November 26, 2022

The person who claims to be behind Sunday’s GTA 6 leak said that they need to “negotiate a deal” with Rockstar after the incident.

In an replace to his unique publish on the GTA boards, consumer Teapotuberhacker wrote the next publish as an edit to his first publish.

“Okay, this went viral unexpectedly, woke as much as 3,000 Telegram DMs. In case you are a Rockstar or Take 2 worker and you are attempting to contact me, please ship me a message with quantity 22559219889638875756 on Telegram or electronic mail me at teapotuberhacker@protonmail.com **out of your company electronic mail deal with** I’ll attempt to learn all these responses in quickly — I need to negotiate a deal.”

It is unclear precisely what the supply in query would love, or what they suppose they’ve by way of any leverage with Rockstar’s guardian firm Take-Two, which has spent a lot of the day battling the leak by sending YouTube takedown notices.

It is fully attainable that the consumer has extra delicate details about GTA 6 than what was launched at present, as snippets of what’s claimed to be the sport’s supply code have additionally leaked, albeit in incomplete kind.

This may increasingly point out that the consumer intends to demand a ransom from Rockstar for the remaining materials.

First posted on the GTA boards, the leaked footage consists of open-world gameplay that was supposedly from GTA 6 and seems to be legit. The chief claims that the movies have been downloaded from a Slack channel.

If it is authorized, the leaked construct confirms the earlier report that the sport will happen in Vice Metropolis. Bloomberg reported earlier this 12 months that the sport, which it claims started improvement someday in 2014, shall be “at the very least two years away.”