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Internet Buzzes With Hilarious After GTA 6 And Breaking Bad Crossover Meme Featuring Walter White Gone Viral

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It’s official—Grand Theft Auto 6 is in development. Though we’ll have to wait a bit longer for its release, Rockstar Games has graced us with a glimpse of what to expect. From nods to notorious criminals like Bonnie and Clyde to satirical takes on contemporary America, the teaser has sparked a flurry of online laughter. In the universe of pop culture references, Breaking Bad’s Walter White has become an iconic meme staple, mixing his grim underworld with other fictional worlds. The latest GTA 6 x Breaking Bad crossover is a clever, ominous warning for the denizens of Vice City.

The Grand Theft Auto 6 teaser, while brief, left a strong impression. An ex-Rockstar Games developer reassured that every clip is in-game footage, and a comparison of the teaser with recreated scenes in GTA 5 demonstrates the leaps in the gaming industry over the last ten years. We’re treated to scenic views of Vice City’s sun-drenched shores and its pulsating nightlife without much explosive action.

Highlighted too are the game’s non-playable characters (NPCs), who now boast incredibly life-like features. Sadly for these virtual residents, many are destined to be unceremoniously dispatched by players engaging in the shoot-first-ask-never and drive-like-a-lunatic gameplay that defines the Grand Theft Auto experience.

The Blend of GTA 6 and Breaking Bad

An amusing TikTok video by the user Beauty of frames showcases a 12-second masterpiece where Walter White can be seen lounging on the beaches of Vice City. Set to the tune of Tom Petty’s “Love Is A Long Road,” Walter rises from his beach chair, his face a picture of astonishment as the words “Rockstar Games presents” soar across the sky. Considerable skill went into the edit, given Walter’s perfectly timed reaction and the seamless integration into the game’s trailer. Notably, his attire, a pink sweater, matches the game’s vibrant color palette.

This comical piece suggests Walter White’s self-aware role as one of the game’s NPCs, waiting for the chaos that inevitably follows the “Rockstar Games presents” banner. It evokes a sense of self-awareness similar to Ryan Reynolds’ character in the film “Free Guy.” Social media users are singing the video’s praises for its inventiveness and wit, with Reddit also joining in on the laughter.

In-depth attention to NPC realism is a standout feature in GTA 6’s trailer. Fans marveled at the believable body movements captured in a simple scene of a woman jogging along the beach. The heightened realism begs the question of how these characters and the in-game police will respond to criminal antics. Many players are itching for an upgraded police AI, possibly drawing inspiration from Red Dead Redemption 2’s nuanced character interactions and lifelike animations.

Although the wait for GTA 6 extends till 2025, with an even longer wait predicted for PC gamers, there’s a wealth of promising new titles on the horizon to keep gamers entertained as they anticipate their next virtual crime spree in the Grand Theft Auto universe.

Image Source: KateV28 @ShutterStock

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