Viral marketing for the upcoming multiplatform title “GTA 5″ has been started by Rockstar Games. A reddit user named kotgfyad has posted a snapshot on reddit that appears to be the Official box art of the most anticipated title.
Since then, several photographs have appeared online, showcasing the same art being painted in Manhattan. The art looks to be a painted mural on the side of a building, similar to previous iterations of Grand Theft Auto box art.
The images show the top half of box art, including the logo of the latest installment of the “Grand Theft Auto” series. Plus, they’ve kept with the tradition of having a helicopter in the top-left corner.
Grand Theft Auto V is currently in development at Rockstar North studio. The game as described by the developers,will have three protagonists named – Michael, Trevor and Franklin. And the game takes place in Los Santos in the state of San Andreas and its surrounding areas, based on modern-day Los Angeles and Southern California.
We should have a completed mural, and boxart, within the next day. You can check out the photo above.
Grand theft Auto 5 will be released worldwide for PS3 and XBOX 360 on Sept. 17.You can pre-order the title here.