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Rockstar's PlayStation 3 exclusive, Agent,
remains a mystery. The game has yet to be shown off by the GTA
developer since its first reveal in 2009
, but a concept artist's portfolio, which was recently discovered by GameSpot, seems to show off the game's first visuals.
Former concept artist Leigh Donoghue outed the images on his personal website, which have since been removed. Donoghue is currently employed as an architecture visualization specialist (a concept artist for reality
, if you will), though he presumably drew up the concept art for Agent
at Rockstar North during his employment there from April 2005 to November 2009 -- an employment which ended just months after Agent
's E3 reveal that year. We've reached out to Rockstar and Take-Two for comment, but the fact that the images have been removed, not to mention the fact that Donoghue drew concept art for a variety of other Rockstar projects while employed there, lend plenty of credence to their validity.
Otherwise, the most recent news from Take-Two/Rockstar about Agent
is that it's "still in development," alongside the rarely seen Max Payne 3
. Perhaps the Agent and Mr. Payne are cavorting around South America
[Image credit: GameSpot