According to the analyst, Grand Theft Auto 6 will have about 14 million copies sold on the release day

Since the appearance of the first, preliminary rumors about the creation of GTA VI, it was known that the next part of the Rockstar Games series will be "the most-sample" In almost all respects: the best, largest, the most expensive. In the latter, in particular, we have no doubt.

According to the latest rumors, the costs of the production of the sixth part can be up to 1-2 billion dollars. Therefore, it is obvious that the creators would not dare to allocate such means to create a game if they were not sure that they would pay off.

So what sales should you expect from GTA 6? A little more light on Take-Two expectations relative to the next part of the Gangster series was scored by analyst Joost Van Dryunen. In his recent newsletter, the industry expert noted that, according to the initial forecasts, Grand Theft Auto 6 will disperse about 25 million copies only at the start.

If we assume that the release will take place in 2025, which is optimistic, given the prisoner of the publisher to delays, the early ratings predict that the new game will be sold by a circulation of 25 million copies, the report said.

For a more detailed analysis of the Sales of the game, Van Dryunen contacted the editors Tweaktown. It turned out that the above estimates are based on the expected 20 percent growth of sales of consoles in the period from 2024 to 2025. This means that there will be about 125 million PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S on the market.

In addition, it is expected that during the first week after the release, the profit from sales GTA 6 will be about $ 1 billion. Although this is a huge amount, the previous part of the series managed to achieve the same result in just three days.

If we talk about the first 24 hours after the release, it is assumed that "six" will find about 12-14 million buyers. For comparison, Grand Theft Auto 5 for the first 24 hours after the debut dispersed 11.21 million people. For comparison, for the first quarter of its presence in the market, the game sold 32.5 million copies.