GTA makers ‘secretly working on virtual reality version of game’ where headset lets you live out crime lord fantasy


LEAKED’ information regarding the Grand Theft Auto (GTA) publisher could imply a virtual reality version of the game is in the works.

Rockstar Games, which is also behind Red Dead Redemption, is said to be gearing up for its next game to be entirely in VR.

This is according to a LinkedIn post from development studio Video Games Deluxe.

It says that it’s “now gearing up for a new project, a AAA open world title in VR for Rockstar.

“2020 marks our 7th year of working exclusively for Rockstar in Sydney and we are excited to taking on this ground breaking project.”

GTA is one of those AAA titles so fans are getting excited about a potential VR release.

Video Games Deluxe previously worked with Rockstar on a VR version of the game L.A. Noire: The V.R. Case Files.

So their LinkedIn post sounds legitimate.

Gaming experts are predicting that a VR version of GTA would be based on an old game rather than an upcoming edition.

Currently, any other information about the project is scarce so the GTA VR rumours are just speculation.

It could be the case that a completely different AAA title is getting turned into a virtual reality adventure.

We won’t know for sure when or if gamers will be exploring Los Santos in a VR headset until official word from Rockstar is given.

In other gaming news, Call of Duty has banned ‘OK’ as an in-game gesture over fears it’s a hate symbol.

A special Xbox event in July could see the reveal of a second next-gen console.

And, PS5 and Xbox Series X games graphics will be ‘movie quality’, according to a Fortnite boss.

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