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GTA 6 Hacked by 18 Year Old, Threatens to Post Source Code


It has been nearly 10 years since Rockstar has released a Grand Theft Auto game, and based on the state of GTA 6, it’ll be a while longer. An 18-year-old hacker claims to have accessed Rockstar’s systems and copied numerous game files, test builds, and assets. Some have been leaked, and the hacker says more could be released soon. Rockstar and parent company Take-Two are not amused, as you’d expect. 

The leaked data began spreading over the weekend when the hacker posted a 3GB ZIP archive with 90 videos of early GTA 6 gameplay. Someone was trusting enough to download it and confirm it was not just a malware campaign but actually contained data stolen from Rockstar. The leaks show several locations around Vice City, various weapons, snippets of some missions, and the series’ first female protagonist. 

The videos are sufficiently low-fi that there was some understandable ...


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