After a decade-long wait, fans of the Grand Theft Auto series were treated to a thrilling development: Rockstar Games unveiled the first trailer of Grand Theft Auto 6 (GTA VI), showcasing the game in all its glory. However, this announcement brought with it the all-important question: What platforms will GTA VI be available on, particularly, will it be available on PC?
GTA VI: Initial Platform Announcements
In a press release issued minutes after the GTA VI trailer debut, Take Two Interactive provided key details about the game. Set in the state of Leonida, within the iconic Vice City, the game promises to be a groundbreaking addition to the franchise.
Platform Availability at Launch
According to the official statement, GTA VI will initially be available on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S, meaning that a PC version won’t be released at launch. This decision has sparked discussions among the gaming community, as many were anticipating a simultaneous PC release.
Hope for PC Gamers? A Look at Rockstar’s Release History
Despite the initial disappointment for PC gamers, there remains a glimmer of hope. Reflecting on Rockstar’s release patterns, Grand Theft Auto V first launched on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, followed by a PC release two years later, featuring unique enhancements. A similar pattern was observed with Red Dead Redemption II, which reached PC gamers a year after its initial console release.
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Community Reactions and Speculations
As speculation continues, the gaming community eagerly debates the potential of a PC version of GTA VI. For many, the question isn’t if but when will GTA VI grace the PC platform.
GTA VI Launch: A New Era on Consoles, Awaiting PC Release
The launch of GTA VI is a monumental event in the gaming world. While PC gamers might have to wait a bit longer, the excitement surrounding the game’s release on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S is palpable. Stay tuned for further updates, and let us know your platform preference for GTA VI on social media.