks, which steered that GTA 6 can be introducing its first feminine protagonist, who was seen partaking in a daytime heist at a diner. The sport is reportedly set in a fictionalised model of Miami and options two protagonists — a person and a lady — by means of the real-life American crime duo Bonnie and Clyde. Throughout its This fall 2023 earnings report, Rockstar Video games additionally revealed that Purple Useless Redemption 2 had offered 57 million copies.
Grand Theft Auto 6 will most likely launch on the current-gen PS5 and Xbox Collection S/X first, earlier than heading to PC — as seen with earlier Rockstar entries.