GTA VI: Microsoft mentions the release date of the next Rockstar game

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Last September, we revealed to you; that a big hack at Rockstar Games had exposed many elements of the upcoming game GTA VI, one of the most anticipated titles among the community. of players. But more recently, it is through Microsoft that we have been able to learn more about video games, and in particular about a potential < strong>output window, which should delight many fans of the license.

GTA VI: Microsoft mentions the release date of the next Rockstar game

 

a release scheduled for next year?

While the previous opus, at know GTA V, was released in 2013, it will soon be 10 years that fans have been eagerly awaiting the next installment of the famous video game saga. ;developed by Rockstar Games. And if until So far, players have had very little information (official at least) about the game GTA VIon the part of the developers, it would seem that other major players in the industry know a little more about the subject.

Indeed as reported by Gameblog, it is thanks to; Microsoft that we can learn more about the next installment of the Grand Theft Auto franchise. As part of the Activision-Blizzard takeover, Microsoft filed; a file with the Competition and Markets Authority(CMA), which is none other than the authority; competition in the UK. Faced with recent arguments given by Sony against the takeover, Microsoft highlighted Sony's alternatives in the event of a possible exclusivity. of the Call of Duty franchise. It read this:

Sony could easily increase its marketing investments in FIFA, Grand Theft Auto, or other FPS like Battlefield and Destiny (developed by Bungie, which Sony recently acquired), or any other popular title that might attract more PS Plus subscribers.

 GTA VI: Microsoft mentions the release date of the next Rockstar game

And it is in these same official documents that the we can see Microsoft mentioning a release window for the upcoming GTA VI:

The highly anticipated GTA 6 is expected to release in 2024.

À specify, however, that this is from an estimate by Microsoft, although it is reasonable to think that the company has the means and/or the contacts to have such information. It is also worth remembering that this information is part of a set of data transmitted to the CMA in order to validate the famous takeover of Activision-Blizzard.

GTA VI: Microsoft mentions the release date of the next Rockstar game

Untilà Now, rumors about the potential release of GTA VI instead suggested that Rockstar might be aiming for a release around 2025. Speculations which have been all the more confirmed following the major leaks of recent months, leaving think that the developers were not necessarily ready for a release in 2024 yet. looking forward to being able to discover the next title from Rockstar Games, GTA VI, and especially to be able to return to the emblematic city of Vice City and its surroundings, which would apparently be the place where would take place the next opus.

GTA VI: Microsoft mentions the date release of Rockstar's next game

And to find out what is this finally canceled GTA movie project with an international star ; by Rockstar, see our previous article on the subject, right here.