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Analyst: GTA5 to make $1B in the first month of release

Posted: 16.09.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Grand Theft Auto IV's sales weren't as brisk as Rockstar Games had hoped, despite making a bundle. It seems like Grand Theft Auto V will be the major score the studio is looking for, as an industry analyst says the game will make $1B USD in its first month.

Grand Theft Auto V PC version petition hits 350K signatures

Posted: 16.09.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Grand Theft Auto V comes out tomorrow, and has been receiving stellar reviews since the press embargo was lifted today. The game is expected to sell $1B USD in the first month of release. Unfortunately for some, the game is currently only a console release.

Rockstar recommends "not installing the play disc" for GTA V on Xbox 360

Posted: 16.09.2013 by Technet2k

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As some have received their copies early for Grand Theft Auto V (the scoundrels!), Rockstar Games is issuing a warning to Xbox 360 gamers not to bother installing the designated 'play disc' to the HDD.

Already a mandatory 8GB install is needed with the Xbox 360 version coming in two discs to PS3's single Blu-ray. Installing the 'play disc' can affect "optimal performance".

Rockstar on original GTA troubles, US execs "wanted to kill it every week"

Posted: 16.09.2013 by Technet2k

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As Grand Theft Auto V releases tomorrow for Xbox 360 and PS3, Rockstar Games veterans apart of the original DMA Design recall the trouble the 1997 GTA suffered.

Everyone was 'pulling in a different direction', recounts producer Gary Penn. It "made no sense, and it kept breaking," with the US trying to kill the project every week.

Rockstar wants GTA Online content creation as "easy as sending a text message"

Posted: 11.09.2013 by Technet2k

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GTA Online was big enough of a revelation by Rockstar Games, but they went a step further with an editor for creating custom races and challenges for others to take on, with it set to expand over time.

Ideally Rockstar wants players to be able to "create anything that we can create within the team," and for it to be a painless process. A 'few ranks' unlock the editor.