'GTA 6' News And Updates: A Hefty Budget May Be The Reason Behind The Delay

By Raymond Valledor, Posted: 10/18/16 07:00AM EDT
Grand Theft Auto Video Game Rakes In 800 Million Dollars Within One Day Of Sales
Until now fans have no idea as to when Rockstar will release their much awaited 'Grand Theft Auto VI.'(Photo : Mario Tama/Getty Images)

"Grand Theft Auto 6" has been the talk on the web for several months now but most news websites have nothing but speculations to share. Rockstar has been keeping a tight lid on any developments about the supposed sequel to "GTA V" and no matter how much their fans clamor for any details about the video game, developers refuse to share any information.

Some speculated that Rockstar is not even planning on developing the sequel seeing that "GTA V" is still profiting. According to the Guinness World Records, "GTA V" set a new record for reaching the $1 billion mark in only three days after it was launched.

Since then the game is still getting sold and many customers are still invested in the game seeing that Rockstar continuously release updates and upgrades to it. All in all, "GTA V" costs $265 million to make but it is a small price to pay considering that it became a billion dollar profit for Rockstar.

With that in mind, Rockstar might be trying to upstage "GTA V" by coming up with another installment with far more advanced programs and more thrilling features. It may be the reason why there is still no news about Rockstar's progress seeing that they need to come up with something far superior to "Grand Theft Auto V." It just might be too hard to beat.

According to Neurogadget, Rockstar may be looking at a $300 million budget to work on "Grand Theft Auto 6" perhaps to accommodate a VR version for the game on top of all the other speculated features.

Also, a website dedicated to "Grand Theft Auto 6" said that Rockstar might be looking into improving their graphics to feature a more realistic simulation, which could also cost more.

But the probable reason for Rockstar's unwillingness to share any information is the company's penchant for keeping every detail of their games close to their chest. That way fans of the "GTA" series will be more surprised when they finally get to see "Grand Theft Auto 6." 


© 2016 iSports Times All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.


New England Patriots Trading Jimmy Garoppolo to Cleveland Browns After RG3 Injury?

Jimmy Garoppolo performed well for the New England Patriots in Week 1, but his time as a starter mig... more

Denver Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas Returning Against Indianapolis Colts

The Denver Broncos may be getting a big shot in the arm if reports are true that wide receiver Demar... more

NFL Rumors: Cleveland Browns Signing Geno Smith To Replace Robert Griffin III

The Cleveland Browns find themselves in a very precarious position following the untimely injury to ... more

MLB Trade Rumors: Ryan Braun To LA Dodgers for Yasiel Puig

Imminent Blockbuster Trade seems to be a done deal for Dodgers' Yasiel Puig and Brewers' Ryan Braun more

MLB Standings & Playoff Race: Why the Chicago Cubs Should Fear the LA Dodgers

The return of Dodgers' pitcher Clayton Kershaw should put a scare on the Chicago Cubs' magical seaso... more

Cleveland Cavaliers Get DeMarcus Cousins For Kevin Love, Is It A Fair Deal?

The Cleveland Cavaliers don’t need much to improve for the coming season meaning Kevin Love trade ru... more

Miami Heat Should Trade Chris Bosh, Build Around Hassan Whiteside

The likelihood of Miami Heat big man Chris Bosh of leaving the team is getting bigger, as possible t... more

WWE No Mercy 2016 Latest News: AJ Styles vs. John Cena Revived, Dean Ambrose the Odd Man Out?

AJ Styles will put the WWE heavyweight title on the line at No Mercy in a Triple Threat match which ... more

Real Time Analytics