Microsoft mentions the release date of Rockstar’s next game

Last September, we revealed to you that a big hack at Rockstar Games had revealed many elements of the next game GTA VI, one of the most anticipated titles among the gaming community. But more recently, it is through Microsoft that we were able to learn more about the video gameand in particular on a potential output windowwhich should then delight many fans of the license.

a release planned for next year?

While the previous opus, namely GTA Vreleased in 2013, it will soon be 10 years that fans eagerly await the next installment of the famous saga of video games developed by Rockstar Games. And if until now players have had very little information (official at least) about the game GTA VI on the part of the developers, it would seem that other major players in the industry know a little more about the subject.

In fact, as reported gameblogit is thanks to Microsoft that we can learn more about the next installment of the franchise Grand Theft Auto. As part of the acquisition of Activision-Blizzard, Microsoft has filed a file with the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), which is none other than the competition authority in the United Kingdom. Faced with the arguments recently given by Sony against the takeover, Microsoft shed light on Sony’s alternatives in the event of a possible exclusivity of the franchise call of duty. It could 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 could attract more PS Plus subscribers. .

Sony gives its arguments against the acquisition of

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

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

Note, however, that this is 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.

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So far, the 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 monthssuggesting that the developers were not necessarily ready for a release in 2024 yet.

One thing is certain, many players are eagerly awaiting the opportunity to discover the next title from Rockstar Games., GTA VIand especially to be able to return to the emblematic city of Vice City and its surroundings, which would apparently be the place where the next opus would take place.

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

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