The GTA 6 leaks have had the effect of an earthquake in the video game industry. On the side of the players, the reactions were divided. On the one hand, those who sympathized with Rockstar, those who were excited to check out some iconic Vice City mechanics and locations. And then from another, these real gamers disconcerted that an alpha version could be so “ugly” and who responded with their rather lively reactions. Words that did not escape the other developers, who wanted to put them in their place.
Developers Respond to GTA 6 Graphics Controversy
Some players are decidedly unfamiliar with the development process of a game. Seeing the leaks of GTA 6, coming from a PS4 version dating from at least 3 years ago, they immediately stormed social networks to express their dissatisfaction. ” Nine years old and he’s in this condition? », « All these years and he’s also ugly For example, several people commented. To defend himself against Internet users who tried to explain to them the very principle of development, one of them said “ Graphics are the first finished thing in a video game “.
A phrase that has not escaped developers from various backgrounds, who wanted to show what your favorite games looked like during their design. Cubes, blocks, unfinished textures, even pills as pirates for Sea of Thieves. Much like GTA 6, games go through various phases of experimentation during development. Quite an example, Horizon Zero Dawn once had a version using only assets of Killzone and even guns. Here is a small anthology of videos that have been posted in response to the controversy around GTA 6. We also remind you that the game would not be expected before 2024 at the very least. Rockstar claims that this massive leak will have no long-term impact on the development of Grand Theft Auto 6.