GTA stands for Grand Theft Auto, It is a very popular action-adventure game series that was developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games. The first series of GTA was released in 1997, and up until now, 16 parts have been released. The last series was GTA 5 which was released on September 17, 2013, and then no other part was released. The gamers have been waiting for the Sixth part for a long time.
Rockstar Games only shared the news that work on GTA 6 had started, and they did not say when the game would be released. But now some rumors are coming that GTA 6 is coming, and players around the world are excited over these rumors and are eagerly waiting for GTA 6. Last year, a large number of rumors and leaks circulated on the internet regarding GTA, which forced Rockstar to delete all the early development footage of this game. It is in the news that GTA 6 is very different from all the other parts because of Rockstar’s internal changes.
GTA 6 Release Date
GTA 6 release date and year are not confirmed yet. Some rumors said it would be released in 2024, but it may be stretched to 2025 or 2026 due to game delays in the release cycle. The official announcement from Rockstar Games about the release has not yet been made, and they do not share any details or other things about GTA 6. Only some leaks and rumors about the games are coming from different platforms. According to the gameplay leak, it was seen that the game is in the pre-alpha stages, so it is difficult to assume its launch date and year.
The storyline is not confirmed yet, but two leaks went viral on Twitter that claim that the GTA 6 story location is in Cuba, Colombia, and Miami. Some leaks claim that the story will revolve around two protagonists, a male and a female, and a couple known as Jason and Lucia, who are running away from the authorities after doing a string of heists. It is not necessary to make them couples in the game; it’s up to the player if they want to let them be single or engage them in a romantic relationship. Some rumors suggest that this game’s story vibe is similar to Bonnie and Clyde. Bonnie and Clyde were a criminal couple between 1931 and 1934 who were known for robberies in America. The couple was also a member of the Borrow gang, and Cycle was the leader of this gang, The couple was shot dead by police in 1934. GTA 6 may be based on this couple’s storyline, but it is not confirmed yet.
In some leaked pictures, it is seen that the weapon wheel has some extra capacities, and the Five Star Wanted System is also added. It is also seen in the leaked footage that health buff items that include painkillers, etc. are coming to the game that the player can use when their health drops. VCPD, with some improved AI routines, is also coming to GTA and is used for tracking when you get on the radar. VCPD with improved AI routines is added in this game for tracking Jason and Lucia after they get on their radar.
GTA 6 Game Map
GTA 6 map will be larger than all the previous games‘ maps. The rockstar called this GTA map Project America. According to some rumors, the map will be over 30 miles long and contain many interior locations. The early development stages of GTA will explore a large territory that is inspired by North and South America. If the game is still on this map, then the players can explore many cityscapes. The locations are not confirmed yet, but some leaks claim that the map will be in Cuba, Colombia, and Miami. There are also some speculations that the map location also contains the Everglades (a wetland) and the Florida Keys (a string of tropical islands). Officially, the map location has not been released, but it may be seen that the game map will contain different types of environments.
GTA Game Features
GTA 6 features, according to some rumors and leaks, are given below:
- Graphics: Modern-day graphics were seen by the fans in the leaked picture. It seems like the developers are going to implement photorealistic graphics and an environment in this game, that looks far better than Grand Theft Auto 5 ultra settings. The new map will contain high-end graphics settings, and fans are very excited about it.
- Ragdoll mechanics: In a leaked video, an advanced and realistic character movement is shown that suggests that the GTA 6 ragdoll mechanics have been improved. The mechanics look like Euphoria Ragdoll Physics.
- Old weapons returning: According to former GTA developer Sayan S, it is revealed that many old weapons like fire extinguishers, chainsaws, and many more are returning in GTA 6.
- Miami-based map: The GTA 6 map will be in the HD universe of Vice City, and it contains many iconic buildings based on iconic Miami spots. Landmarks like the 1800 Club, Opera Tower, Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay, Quantum on the Bay Condominium, New Arena Apartments, and many others were seen in the leaked videos, and it will be seen that the game will take place in a modern vice-city.
- Online game: GTA 5 online game is one of the most profitable and popular games and the developers are also featuring GTA 6 online, which allows the player to play in a multimode with many players
- CCTV camera: GTA 6 will contain a CCTV camera in the game, so whenever a crime is committed, police will start putting out wanted posters and searching for you at your last location. So, you had to wear a good mask before committing a crime.
- Cryptocurrency: It is also suggested that GTA 6 will contain some form of cryptocurrency, and hence the stock market is returning with this game. This feature will be especially useful for some of the game’s higher-up characters, specifically when the players need to transfer vast amounts of currency to the player character quickly.
Platforms and Requirements
GTA 6 released platforms are not officially released, but it may be suggested that it will be available for PS5, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, and Windows PC. If you have the latest console with the latest update, then don’t worry about whether it will be played on that console or not. GTA 6 will be played on all the latest consoles. The PC requirements for GTA 6 have not yet been released, but if your PC is up to date with the latest technology and hardware, then it will be played on your PC.
Price and Editions
GTA 6 editions have not yet been announced. Previously, GTA 5 had a Standard Edition, a Special Edition, and a Collector’s edition, and each addition had different price points and sets of bonus items. It may be suggested that GTA 6 will contain more editions than GTA 5. The expected price point for the Xbox Series X and PS5 will start at $69.99. This price is for the standard edition; for other editions, the cost expectation will be higher
Will GTA 6 be available for free?
No, GTA 6 is not available for free. You had to pay a specific amount of money for the edition you wanted to play.
Is GTA 6 due out in 2024?
Official news about the release date has not yet been confirmed. Some rumors say that it will be released in 2024, but some say it will be released in 2025 or 2026.
GTA 6 the most anticipated game release announcement, with some features, storylines, requirements, and prices explored in this article. This news is not officially confirmed, but some development pictures from the games suggested these things. So, we had to wait for the official teaser and announcements from the Rockstar games and just wait for their release date.