GTA 4 Definitive Edition, an ambitious GTA modding project aimed at improving sandbox gameplay on PC, has been taken down following a DMCA takedown notice as Grand Theft Auto developer Rockstar continues to battle GTA leaks 6.
The Definitive Edition Project is an ongoing GTA player-run mod site providing visual and performance enhancements to a variety of Rockstar games, including GTA 3, GTA: Vice City, San Andreas and Bully. It has also developed GTA 4: Definitive Edition, a collection of external and custom mods available in a single download, which aims to improve the visuals of the 2008 open-world sequel while addressing performance issues related to the PC version. .
However, as Rockstar Games and publisher Take-Two grapple with the game leak and Grand Theft Auto 6 details, the Definitive Edition Project received a DMCA notice which resulted in the removal of GTA 4: Definitive Edition from their site. web and Discord servers. The issuer of the DMCA is not stated, but the notice states that the mod “allegedly infringes the copyright protection of the creator of the file.”
The other downloads from the Definitive Edition Project, which aims to enhance the 3D-era GTA trilogy, as well as The Warriors, Manhunt and Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars, are still available. “No DMCA for the original trilogy (yet), just GTA 4”, He says the project. “For now I think the trilogy is safe. All GTA 4 links are removed from both our website and Discord.”
An official GTA 4 remaster was reportedly previously in development by Rockstar, but it was canceled following the reception of 2021’s Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – Definitive Edition, along with a planned remaster for the original Red Dead Redemption. Despite the GTA 6 leaks, which revealed that the upcoming game would be set in Vice City, focus on heists and feature a male and female lead, Rockstar says that the game’s release will not be delayed.
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