The web has been rocked with rumours surrounding the following Grand Theft Auto title for properly over a yr now, but it surely appears we are able to cross the most recent supposed leaks off our lists.
A ‘leak’ appeared on Reddit wherein a person claims to have some data about Grand Theft Auto 6, courtesy of some (obvious) journalist mates and a (unnamed) pal at Rockstar Video games.
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The poster claims that the following GTA will happen in “each Vice Metropolis and a brand new fictional location based mostly on Rio de Janeiro.”
It was additionally said that some “linear missions” could be happening in Liberty Metropolis, which wouldn’t be open world.
The Redditor, apparently, says the sport can be set within the 1970s – 1980s, and added they’d “additionally been not too long ago listening to about Cuba” however wasn’t certain on that one.
The ‘leak,’ which is definitely fairly detailed, goes on to debate the plot which might apparently see you play as a “cocaine smuggler from Vice Metropolis,” doing runs “to the brand new massive South American space (and visa versa?) earlier than making connections with large time drug lords and making your approach up.”
The submit additionally says the title could be launched on next-generation consoles solely.
It was an eyebrow-raising ‘leak’ from the beginning, with no technique to confirm the claims, resulting in a lot of hypothesis about whether or not it’s a genuinely dump or not.
Nonetheless, one trade insider has utterly debunked the Reddit submit, and it’s in all probability one of the vital dependable trade insiders on the market.
Jason Schreier of Kotaku, one of many publications the Redditor is claiming to have a contact inside, has stated the rumours are utterly false.
Schreier is likely one of the most trusted sources for all issues hush-hush, and if he’s saying it’s not true…properly, it appears to be like fairly probably that that’s the case.
Former Rockstar Video games insider Yan2295 [via RockstarIntel] has additionally debunked the rumours over on Twitter, suggesting that yeah, a Narcos-style GTA actually isn’t the case.
In fact, we received’t know till we all know. However possibly take this explicit leak with ol’ boulder of salt.
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