Yesterday, many reports surfaced around the Internet that GTA V was going to be Epic Games Store’s next free game for their weekly free game giveaways. Epic usually teases their upcoming free games, but there was no teaser for today’s game whatsoever. Today, a deleted tweet by Epic (looks like the intern posted it too early!) confirms it – Grand
Today it has come to our attention via some social posts made by Rockstar employees and other community members that Rockstar has put up a website highlighting those who are fighting the world’s newest disease – the Coronavirus – in the frontlines. Partners, family, friends, significant others of developers all around the world are all highlighted, deservedly named and their
On this day in 2008, Rockstar released one of the most well-received GTA games to date. That would be Grand Theft Auto IV. A darker and grittier entry to the GTA series, it was announced in 2006 at E3, with a trailer coming in March of the following year, revealing what Niko Bellic was searching for in Liberty City… Perhaps
Yesterday, through their Twitter feed, we learned that Rockstar recently joined the cause to help a videogame museum that’s fighting to say open due to the impact of COVID-19. The National Videogame Museum, located in Sheffield in the UK, is a museum entirely dedicated to celebrating our beloved virtual worlds, with hands-on exhibits, workshops and educational programmes for budding young
Resident Kotaku news editor and renowned journalist Jason Schreier has reported today that he’s exchanged words with several current and ex-developers about the improved working conditions across the board of Rockstar Studios. This follows a tumultuous period following the release of RDR2 about the unfortunate reality of crunch time and toxic environments in the games development industry, and the effects
As tweeted out by our friendly neighbourhood Twitter admin uNi, the Rockstar Warehouse sale is ending tomorrow, Tuesday 17th March. Why not spend some of your savings on some GTA or Red Dead goodies before that first Guinness this St Patrick’s Day? Shop at the Rockstar Warehouse right HERE!
Today, Rockstar has announced their strategy for their employees, amidst the chaos the Coronavirus pandemic is causing around the world, by sharing a message on Twitter: Rockstar also guarantees support will continue and all their employees will be working from the safety of home. Stay safe, everyone.
In an enormous gesture of generosity, and in line with other charities the Rockstar studios have participated on (and even made GTA Online modders donate their mod tool money to…), Rockstar has announced they are donating 5% (trust me, that’s a lot when it comes to online proceeds!) of their online game proceeds to COVID-19 relief efforts! We don’t quite
Reuters reported today that after the final trial for the famous “bikini girl situation”, celebrity Lindsay Lohan has lost the appeal by a 6-0 vote. The Court of Appeals of the New York State’s highest court said that Take-Two’s depictions were “nothing more but cultural comment” and added that Take-Two owed the celebrity no damages. According to the judge, Judge Eugene Fahey,