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Rockstar Games is a New York multinational video game development and publishing company. Founding members of this company include Sam, Dan Houser, Jamie King, and Terry Donovan while Sam Houser is the president of the studio. In December 1998, Rockstar Games, Inc. came out as a subsidiary of Take-Two Interactive.
Rockstar games usually publish games in the action-adventure genre, along with that it has also been successful in producing racing games. The company has a product portfolio including games such as Grand Theft Auto, The Warriors, Manhunt, Midnight Club, L.A. Noire, Max Payne, Red Dead, State of Emergency, and Bully. Grand Theft Auto V is the most recent game in the series. It was released in 2013, shipped more than 135 million copies around the globe. It is the best-selling video game of all time. However, according to the rockstar games twitter new and enhanced versions of the GTA V will be coming in the second half of the year 2021.
Moreover, the company also has its game engine known as the Rockstar Advanced Game Engine (RAGE). This engine facilitates the game development on the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows, Mac, and Wii systems. Along with that, the company has an online gaming service established for use with its games. Until February 2014, the Rockstar games have sold more than 250 million copies.
List of Games
Since 1998, the company has been producing several video games. You can also find advanced versions with new features of almost every game. From children to adults, everyone is a fan of these games. Other companies established under Take-Two interactive are now a part of rockstar games. For instance, Rockstar India and Rockstar Canada. All of these companies bear the same name and logo.
Rockstar games are popular for the Grand Theft Auto series. However, there are other well-known series also. Here is a list of the most famous games produced by the company.
- Grand Theft Auto (GTA)
The name of the game refers to the term ‘Grand Theft Auto’ used in the US for motor vehicle theft. It’s an action-adventure video game released for Microsoft Windows and MS-DOS in 1997. The original Grand Theft Auto is known as the 2D universe, while Grand Theft Auto III is known as the 3D universe. Whereas, the Grand Theft Auto IV and V are known as the HD universe.
Moreover, the series is a commercial success with an estimate engrossing over $9 billion. The series includes 11 stand-alone games and 4 expansion packs as well. The gameplay includes the player taking the role of a criminal in the underground world. The player is given missions to rise among the ranks of organizational crimes. Additionally, it has commercials, disc jockeys, pop music, talk radio, and everything that shows American culture.
Rumors have been spreading all around the world about the release of Grand Theft Auto 6. Many articles presume the gameplay, settings, and cities. An article by IGN website says that rockstar games are working on a new GTA series, confirmed by an anonymous source. According to them, there will be a new entry in the game series. Although, there’s no official confirmation by the rockstar games Twitter. However, a tweet by the official site says the GTA online world will continue bringing new exclusive content.
- Red Dead
Read Dead is another famous Western-themed game series by Rockstar Games. It is also an action-adventure game first developed in May 2004. The first entry of the series is Red dead Revolver initially for Xbox and PlayStation 2. The game borrows some of its elements from the previous arcade Gun Smoke. However, the game was canceled in 2002.
The second entry in the series is the Red dead redemption in May 2010 by Rockstar San Diego. The game originally came for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. This game is famous worldwide in terms of the best selling series, for instance, over 15 million copies by 2017. It also won many year-end accolades from various game publications. This series includes a single-player standalone game known as the Undead Nightmare. Besides, a game of the year as well.
In October 2018, the studio again came up with a third entry in the series, Red dead redemption 2. Initially for Xbox One and Playstation 4, later for Microsoft Windows, too. Within 3 days, this game generated $725 million along with 17 million copies in 2 weeks. In short, this game is a commercial success. Moreover, it released an online multiplayer version known as Red Dead Online in 2019. Players everywhere around love this version.
As every game player is aware that the two hit games Grand Theft Auto and Red dead redemption shares the same creator. A fan theory has pointed out a connection between the two famous franchises, opening the possibility of time travel. According to fans, there are chances of a crossover. Many media websites have gathered clues that suggest the Grand Theft Auto V takes place in the Red dead universe.
However, there is no official news on the rockstar games Twitter. Unless there’s no confirmation by the game studio themselves, fans can rely on theories and prophecies made up by them.
- Max Payne
Max Payne is yet another video game shooter series by Remedy Entertainment and Rockstar Studios. This series is about a New York police detective who becomes a vigilante after a drug dealer murders his family. The series Max Payne has 3 versions.
It has been over 8 years since Max Payne’s last game. No one knows what will happen next to the Max Payne franchise. Although, fans think that it is still not late for a new entry in the Max Payne series.
Rockstar video games are world-famous due to its action, adventure, and racing genre. The target audience is usually teenagers however, adults and people of varying ages thoroughly enjoy it. Grand Theft Auto, Red Dead, Manhunt, etc are some of its popular releases. Grand Theft Auto V is the best selling game of all the time and also in the company’s history. For example, selling over 135 million copies up until now.