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PS3 auto download feature extended to non PS+ subscribers

PS3 auto download feature extended to non PS+ subscribers

A new PS3 firmware update has extended the ability to enable automatic downloads to non-subscribers of PlayStation Plus.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 2nd 2013 at 11:35AM in News
Steam-bought EA games auto-added to Origin

Steam-bought EA games auto-added to Origin

It has emerged that EA’s PC download service Origin is auto-adding EA titles to gamer’s user lists that were purchased from a rival network.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 28th 2012 at 9:48AM in News
New PS3 features blocked from non-subscribers

New PS3 features blocked from non-subscribers

Sony has for the first time blocked non PlayStation Plus users from accessing some features found in the latest PS3 firmware update.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 11th 2011 at 1:54PM in News
Grand Theft Auto V for E3?

Grand Theft Auto V for E3?

Rockstar may be preparing to steal the show at next month’s E3 Expo in LA with the first news on next-gen sequel Grand Theft Auto V.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 16th 2010 at 7:36PM in News

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How much did MS pay for GTA IV?

How much did MS pay for GTA IV?

Peter Moore’s dramatic revelation at 2006’s E3 conference that Grand Theft Auto IV was to be released on Xbox 360 at the same time as it hit PS3 was a ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 13th 2010 at 3:45PM in News
Rockstar: Red Dead Redemption “our most ambitious game to date”

Rockstar: Red Dead Redemption “our most ambitious game to date”

For a developer to say that its next release is its most ambitious game to date is nothing new – but when that comes from the people who made Grand ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 8th 2010 at 6:29PM in News
Take-Two ‘more than just GTA’

Take-Two ‘more than just GTA’

One person says “Take-Two”, the other person thinks “Grand Theft Auto”. Such is the price you pay for success, but speaking in an exclusive interview with MCV, CEO Ben Feder ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 8th 2010 at 3:10PM in News
Chinatown Wars ‘suffered due to piracy’

Chinatown Wars ‘suffered due to piracy’

Rampant piracy is the real reason for GTA: Chinatown Wars’ slow sales according to Take-Two CEO Ben Feder.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 2nd 2010 at 2:00PM in News

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Has Darling paved way for GTA London?

Has Darling paved way for GTA London?

Chancellor Alistair Darling’s pledge to support the video games development industry with tax breaks could do more than simply protect the future of the UK dev sector – it could ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2010 at 4:52PM in News
GTA V announcement predicted

GTA V announcement predicted

Take-Two can deny the claims until it’s blue in the face, but analysts are seemingly unwilling to believe that Grand Theft Auto V is not in the works – and ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 5th 2010 at 11:41AM in News
GTAIV sales reach 15m worldwide

GTAIV sales reach 15m worldwide

Worldwide sales of epic action title Grand Theft Auto IV have now hit 15m, publisher Take-Two confirmed as part of its financial report last night.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 4th 2010 at 12:02PM in News
The most expensive game ever made is…

The most expensive game ever made is…

The reliability of the numbers can certainly be called into question, but a new report from Digital Battle claims to have identified the ten most expensive video games of all ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 25th 2010 at 1:41PM in News

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Chinatown Wars hits iPhone

Chinatown Wars hits iPhone

In stark contrast to the huge fanfare that pre-empts the release of any console-bound Grand Theft Auto title, Rockstar has quietly and with absolutely no public fuss released its GTA: ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 18th 2010 at 9:47AM in News
Nintendo ‘frustrated’ by GTA sales

Nintendo ‘frustrated’ by GTA sales

Having stoically toed the positive PR line until now, DS platform holder Nintendo has for the first time openly admitted that Rockstar’s critically successful Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars has ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 10th 2009 at 10:32AM in News
Analyst: GTA franchise has peaked

Analyst: GTA franchise has peaked

While we still don’t know exactly how many copies of both The Lost and Damned and The Ballad of Gay Tony have been downloaded by Xbox 360 owners, the secrecy ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 8th 2009 at 7:15AM in News
GTAV unlikely in 2010

GTAV unlikely in 2010

With recent DLC release The Ballad of Gay Tony apparently marking the end of the Grand Theft Auto IV journey, attentions have now turned to what Rockstar may have planned ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 4th 2009 at 10:23AM in News

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Rockstar backing PlayStation Store

Rockstar backing PlayStation Store

Influential publisher Rockstar is to throw its weight behind Sony’s growing PlayStation Store by releasing its entire PSP catalogue on the service – as well as rolling out a self-branded ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 16th 2009 at 3:11PM in News
Wii Play tops ten-year sales charts

Wii Play tops ten-year sales charts

Nintendo’s Wii Play, which comes bundled with the WiiMote, is the best selling game of the 21st century in North America, according to new NPD data.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 14th 2009 at 12:06PM in News
GTA IV hits Xbox Live

GTA IV hits Xbox Live

Microsoft has upped the stakes on its Games-On-Demand service by adding Rockstar’s legendary Grand Theft Auto IV to its growing line-up.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 13th 2009 at 2:54PM in News
Grand Theft Auto V off the radar

Grand Theft Auto V off the radar

Those hoping for some news about Rockstar’s plans for the inevitable Grand Theft Auto V will find no solace in Take-Two’s recent financial statement, with chairman Strauss Zelnick stating ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 2nd 2009 at 11:30AM in News
GTA Gay Tony trailer arrives

GTA Gay Tony trailer arrives

Rockstar has released the first trailer for upcoming Grand Theft Auto IV DLC The Ballad of Gay Tony – scroll down to watch it right here.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 2nd 2009 at 10:57AM in News
GTA heading to iPhone

GTA heading to iPhone

In a move that boosts iPhone's gaming platform credentials arguably more than any other before it, Rockstar Games has revealed plans to release two new titles for the iPhone - ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 31st 2009 at 8:10PM in News
GTA: Chinatown Wars PSP dated

GTA: Chinatown Wars PSP dated

Publisher Rockstar has confirmed – via the medium of Twitter, no less – that the PSP version of Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars will be released in North America ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 26th 2009 at 10:53AM in News
Borderlands ‘can rival GTA  and Halo’

Borderlands ‘can rival GTA  and Halo’

2K believes its new IP Borderlands can “stand shoulder-to-shoulder” with this Christmas’ biggest games, which include Call of Duty, Halo and GTA.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 24th 2009 at 2:57PM in News
Is Gangstar the iPhone’s GTA?

Is Gangstar the iPhone’s GTA?

Payback and CarJack Streets have both promised it, but you’ll find plenty who say that both titles ultimately failed to deliver. Now Gameloft has become the next publisher to step ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 8th 2009 at 4:44PM in News