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GTA 6 is one of the most anticipated games on the horizon, and Grand Theft Auto fans might have had a better idea of ​​when Rockstar Games reveals more. After years of waiting, Rockstar has finally confirmed that work on the next GTA is “well underway” in a surprise announcement that was released in February, and rumor has it that more news may be coming before a big call. to Take Two investors in May. And fans may have had the window that more GTA 6 news will shrink.

Earlier this week, Rockstar Games revealed more news about the next-gen editions of GTA 5, which will be released on March 15.

The PS5 and Xbox Series X and S versions will add visual upgrades such as a new graphics mode, ray tracing, and a more detailed version of Los Santos than ever before.

For the first time ever, Grand Theft Auto Online will also be available as a standalone purchase.

The PS5 and Xbox Series X and S versions of GTA 5 are the big release planned by Rockstar Games for 2022, so it could be that after this drop we know more about GTA 6, potential between the launch of next-gen GTA 5 and the Take Two call in May.

READ MORE: GTA 6 release date: When will the next Grand Theft Auto launch?

Elsewhere, PS5 gamers may have a big date to mark on their calendars with a major PlayStation event reportedly taking place in March.

Sony is believed to be putting the finishing touches on a high-profile State of Play or PlayStation Showcase event to take place this month.

And, rumor has it, this event could see news that a massive franchise is set to make a comeback.

The news comes courtesy of @VGnewsinsider Twitter accountwho said a massive PlayStation franchise would soon return with work on the game nearing completion.

The leaker, who recently revealed Pokemon Scarlet and Violet ahead of its announcement, said: “PlayStation has reportedly announced the return of a ‘hugely popular’ franchise in Q4 2022, with development of the games expected to be approximately 70% complete.” .

It’s unclear which franchise the leaker is talking about, with plenty of whispers swirling around what the mystery game could be.

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Many PlayStation fans are surely hoping that the unannounced title is the widely rumored Metal Gear Solid Remake which is rumored to be helmed by Bluepoint Games.

Bluepoint is also rumored to be working on new Castlevania and Siphon Filter games.

Alternatively, other series rumored to make a comeback are Sly Cooper and inFamous.

And finally, Nintendo fans could have learned more about the successor to the hugely popular Switch console.

It has been claimed that the Nintendo Switch 2 could launch in a few years, with a 2024 release date being mooted.

This news came courtesy of @ViewerAnonand was revealed as the nintendo switch celebrates its fifth anniversary.

The leaker said: “I’m sure we’re looking at 2024 at the earliest, but a Switch successor on Ampere with DLSS support is incredibly exciting.”

These comments come after some Nvidia leaks were highlighted by Twitter user @NWPlayer123.

Earlier this month, the Twitter user posted, “NVIDIA leaks ‘nvn2’, which appears to be the Ampere-based Switch Pro Graphics API with Ray Tracing and DLSS 2.2 support.”