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Fans Are Mapping Red Dead Redemption 2 Before Release

November 19, 2017<p>Share This<p>Red Dead Redemption 2 Is So Anticipated That It Inspired Cartography<p>People are so eager for the arrival of <i>Red Dead</i> …

‘Grand Theft Auto 6 Release Date: Fans Still Hope For A Female Protagonist, ‘GTA 6’ Might Launch In 2020

<i>Grand Theft Auto 6</i> updates and announcement are quite limited, so fans are left to wonder what’s in store for all of them. While waiting for official …

Gaming

Don't Preorder Video Games Unless You're An Alternate Dimension Pony-Person

In the first episode of Hasbro's <i>My Little Pony: Equestria Girls</i> animated series, a pony who transformed into a human after passing through a …

7 Reasons Why This Holiday Is A Great Time To Buy An Xbox One

It’s that time of year again: time to buy some video games. It’s Black Friday season, it’s gifting season, it’s generally the time of year when people spend a decent portion of that budget they had set aside for frivolous purchases, either for themselves or for others. And it’s a great time to buy …

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The secret of Rockstar Games’ marketing success – Reader’s Feature

A reader explores the reasons behind GTA’s incredible success, and the unorthodox marketing of Rockstar Games.<p>Terry Donovan, the former marketing …

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These Are the Best Black Friday Video Game Deals

Looking for the best Black Friday video game deals this 2017 shopping season? Whether you’re gaming on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One or Nintendo …

Shopping

10 Third-Party Games We Want For Nintendo Switch

With several months still out from its 1st anniversary of announcement and even more from its release, the Nintendo Switch has had a strong freshman …

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The Best Black Friday 2017 Video Game Deals

<i>Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may</i> …

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GameStop Is Literally Giving Away Xbox 360s On Black Friday

GameStop’s Black Friday ad just leaked, and the console deals are just about in line with what we’re seeing elsewhere. Just about in line, however, with one major exception. There’s one deal in this mix that deserves special mention because I’m not sure I’ve ever seen anything like it, nor are we …

Gaming Consoles

Take-Two Interactive: Better Late Than Never

Take-Two interactive continues to blow through expectations and price targets - with tons of upside still possible.<p>It has no big game release in Q4, …

Business

Wild West Online roams out to early access

I already told you this. Honest to God, I’m sick of repeating myself. Some days I wake up and think: “I hope I don’t have to tell the readers of …

PC Gaming

Wild West Online, The PC MMO That Looks Like Red Dead, Is Out Today In Early Access

Wild West Online, the PC MMO that bears some resemblance to Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption, has been available in a limited test for the past couple months. Today, its reach expands with the launch of the Early Access version that everyone can buy.<p>The Early Access version of Wild West Online …

Gaming

How Risky Is Take-Two Interactive Stock?

Take-Two has been dependent on one game for a large percentage of sales, but that may not last for long.<p><b>Take-Two Interactive</b> (NASDAQ:TTWO) is the …

Stocks

10 Original Xbox Games We Want Backward Compatible

This year, Microsoft announced that the Xbox One and Xbox One X are now compatible with original Xbox games, not just Xbox 360 ones. Thirteen games …

Gaming

Microtransactions are coming to ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’

Here are two inconvenient facts for people who play video games: The cost of making games is rising, and customers don’t want to pay more than $60 …

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Xbox One X review: Microsoft's 4K games machine is an elegantly expensive Christmas power play

Go hard or go home.<p>Microsoft looks to right the wrongs of its muddled Xbox One console, which left it a distant second to Sony's PlayStation 4, by …

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Let's celebrate the schools you've never heard of playing on college basketball's opening night

These are 100% real. I double checked on the internet.<p>Friends, the college basketball season starts tonight! That’s pretty neat.<p>There’s a few big games featuring schools that everybody has heard of, like West Virginia taking on Texas A&M, or Alabama battling Memphis, or big name teams playing …

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Grand Theft Auto V is Now the Best Selling Game of All Time in U.S.

Rockstar Games’ <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> always finds itself in the NPD charts month in and month out. The game released back in late 2013 for the Xbox 360 …

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Game Scoop! 459: How Publishers Plan to Keep You Paying Them Forever

They call it Recurrent Consumer Spending.<p>Welcome back to Game Scoop!, IGN's weekly video game talk show. This week we're discussing Respawn, Red Dead …

What if NFL players starred in their own video games?

It doesn't happen as much anymore, but throughout the 1990s, athletes starring in their own video games was a common occurrence.<p>Generally, this was …

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Will Marvel TV Shows Thrive Away from Netflix?

With their own streaming service launch on the horizon, Disney has announced they will no longer develop new Marvel series for Netflix. On today’s</i> …

Entertainment

GTA Publisher Plans Microtransactions in All Future Games

Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick has said that his company - which publishes the likes of Grand Theft Auto 5 and NBA 2K - will aim to offer "recurrent …

Gaming

‘GTA5’ Now Best-Selling Game Of All Time In The USA As ‘GTA Online’ Continues Raking In Money

There is still no sign of <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> slowing down four years after launch. Publisher Take-Two Interactive announced the <i>GTA Online</i> portion of …

Gaming

Take-Two Earnings Show Video Games Are Alive and Well

Shares of Take-Two Interactive Software (TTWO) are taking off Wednesday, up 11% and hitting new 52-week and all-time highs.<p>The company beat on …

Stocks

Take Two Interactive CEO: We never expected Grand Theft Auto to be this huge

Take Two Interactive Software Inc. CEO Strauss Zelnick told CNBC on Wednesday that his company wasn't expecting the success it's seen with its latest …

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Take-Two Exec Hints at Possible New BioShock, Borderlands

In addition to Red Dead Redemption 2, Take-Two will be launching a new entry in one of 2K's major franchises in its next fiscal year.<p>The publisher …

Gaming

Take-Two: ‘Recurrent consumer spending’ is the way of the future

I.e. microtransactions<p>Get used to these words, particularly if you’re playing 2K Games or Rockstar titles: “Recurrent consumer spending.”<p>Take-Two Interactive CEO Strauss Zelnick brought them up in a call to investors yesterday. It’s a roundabout way of saying “microtransactions” and Take-Two, the …

Gaming

Grand Theft Auto V sales climb past 85 million, increasing by 5 million since May

Grand Theft Auto V came out in 2013, and it is still selling millions of copies. Take-Two revealed today as part of its financials for the second quarter that total sales for the open-world game are now at over 85 million.<p>Grand Theft Auto V originally released for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, but …

Business

Game publisher Take-Two raises full-year profit forecast

(Reuters) - Take-Two Interactive Software Inc raised its full-year adjusted revenue forecast and its second-quarter revenue topped estimates, driven by the new version of its basketball franchise game and the continued success of "Grand Theft Auto V".<p>The company also forecast holiday-quarter …

Markets

PlayStation Store: October’s Top Downloads

Welcome back! October on PlayStation Store saw FIFA 18 take the top spot for PS4, followed by South Park: The Fractured But Whole (heh) and …

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