A few hours ago, Rockstar Games co-founder Sam Houser shared the news that a new trailer for the next game in the Grand Theft Auto series, GTA 6, was going to be released in early December.
This news was part of a celebration of the 25th anniversary of the company. Of course, the news of the next GTA game ignited the internet and generated a whole lot of hype on social media.
The buzz around the announcement is astonishing, to say the least. Users have signalled the hype around the tweet announcing the latest trailer without hesitation and it has already broken several records. The tweet has become Trending #1 in several countries around the world and has over 1.1 million likes, garnering over 80 million views in less than 6 hours on X alone.
In 9 hours the GTA 6 Trailer announcement posts have received
– 2 Million Instagram Likes
– 1.2 Million Twitter Likes
– 260k Facebook Likes pic.twitter.com/MAK6kj58yC
— GTA News 🔴 RockstarINTEL.com (@GTAonlineNews) November 8, 2023
Many users were celebrating the announcement of a new trailer in the acclaimed Grand Theft Auto series, which hasn’t seen a new installment in a long time. Some users were quick to make some funny memes about how much time has passed since the last announcement.
— Everything Out Of Context (@EverythingOOC) November 8, 2023
GTA 5: Sorry, you will need a parent to buy this game
GTA 6: Cash or Card Sir? pic.twitter.com/loQyEgB2W1
— MOTOR🐻 (@MotorFN) November 8, 2023
WE LIVED LONG ENOUGH TO SEE THE GTA 6 ROLLOUT pic.twitter.com/EJl3oVFqIF
— pop (@imightbepop) November 8, 2023
Following the announcement of the trailer, the speculation bubble continued to swell. Several users across the internet also started to weigh in with their opinions about what the next instalment in the GTA series will come packed with or what the trailer will be about. Some of the speculation pertains to the game’s release date, with suggestions the game will be released before March 2025.
Take-Two says they are getting closer to releasing some of the most anticipated games of their pipeline.
They remain exceedingly optimistic with their future release schedules. This means GTA 6 is still on track to release before March 2025 🔥 pic.twitter.com/ToexQeP74y
— Gaming Detective (@that1detectiv3) November 8, 2023
Other speculation regarding the next game in the Grand Theft Auto series is related to its file size across consoles and PC. According to the rumor mill, the game will be only available on the next- gen consoles (PS5 and Xbox Series) and it will sport a 98 GB file size. Meanwhile, on PC, the game will be 103 GB.
Things to come with GTA 6
– All cars since liberty city to now are going to be added
– All characters from GTA 5 are going to feature in GTA 6
– New abilities to travel
– Only compatible with the new generation of consoles
– Xbox/ PS5 is going to be 98 Gb
– PC/ Laptop… pic.twitter.com/Ccbqc2BjOV
— Raids (@RaidsV2) November 8, 2023
There’s plenty of information that’s not known about GTA 6, but you can stay tuned here to be in the know as soon as more becomes clear.