Take-Two Interactive Revealed that it would update Grand Theft Auto Online into the lifespan of the Playstation 5 and Xbox Series X. Sony made an announcement during the next-generation game that GTA online will come for PS5 on 11 July 2021.
Take-Two Interactive is providing the details of GTA online. Rockstar confirmed that it would continue to release teh regular update of GTA5 multiplayer mode that eventual release of GTA 6. Take two is popping up the game on the next-gen consoles and issued this statement
“The journey will continue with new updates such as additional content exclusive to the new consoles and PC. There would be a new standalone version of Grand Theft Auto Online that is coming in the second half of the calendar 2021. it will be available for the Playstation 5 during the first three months.”
It would be the most lucrative digital product neither Take-Two and nor Rockstar ever reported an official player count. However, according to an estimation, GTA 5 had 33 million active players in 2014. Meanwhile, 130 million copies sold out worldwide.
GTA 6 was not announced by the rockstars, but there are two release date timeline estimates that make fans more curious. The rockstar leakers Tezfun 2 and Yan 2295 claim that GTA 6 is more than halfway complete.
On the other side, Bloomberg Journalist Jason Schreier reported that the game is currently in early development but still years away. Rockstar took eight years to develop Red dead redemption, and some are saying maybe GTA6 will take six or seven years.
What are the Possibilities?
Take-Two Interactive said the GTA online updates would continue throughout the second half of 2021. Schreier says Rockstar wants to change the way of the release date. He also reported that the company would begin to release the games in multiple parts. It will split the game’s original story into three separate releases.
Rockstar can release as a standalone single-player game that comes with an expansion to GTA online. Moreover, it could also work a lot like MMORPG expansions to games where players will able to move around Los Santos from GTA 5.
Besides some news claims that GTA 6 will include some of the most iconic settings such as Liberty and Vice. Moreover, it will let the franchise to grow GTA Online’s enormous player base. We keep eyes on the franchise and would update you as we receive more news.