The art style that Rockstar Games uses to promote its Grand Theft Auto games has been almost as important as the gameplay in the open-world series. Over the years, the publisher has doled out hints as to the sex, drugs and hi-jinx players would get into via posters and other graphic design images, long before any glimpses of gameplay were offered.
This time, it's a wee bit different as the art above clearly references a moment from the GTA V trailer, specifically one of the few instances where weapons of any kind show up. In the Rockstar Instagram feed where this piece showed up, the accompanying comment said, "Lots of info coming next month. Get ready." until, then look at the pretty (important) picture.