Grand Theft Auto 6 may have been leaked after dozens of videos purporting to be in development appeared online.

A user who goes by teapotuberhacker posted a zip file GTAForums, “Here’s 90 frames/clips from GTA 6. I might leak more info, GTA 5 and 6 source code and assets, GTA 6 test build soon. [sp]

The clips were later shared on YouTube and Twitter, and featured scenes of robbery, gunplay, full-voiced conversations, and more. What appear to be debug items (closely resembling similar tools in the development of Red Dead Redemption 2) are also visible on the screen. If legit, the videos confirm previous rumors about the game, including male and female protagonists and a Vice City setting.

The source of the videos is currently unconfirmed, but may have been the result of a hack. Teapotuberhacker claims they were downloaded directly from Rockstar’s internal Slack groups. We will not link to the videos in this article.

As you might expect, the videos have sparked fierce debate over their authenticity. Some have questioned the assets used (pointing to the reuse of GTA 5 elements), while others have pointed to voiced dialogue and debug elements as evidence that it’s legit.

Developer Rockstar and publisher Take-Two have yet to respond to the apparent leak, but it will be interesting to see the takedowns begin. We’ve reached out to Rockstar for comment.

After years of rumors, GTA 6 has finally been confirmed this year, but more official news will only be released when Rockstar is ready, not when owner Take-Two requests it. Rockstar is said to have recently canceled the remasters of Red Dead Redemption and GTA 4, moving more developers to GTA 6.

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