Rumored details of Grand Theft Auto v have surfaced online thanks to GameFAQs. These details supposedly came from the December issue of Game Informer.
-The main character is a half-american, half-puerto rican chap named Albert DeSilva.
-DeSilva is 42-years-old and has two children by his ex-wife.
-Breaking Bad seems to have had influence on the storyline, as DeSilva is drawn to a life of crime from an older age in pursuit of riches.
-Players also control Dougie Vejo, an up-and-coming criminal in Los Santos.
-GTA V’s centrepiece is Los Santos, with smaller towns rounding out the surrounding countryside.
-Grove Street returns, though Carl and Sweet won’t feature.
-Players can once again invest in properties.
-Character customization is limited to clothes/hair/facial hair – gyms and tattoos are out.
-GTA V may feature one or more returning faces from the previous game.
-Players can again customize cars.
-The band Lovefist makes a return, now known as the Jezzies.
-Tracks confirmed to be in the game include ‘My Michelle’ by Guns ‘N Roses, ‘Magic Power’ by Triumph, ‘California Dreaming’ by The Beach Boys and ‘Beautiful’ by Snoop Dogg ft. Pharrell.
-Mini-games include golf, tennis and surfing.
-The mission played by GI for their preview was based on the scene in the trailer where a jewellery store was robbed.
GTA V has been confirmed to release in Spring 2013 on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.
UPDATE: GameInformer’s managing editor Matt Bertz confirmed on Twitter that this leak is a fake.