'GTA 6' Finally Confirmed: Official Announcement To Happen September?

Sep 06, 2016 07:48 AM EDT | Simon Alvarez

"Grand Theft Auto 6" has been on the radar of the franchise's fans for well over a year, as rumors continue to emerge about the upcoming game. While very few facts about the title could be confirmed at this point, a recent Take-Two Interactive earnings call might shed some light as to the game's impending release.

'Grand Theft Auto 6' Release Date

A recent earnings call by Take-Two Interactive CEO Strauss Zelnick has confirmed that Rockstar Games is working on a number of blockbuster projects. According to the CEO, the games being developed would cause the company's earnings to surge significantly over the next fiscal year.

"Looking ahead, we expect to grow Non-GAAP revenues and earnings in fiscal 2018, based on our robust development plan that extends well beyond the current fiscal year. Rockstar Games is of course hard at work on some exciting future projects that will be revealed soon," Zelnick said.

Considering Rockstar's lineup of games, only a couple of titles might be able to single-handedly push the company's profits significantly -- the Western-themed open-world shooter "Red Dead Redemption 2" or the company's halo product, "Grand Theft Auto 6."

'Grand Theft Auto 6' to Be Revealed this September?

With "Grand Theft Auto 6" practically confirmed by the Take-Two CEO himself, numerous fans are speculating that the game's official reveal would probably happen soon. In fact, if the Rockstar's upcoming game would boost the company's earnings in the fiscal year 2018, many believe that the game, whether it would be "Red Dead Redemption 2" or "Grand Theft Auto 6," would be revealed very soon.

Considering that Rockstar Games has confirmed its attendance at Sony's PlayStation event this September, fans of the franchise are hoping that the developer would at least show a teaser of the project that the firm is working on.

If Rockstar does not reveal anything on the PlayStation event, avid "Grand Theft Auto" aficionados are nonetheless latching onto hope that the month will not end without some concrete facts about the upcoming games that the developer is cooking up. 

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