Rockstar Confirm GTA 6 Is In Active Development

Jesse Williams

By Jesse Williams

Jesse Williams

4 Feb 2022

Rockstar Games has finally confirmed that Grand Theft Auto 6 has entered development – after nearly 9 years.

In a statement released on the GTA community blog Rockstar said:

“With the unprecedented longevity of GTAV, we know many of you have been asking us about a new entry in the Grand Theft Auto series. With every new project we embark on, our goal is always to significantly move beyond what we have previously delivered — and we are pleased to confirm that active development for the next entry in the Grand Theft Auto series is well underway. We look forward to sharing more as soon as we are ready, so please stay tuned to the Rockstar Newswire for official details.

On behalf of our entire team, we thank you all for your support and cannot wait to step into the future with you!

– Rockstar Games”

There’s no indication of a release target but the game is coming with some analysts predicting the next game would likely arrive sometime in Take-Two Interactive’s 2024 fiscal year, around April 1, 2023 and March 31, 2024.

The announcement came alongside outlined changes to The Contract and GTA 5: Enhanced and Expanded.

They also revealed GTA V and GTA Online for PS5 and Xbox Series X|S features new graphics modes, 4K resolution, 60 FPS gameplay.

Read more on Rockstar’s GTA community update here.