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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: Chinatown Wars onto Apple’s App Store. The game, which works on both iPhone and iPod Touch, was originally developed and …

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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 itself has done most of the talking – and now one analyst has gone as far as to speculate that …

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Red Dead Redemption dated

Rockstar has dated the release of its much-anticipated Western action shooter Red Dead Redemption. As expected, the title will arrive in April – on the 27th in North America and the 30th internationally. This is our vision of the American West: beautiful, bloody and action-packed. The game is a true …

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April release for Red Dead Redemption

Rockstar’s Red Dead Redemption will hit shelves in April 2010, according to a mail-out from the publisher. The long-awaited title was ‘delayed’ earlier this year, when an earnings call from Rockstar parent Take Two revealed it was to be released in Q1 2010. The firm’s mail-out to press today also …

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Dan Houser talks GTA V

Rockstar founder Dan Houser has publicly talked about the next iteration in the GTA series for the first time. However, the exec has told The Times that he hasn’t even thought of a City to set the game in yet – let alone a plot. In a fantastic interview, Houser …

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Bully 2 for 2010?

An admission from American composer Shawn Lee suggests that Rockstar is currently working on a sequel to free-roaming school romp Bully. Speaking to The Gaming Liberty Lee, who composed the soundtracks to both the first Bully and Sony’s The Getaway, stated: It looks like I will be doing the soundtrack …

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US: Uncut Manhunt 2 on the way

From this Friday gamers will for the first time be able to legally buy Rockstar’s unedited version of controversial stealth action outing Manhunt 2. Though the game is currently available off the shelf, online retailer Direct2Drive will from this Friday offer the ‘AO’ (Adults Only) version of the title for …

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Rockstar backs Movember

Publisher Rockstar has been unveiled as a sponsor for the upcoming charity event Movember – and is offering those who join in the chance to win an appearance in the upcoming Wild West shooter Red Dead Redemption. Movember is a month-long celebration of the moustache that is designed to highlight …

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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 storefront. Already available to buy on the service are the likes of Manhunt 2, Midnight Club: L.A. Remix and Midnight …

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