In fact, nobody outside Sony and Rockstar know what this franchise actually is, but it’s obviously very important to Michael Shorrock, Director of 3rd Party Relations at SCEA.
We are announcing that a new franchise from Rockstar Games will be exclusive to PS3. As part of our long standing relationship with Rockstar, and the incredible success for both companies with the cultural icon that is Grand Theft Auto, we’ve agreed to the PlayStation exclusive rights of the next great franchise from the Rockstar studios.
As long as it’s not some half-baked sports ‘concept’ game we’ll be happy.
More over at the official blog.