Grand Theft Auto 6 trailer launch date is lastly upon us, as confirmed by Rockstar Video games by way of a tweet. The primary footage from the highly-anticipated crime odyssey sequel can be out on Tuesday, December 5, at 7:30pm IST in India/ 9am ET within the US, with the writer solely posting a picture of a sundown and palm tree silhouettes — confirming earlier claims that it is set in a fictionalised model of Miami, which franchise veterans may recognise as a return to Vice Metropolis. With that, it’s clear that Geoff Keighley will not be presenting the trailer at The Recreation Awards 2023, although a teaser or some screenshot drops are at all times attainable.
Not a lot was identified about GTA 6 since an enormous knowledge leak from mid-2022, which revealed in-development gameplay of our lead crime couple — allegedly Jason and Lucia — robbing a diner in broad daylight. Yep, this could mark the primary feminine protagonist within the franchise’s controversial historical past, which has, for probably the most half, portrayed ladies as intercourse objects or nagging mothers/wives. It is usually value mentioning that Rockstar hasn’t revealed an official title for the sport but, merely referring to it because the ‘subsequent Grand Theft Auto,’ so it might very properly be a spin-off with some outlandish subtitle. The sequel has been a very long time coming, with a Might earnings name at Rockstar father or mother Take-Two Interactive hinting that the GTA 6 launch window might be set for the fiscal yr 2025 (opens in April 2024 in Rockstar’s case).
Earlier this month, the studio additionally scrapped the ‘Social Membership’ branding from the web site, referring to its on-line multiplayer service as ‘Rockstar Video games platform,’ along with eliminating the yellow block in its brand — hinting at some large adjustments to usher within the new period. On the time of writing, the studio has deleted all earlier posts from its Instagram account, sustaining solely the aforementioned trailer launch date banner. As anticipation for GTA 6 grew, GTA On-line served because the decade-long money cow for Rockstar, delivering near-endless multiplayer content material that simply rivalled the common AAA reside service recreation. For now, it is unclear whether or not the prevailing Social Membership members will merely be up to date to cater to the brand new entry or if gamers can be compelled emigrate their knowledge to a brand new account.
As of October, the 2013-released Grand Theft Auto V has bought 190 million copies worldwide, with minor graphical and efficiency upgrades to regulate to 2 entire console generations. Simply yesterday, Rockstar confirmed that its remastered Grand Theft Auto trilogy can be obtainable to play on Netflix from December 14 onwards — accessible to subscribers of all tiers and playable completely on Android, iOS, and the Netflix telephone app.
Grand Theft Auto 6 will in all probability launch on the current-gen PS5 and Xbox Collection S/X first, earlier than heading to PC — as seen with earlier Rockstar entries.