The makers of Grand Theft Auto have mentioned they’re “extraordinarily disillusioned” after particulars of the subsequent instalment within the collection have been leaked.
Greater than 90 clips of Grand Theft Auto VI, which is within the early phases of growth, have been leaked and circulated on social media over the weekend.
The footage was initially posted to the GTAForums web site by consumer teapotuberhacker, who claimed to have downloaded the recordsdata from worker communications.
Among the many assortment of clips have been examples of in-game fight, surroundings and characters which counsel the sport may embrace the collection’ first feminine protagonist and be set in Vice Metropolis – a mock model of Miami and the setting of the Grand Theft Auto 2002 launch.
Rockstar Video games on Monday confirmed “an unauthorised third social gathering” had accessed and downloaded particulars of the Grand Theft Auto sequel.
An announcement from the Rockstar Video games crew mentioned: “We just lately suffered a community intrusion through which an unauthorised third social gathering illegally accessed and downloaded confidential data from our programs, together with early growth footage for the subsequent Grand Theft Auto.
“Right now, we don’t anticipate any disruption to our reside sport companies nor any long-term impact on the event of our ongoing initiatives.
Our work on the subsequent Grand Theft Auto sport will proceed as deliberate and we stay as dedicated as ever to delivering an expertise to you, our gamers, that really exceeds your expectation
“We’re extraordinarily disillusioned to have any particulars of our subsequent sport shared with you all on this method. Our work on the subsequent Grand Theft Auto sport will proceed as deliberate and we stay as dedicated as ever to delivering an expertise to you, our gamers, that really exceeds your expectation.
“We are going to replace everybody once more quickly and, after all, will correctly introduce you to this subsequent sport when it’s prepared. We need to thank everybody for his or her ongoing help by means of this example.”
Teapotuberhacker additionally mentioned they might leak extra knowledge, together with Grand Theft Auto 5 and 6 supply codes and belongings, in addition to a Grand Theft Auto 6 testing construct.
Quickly after the preliminary publish on GTAForums, Teapotuberhacker posted once more inviting workers at Rockstar, or guardian firm Take Two, to contact them.
Grand Theft Auto is without doubt one of the hottest video video games collection ever created and has bought greater than 380 million copies worldwide.