Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Rockstar Games

Updated Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas heading to mobile devices

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Mobile gamers will be able to hit the streets of San Andreas soon. Rockstar has announced that Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas will be launching next month for select Android, Amazon Kindle, iOS, and Windows Mobile devices. The new version will feature dynamic shadows, an expanded color palette, a longer draw distance, and improved character and car models. In addition to the graphical upgrades, San Andreas will feature a reworked checkpoint system, controller support for iOS7, and new touch controls, including contextual control options to only display buttons when needed and three different control schemes.

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Android, Apple Handheld, Handheld

(Xbox 360 Review) Grand Theft Auto V

(Xbox 360 Review) Grand Theft Auto V

“… fast, vast, and vile—but it’s also a lot of fun.”

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Xbox 360 Reviews

Grand Theft Auto V available for 360, PS3 (was said to empty chairs)

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We were going to make a joke about something called Grand Theft Auto V coming out today, but judging by the lines at the stores, it seems most people are already preoccupied. But in case you haven’t been keeping tabs, Rockstar’s latest is now available for 360 and PS3. Three protagonists share the spotlight as they plan heists, accrue piles of riches, hang glide, play golf, fly jets, and generally terrorize Los Santos and Blaine County. The countdown has also begun for Grand Theft Auto Online, the game’s multiplayer component, which is set to go live on October 1.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Grand Theft Auto V site updates with more activity info, screens

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Another update has gone live for the Los Santos & Blaine County Visitors Travelogue. The Grand Theft Auto V site continues to expand with details about Los Santos’ wide array of activities and citizens. The latest from Rockstar includes info about the Los Santos Police Department, the various exercises available to residents, such as tennis and cycling, as well as what to expect from the local radio stations and the fall TV line-up. Eight new screenshots were also released.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Rockstar releases official trailer for Grand Theft Auto V

The official trailer has launched for Grand Theft Auto V ahead of its release next month. The minute-long video introduces players to the three protagonists—Franklin, Michael, and Trevor—as they pull off heists, skydive, get into shootouts, outrun the police, and retaliate with jets. Things seem to be getting rough in Los Santos.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Grand Theft Auto V screenshots released, activities detailed

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Rockstar has updated the Los Santos & Blaine County Visitors’ Travelogue with information on what new activities players can look forward to trying and what locations they can expect to visit when Grand Theft Auto V launches next month. Eight new screenshots were also released.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Jets, muscle cars, and more in new Grand Theft Auto V screens

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Rockstar has released 11 new screenshots from Grand Theft Auto V. Trevor runs from the police on a quad, Michael kicks back (and sticks someone up), and Franklin wonders how he got mixed up with the other two—a normal day in Los Santos.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Mobile versions of Grand Theft Auto series, Max Payne now on sale

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From today until July 30, gamers can snag a number of mobile versions of Rockstar titles at a discounted price. The studio has announced a limited-time promotion that drops the price of Grand Theft Auto III, Chinatown Wars, and Vice City to $2.99 apiece and Max Payne for $1.99. The price drop is good for both Android and iOS versions.

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Android, Apple Handheld

Rockstar reveals first gameplay footage from Grand Theft Auto V

After months of waiting, gamers are finally getting a chance to see Grand Theft Auto V in action with the latest trailer, An Introduction to Grand Theft Auto V. This is the first gameplay footage of the highly anticipated follow-up to 2008’s Grand Theft Auto IV. The summary walks players through some of the wide range of activities that will be available, including planning and executing heists, switching between all three characters during combat, playing golf, customizing cars, and piloting airplanes.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Max Payne 3 launches for OS X on App Store, Steam

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Rockstar has announced that Max Payne 3 is now available for Mac on Mac App Store and Steam. Max’s latest outing finds him in Sao Paulo, Brazil as a private security guard for real estate mogul Rodrigo Branco. After the family is ambushed at a party, gaming’s most disgruntled (former) detective finds himself kicking down doors in some of Brazi’s toughest favelas.

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