Gamers are going nuts over Rockstar‘s new video game sequel promo. It teases Grand Theft Auto V‘s three uberviolent protagonists — a Tony Soprano-esque ex-con, a Wire-style gangbanger, and a drug-addled hillbilly psychotic. (Hollywood never makes trailers this ballsy.) 2008’s GTA IV broke records moving 3.6 million units in its first day and has sold over 25 million copies to date. The studios have even cleared out of GTA V‘s way they’ve set zero pics aimed at young males for two weeks after its September 17 release, when that demo will be at home glued to their consoles. Check out the trailer:

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Mark DeLoatch
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1 year
Why hasn't HBO/Cinemax/Showtime approached these guys and ask them to make an animated series based on the...
JaySmack
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1 year
Co-sign Ballzee's comment. This kind of crap is played-out now. "Hollywood never makes trailers this ballsy." Yes,...
NervisRex
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1 year
Franklin's was the weakest, but the other two were fantastic. Nice to see a throwback to GTA...