PARIS: The maker of “Grand Theft Auto,” one of many biggest-selling online game collection of all time, stated Wednesday it’ll launch a trailer subsequent month for the long-awaited subsequent instalment.
Followers of the favored GTA franchise have been ready for nearly a decade for New York-based Rockstar Video games to launch the newest version of the violent open-world sport, wherein gamers tackle the position of a prison navigating the streets of a fictional metropolis.
“We’re very excited to let you recognize that in early December, we’ll launch the primary trailer for the subsequent Grand Theft Auto,” Rockstar Video games founder Sam Houser stated in a press release.
Footage of “Grand Theft Auto VI” was leaked final yr in one of many greatest hacks within the historical past of the online game business, months after Rockstar Video games introduced that the sport was beneath growth.
The favored sport’s first version was launched in 1997 and the newest model, Grand Theft Auto V, has offered greater than 185 million copies because it got here out in 2013.
Rockstar Video games, which can even mark its twenty fifth anniversary subsequent month, is owned by business large Take-Two Interactive Software program.
Take-Two’s share value skyrocketed by nearly six p.c on Wednesday amid a report by Bloomberg that the corporate would announce an upcoming launch date for the subsequent instalment imminently.
The corporate is saying its newest quarterly earnings on Wednesday.