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Rockstar quietly bumps up GTA Online's subscripion price
Rockstar quietly bumps up GTA Online's subscripion priceThe GTA+ service got a small price bump without much fanfare (or explanation) to show for it.
gamedeveloperApr 15
Rockstar Games' GTA+ gets a cost increase
Rockstar Games' GTA+ gets a cost increase Sign up for the GI Daily here to get the biggest news straight to your inbox Rockstar Games' subscription service GTA+ for Grand Theft Auto Online has received a price hike. As reported by Eurogamer , per RockstarIntel , the membership is now listed as $7.99 / £6.99 / €7.99 monthly across the PlayStation Store and Xbox Store. Read more
GamesIndustry.biz Latest Articles FeedApr 15
Report: Rockstar urging RTO to prevent GTA 6 delay to 2026
Report: Rockstar urging RTO to prevent GTA 6 delay to 2026Rockstar currently has every intention of releasing Grand Theft Auto 6 in 2025, but circumstances may force a sizable delay.
gamedeveloperMar 25
WB's push for predictable returns carries real risk | This Week in Business
WB's push for predictable returns carries real risk | This Week in Business Sign up for the GI Daily here to get the biggest news straight to your inbox This Week in Business is our weekly recap column , a collection of stats and quotes from recent stories presented with a dash of opinion (sometimes more than a dash) and intended to shed light on various trends. Check every Friday for a new entry. Warner Bros Discovery's gaming division had a pretty great year in 2023, thanks in large part to the success of Hogwarts Legacy, which was the first non-Call of Duty, non-Rockstar-developed game to finish the year atop the Circana/NPD Group's best-sellers list since Rock Band did it in 2008. Read more
GamesIndustry.biz Latest Articles FeedMar 8
Rockstar issues return-to-office mandate in the name of productivity and security
Rockstar issues return-to-office mandate in the name of productivity and security'Making these changes now puts us in the best position to deliver the next Grand Theft Auto at the level of quality and polish we know it requires.'
gamedeveloperFeb 29
Report: Rockstar mandates return to office five days a week
Report: Rockstar mandates return to office five days a week Rockstar is set to move back to working in-office five days a week from April. That's according to Bloomberg , which had access to an email sent to staff on Wednesday by Rockstar head of publishing Jenn Kolbe. The publication reported that Kolbe attributed the new policy to productivity and security reasons, adding that Rockstar sees "tangible benefits" of working in an office. "Making these changes now puts us in the best position to deliver the next Grand Theft Auto at the level of quality and polish we know it requires, along with a publishing roadmap that matches the scale and ambition of the game," Kolbe reportedly said. Read more
GamesIndustry.biz Latest Articles FeedFeb 29
Grand Theft Auto trilogy reaches 18m downloads on mobile
Grand Theft Auto trilogy reaches 18m downloads on mobile Sign up for the GI Daily here to get the biggest news straight to your inbox Netflix's mobile release of the Grand Theft Auto trilogy has been downloaded 18 million times across iOS and Android. As reported by MobileGamer.biz , per data from Appmagic, the Rockstar titles hit the install figure after launching on the streaming service back on December 14. Read more
GamesIndustry.biz Latest Articles FeedJan 24
GTA Online's Rockstar editor is losing last-gen support
GTA Online's Rockstar editor is losing last-gen supportSince GTA Online's PlayStation 4 and Xbox One version is turning 10, Rockstar's eliminating the in-game editor for those systems.
gamedeveloperJan 18
4% December sales boost sees 2023 finish up 1% year-over-year | US Monthly Charts
4% December sales boost sees 2023 finish up 1% year-over-year | US Monthly Charts After 2022 saw US spending on games dip 5%, 2023 saw a return to growth, according to the latest figures from industry-tracking group Circana. Total US spending on games was up 1% to $57.2 billion in 2023, with slight gains in software, add-ons and subscriptions (up 1% to $48 billion) and accessories (up 4% to $2.6 billion) offsetting essentially flat hardware sales (down a fraction of a percent to $6.59 billion). Circana had Hogwarts Legacy as the best-selling game of the year in terms of dollar sales. That marks the first time that the top game was neither Call of Duty nor a Rockstar-developed game since 2008, when Rock Band and its pricey peripheral-loaded packages took the honors. Read more
GamesIndustry.biz Latest Articles FeedJan 18
4% December sales boost sees 2023 finish up 1% year-over-year | US Monthly Charts
4% December sales boost sees 2023 finish up 1% year-over-year | US Monthly Charts After 2022 saw US spending on games dip 5%, 2023 saw a return to growth, according to the latest figures from industry-tracking group Circana. Total US spending on games was up 1% to $57.2 billion in 2023, with slight gains in software, add-ons and subscriptions (up 1% to $48 billion) and accessories (up 4% to $2.6 billion) offsetting essentially flat hardware sales (down a fraction of a percent to $6.59 billion). Circana had Hogwarts Legacy as the best-selling game of the year in terms of dollar sales. That marks the first time that the top game was neither Call of Duty nor a Rockstar-developed game since 2008, when Rock Band and its pricey peripheral-loaded packages took the honors. Read more
GamesIndustry.biz Latest Articles FeedJan 18