Grand Theft Auto IV News

News: Pachter: Grand Theft Auto Leadership Won't Last Forever

Pachter: Grand Theft Auto Leadership Won't Last Forever

Some people would argue that in spite of the insurgence of Call Of Duty, Grand Theft Auto is still the franchise to beat

Unlike Activision's first-person shooter series, GTA is put on a pedestal. There's really no other series quite like it. But veteran video games analyst Michael Pachter believes that dominance won't last forever. “Call of Duty is bigger, and GTA will not maintain its position as..

News: Grand Theft Auto IV Sales Surpass 22 Million Shipped

Grand Theft Auto IV Sales Surpass 22 Million Shipped

Grand Theft Auto IV is still selling

Rockstar's brilliant open-world crime adventure has now shipped 22 million units since its release in 2008. The PS3 title has surpassed the sales for Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, with the franchise reaching a total of 114 million units shipped since 1997. Rockstar's also announced that Red Dead Redemption has shipped 12.5 million units to date. Crazy figures..

News: Is Grand Theft Auto V On The Horizon?

Is Grand Theft Auto V On The Horizon?

Take-Two is preparing to announce new titles scheduled for release in its next financial year "in the coming months", leading to heavy speculation that we're on the cusp of a Grand Theft Auto V reveal

Interestingly Take-Two said that it expects to exceed a net income of $2 per share during the next fiscal year (April 2012 through March 2013), a figure that the company has not hit since the release..

News: Sony Loves DLC, Announces Massive PSN Sale

Sony Loves DLC, Announces Massive PSN Sale

Sony's launched a massive DLC sale to get you ready for the weekend

The deals — which are available from the PSN right now — feature a long list of savings for titles such as Modern Warfare 2, Assassin's Creed II, Super Street Fighter IV and Grand Theft Auto IV amongst others. Apparently, Sony will be publishing more deals on June 29th, but this should little lot should keep you going until..

Feature: Ten Games To Play While The PlayStation Network Is Down -- 'Twiggy' The Push Square Opinionator

Ten Games To Play While The PlayStation Network Is Down -- 'Twiggy' The Push Square Opinionator

The issues Sony's been having with its PlayStation Network service are well documented across the web

I'm told the folks at this very publication have been frantically clamouring for more information on the situation, but Sony's remaining tight-lipped. Honestly, it's probably for the best. No matter how big or small the problem is, Sony will want to control the message that comes out of the..

News: Grand Theft Auto IV Shifts An Extraordinary 20 Million Copies

Grand Theft Auto IV Shifts An Extraordinary 20 Million Copies

Don't ever forget: Grand Theft Auto is big, big business

Despite it's brand-name dominance dipping slightly to the prominence of the Call Of Duty franchise, Take-Two has revealed that Grand Theft Auto IV has still managed to sell a whopping 20 million copies to date. That really is an extraordinary tally since the game's April 2008 release. In fact, all this talk of Grand Theft Auto is making us..

News: More Crazy People Create Trash Movie Entirely In Grand Theft Auto IV

More Crazy People Create Trash Movie Entirely In Grand Theft Auto IV

If crazy people aren't making unofficial Killzone card games, then it appears they are making feature-length films in Grand Theft Auto IV

The Trashmaster, embedded after the jump, is a full 90-minute movie created by Mathieu Weschler. It took him two-years to create the movie. Insane. We watched the opening and it's actually surprisingly well done. Check it out for yourself after the jump..

News: Grand Theft Auto IV: Complete Edition Due Out This Month According To Retailers

Grand Theft Auto IV: Complete Edition Due Out This Month According To Retailers

We doubt there's many PS3 owners who've yet to play Grand Theft Auto IV but if you haven't, you may well be in luck

US retailers Amazon and GameStop have both listed copies of Grand Theft Auto IV: Complete Edition, which is set to include the original game and both DLC add-ons for $40. There's no official word out of Rockstar, but we're assuming this is legit.

News: UK Charts: FIFA 11 Says "Wham Bam Thank You Ma'am!"

UK Charts: FIFA 11 Says "Wham Bam Thank You Ma'am!"

FIFA 11's jumped straight to the top of the UK sales charts this week, achieving the third biggest video game launch in UK history

The title overthrew its predecessor to take the crown, falling just short of records set by Modern Warfare 2 and Grand Theft Auto IV. Unit sales are up 21 percent over the previous title, with revenue up 36 percent. Basically it's making lots of money for EA. Sports..

News: Still Like Grand Theft Auto IV's Multiplayer? Jump On The PS3 Tonight.

Still Like Grand Theft Auto IV's Multiplayer? Jump On The PS3 Tonight.

Rockstar are holding a multiplayer event for Grand Theft Auto IV tonight on the Playstation 3

It's a doubles event so you'll need to buddy up with someone who hasn't turned on GTA's campaign just yet. It's running from like, 9PM to 12AM here in the UK (from 4PM EST). You'll need to add the following PSN names: RockstarMulti1 RockstarMulti2 RockstarMulti3 RockstarMulti4 Then obviously access the..

News: Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City Finally Coming To The Playstation 3

Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City Finally Coming To The Playstation 3

After a period of exclusivity on the XBOX 360, the highly acclaimed Grand Theft Auto DLC, Episodes From Liberty City, is coming to the Playstation 3 this March

This the DLC that Microsoft paid a whopping $50million to keep exclusive.“It’s been a long time coming, but we are proud to finally deliver Episodes From Liberty City for the PC and PlayStation 3,” said Sam Houser. “We appreciate the..

News: Rockstar Pledge Good Year For Playstation 3

Rockstar Pledge Good Year For Playstation 3

During the "Asked & Answered" aspect of Rockstar's website, the company have pledged a "very good" year for Playstation 3 users

When prompted about the exclusivity of the Grand Theft Auto IV DLC, Rockstar responded with positivity for Playstation 3 users, stating, "We know that it continues to be an often-asked question – and believe us, we understand the frustration of PS3 owners like..

News: Analyst Suggests The Unsuggestable, Grand Theft Auto May Have Peaked

Analyst Suggests The Unsuggestable, Grand Theft Auto May Have Peaked

We loved Grand Theft Auto IV as much as the next guy, but in all honesty, going back to the game in recent months is hard work

We played for 10 minutes, noticed how sluggish it all was, and put the game back in its box. It'll probably never see the light of day again. It's an odd case, as a game that represented a snap-shot in time. Brilliant within its first month of release, but almost unplayable..

News: Shadow Of The Colossus Designer Talks Grand Theft Auto & Super Mario Galaxy

Shadow Of The Colossus Designer Talks Grand Theft Auto & Super Mario Galaxy

We hold no secrets in stating that our favourite game this generation is Super Mario Galaxy

Yes, we're a Playstation website but to us, Mario Galaxy is perfection. Alas, Team Ico's Fumito Ueda does not agree. He cites a particular section of Galaxy which was apparently inspired by Fumito's Shadow Of The Colossus (the giant robot boss) as a basis for his critique:"Yes I have played it, it was..

News: Is The GTA Hype Dying Out? CNBC Thinks So.

Is The GTA Hype Dying Out? CNBC Thinks So.

Grand Theft Auto IV was an excellent game and a massive success for everyone involved

The general player consensus was "excellent" - although just lately we have been reading a lot of hate on Rockstar's masterpiece. Many felt the game focused on seriousness as opposed to fun, something that previous iterations in the GTA universe have had in abundance.</span> Never-the-less the game..

News: Playstation 3 Pushes A Higher Attach Rate For Blockbuster Titles

Playstation 3 Pushes A Higher Attach Rate For Blockbuster Titles

According to Sony, the Playstation 3 has a higher attach rate to blockbuster titles than the XBOX 360

While the XBOX 360 sold more copies of Street Fighter IV, Prince Of Persia and Grand Theft Auto IV, Sony claim that the attach rate was higher on PS3. In fact, when it came to Street Fighter IV, Sony posted an impressive 5.5% game-to-console ratio, with the XBOX 360 sitting at just 3.1%. This could..

Feature: The 9 Best Playstation Games To Play On A Snow Day

The 9 Best Playstation Games To Play On A Snow Day

It's snowing here in England

Quite badly actually. Well enough for London's public transport to effectively shut down entirely. This means that some Briton's are getting a three-day weekend thanks to the disruption. What better way than to spend it gaming? Here are the games we recommend you spend your day playing: Ratchet & Clank: Tools Of Destruction (PS3): Weighing in with around seven or..