Great Car theft 6 could feature the youngest character ever in the franchise’s history, marking a major departure from Rockstar Games’ strict no-children approach in the past.
This information comes from Rockstar Universewho found out directly from an internal source at Rockstar Games.
This character is believed to be the child of Lucia, the main character who appeared in previous leaks. Lucia is female and of Latin American descent, marking another first for the franchise. Different than before GTA In games where the protagonists had adult children, Lucia’s child is much younger and will even appear in cutscenes, but will not be playable or involved in missions.
The introduction of a child character in GTA 6 would be a notable departure from the series’ traditional approach to storytelling. Rockstar Games has historically refrained from including children in its storyline, most likely due to the adult and sometimes controversial content.
Other mature Rockstar Games titles feature children. For example, John Marston’s son Jack appears in both Red Dead Redemption and its sequel, but only in cutscenes. The child believed in it GTA 6 will release in a similar fashion, but it’s still a first for the series.
In GTA 5Michael De Santa had two children, Tracey and Jimmy, who were part of the story. However, they were not children in the traditional sense, as Tracey was 22 and Jimmy was 20.
The beta version of GTA III There were rumors of children walking the streets with their parents, but they were removed from the final game to avoid possible controversy.
Since it’s never happened before, the possible inclusion of a minor character in GTA 6 is huge news. It will be interesting to see how Rockstar Games implements them without causing any drama.