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R* Purchases Ruffian Games, Forming R* Dundee

R* Purchases Ruffian Games, Forming R* Dundee

After Ruffian Games announced more than once that it was working with “partner” Rockstar Games, it looks like R* has taken it a step further and has straight-up purchased the Scottish studio, located in Dundee, just where R* was initially founded as DMA Design! Ruffian Games are most often known for consisting of developers behind Xbox games like Crackdown and

Reminder: Sony Conference today at 9 PM BST, 1 PM PDT

Reminder: Sony Conference today at 9 PM BST, 1 PM PDT

Just a little reminder article that the Sony PS5 reveal conference is happening today at 9 PM BST and 1 PM Pacific! Given the rumours of the last day or so, there is a chance that Rockstar might be featured there, so don’t lose out on it. We’ll be sh*tposting commentating and discussing it on our forums and may also

Retail listing-mania! Rockstar dummy listings appear on Amazon

Retail listing-mania! Rockstar dummy listings appear on Amazon

Social media and GTAForums has been raging this afternoon, as, probably ahead of tomorrow’s presentation from Sony, some developers have added dummy listings for their games on Amazon – developers such as Bethesda… and Rockstar. Obviously there’s history of retail listings not meaning much in the past for other retailers, but them being added on Amazon along with other developers,

Throwback: The Epsilon Program GTA V Contest

Throwback: The Epsilon Program GTA V Contest

During the pre-release period of GTA V, Rockstar launched a contest for community members to be able to have their faces as characters in-game as members of the Epsilon Program cult, much like what they had done with Max Payne 3 before. The Epsilon Program website and the Newswire first announced the contest via a recruitment ad from Cris Formage,

IGN Interview with Rockstar Developers

IGN Interview with Rockstar Developers

We were treated to another interview yesterday in celebration of Red Dead Redemption’s 10 year anniversary, this time courtesy of IGN. They sat down with Rob Nelson and Josh Bass (studio heads of Rockstar North and Rockstar San Diego respectively) as well as designers Ghyan Koehne and Silas Morse. Highlights include talking about the challenges they faced when creating a

GTAV and RDR2 Sell Record Numbers

GTAV and RDR2 Sell Record Numbers

Take-Two Interactive, parent company of Rockstar Games, have just reported on their annual earnings and, while we’re not going to pretend to be accountants, there are some incredible numbers to behold for the Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead franchises. Strauss Zelnick, CEO, reported that GTAV has now sold 130 million units worldwide, making it the second most purchased videogame

May Madness! $10 off all Rockstar Games Launcher content [TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED]

May Madness! $10 off all Rockstar Games Launcher content [TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED]

Update: The sale has been suspended after several people and Rockstar themselves were encountering technical issues with the Launcher, according to a Newswire update. We expect the sale to come back soon. After Rockstar giving away GTA V for free on the Epic Games Store starting today through May 21st, they have announced sales on ALL Rockstar Games Launcher content,