Grand Theft Auto IV

PS3, XB360, PC / Action / Release: Apr 29, 2008 / ESRB: M

GTA 4 PS3 Patch Released

By Chris Faylor, May 07, 2008 10:37am PDT

Update: An update for the PlayStation 3 version of Grand Theft Auto IV (PS3, X360) is now available for download from the system's online...


"I exchanged the game a 4th time (for Special Edition this time around) and I installed 1.01 ..."

- Dorelliun see all 67 comments

MS: GTA 4 Xbox 360 Outsold PlayStation 3 in UK; Gamers Play Over 31 Million Hours of 360 Edition

By Chris Faylor, May 07, 2008 8:37am PDT

Perhaps responding to Sony's claim that the PlayStation 3 has surpassed Xbox 360 in Europe, Microsoft today announced that the Xbox 360 edition of...


"Is anyone else a little scared that they have these kinds of numbers on tap? I mean sales ..."

- Q-ball see all 54 comments

Grand Theft Auto 4 Has $500 Million First Week

By Maarten Goldstein, May 07, 2008 2:41am PDT

Take-Two Interactive today announced that Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto 4 has done a whopping $500 million in sales since the game's release last...


"Australians paid $150 for the special edition, and the AUD to the USD is 90 cents, so its ..."

- philljc see all 75 comments

Grand Theft Auto 4 Tops Xbox Live Activity

By Aaron Linde, May 06, 2008 8:01pm PDT

Rockstar's open world shooter Grand Theft Auto IV clocked in at number one on the charts in Xbox Live online activity, Xbox Live director of...


"Poor design, poor technology, worst matchmaking on xbox live... and I'm still willing to put up ..."

- dubiousbrick see all 41 comments

Take-Two Sues Chicago Over Pulled GTA 4 Ads

By Chris Faylor, May 06, 2008 7:50am PDT

Following the Chicago Transit Authority's decision to stop carrying advertisements for Grand Theft Auto IV, publisher Take-Two Interactive has sued...


"What the fuck is it about GTA? I don't play them all that much compared to most, so why such ..."

- etherealrhythm see all 52 comments

Iron Man Film Hauls Boatloads of Cash Despite GTA 4

By Aaron Linde, May 05, 2008 1:37pm PDT

Contrary to speculation that the release of Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto IV would harm the Iron Man box office take, the film pulled roughly $104M...


"Fred, re-post that Christine porn for everyone, then maybe someone will hook us all up with a ..."

- abrasion see all 60 comments

Bus Driver Goes Gold, Openly Challenges GTA 4

By Chris Faylor, May 05, 2008 12:00pm PDT

The North American version of SCS Software's bus driving sim Bus Driver (PC) has gone gold and entered the manufacturing process, publisher...


"oh man! My nephew absolutely loves all things busses (and garbage trucks). I think i may have ..."

- burning eye see all 33 comments

Grand Theft Auto: Chat Andreas

By Aaron Linde, May 03, 2008 12:47am PDT

We're a little late, but here's the weekend bump of the Grand Theft Auto IV discussion thread. I just made it to the last mission, and boy...


"when you have to pick someone to kill or when you went for the money when you do that does some ..."

- shough13 see all 4026 comments

Sony Responds to GTA 4 Freezing Complaints

By Aaron Linde, May 01, 2008 11:16am PDT

Sony Computer Entertainment has issued a response to numerous reports of technical maladies in Grand Theft Auto IV which describe system freezes...


"60 gig ps3, did have problems that caused the game to freeze up a few times, but I've finished ..."

- Shai-Tan see all 31 comments

GTA 4 Sets One-day Sales Record in UK

By Nick Breckon, May 01, 2008 8:15am PDT

Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto IV broke a record by moving 609,000 copies during its first day of release in the UK, according to MCV. The...


"Glad i went to a midnight launch at my local game as alot of my mates cant find a copy now and ..."

- Excacheon see all 21 comments

GTA 4's Production Budget Estimated at $100M

By Aaron Linde, Apr 30, 2008 12:58pm PDT

Rockstar North president Leslie Benzies revealed in an interview that the recently released Grand Theft Auto IV (PS3, X360) had a budget of roughly...


"Anyone feel the angle of the camera when driving is too low? Sometimes when driving I can't see ..."

- dael see all 100 comments

MADD Protests GTA 4 Over Drunk Driving

By Chris Faylor, Apr 30, 2008 10:32am PDT

Riding the wave of controversy, Mothers Against Drunk Driving marks the latest organization to protest yesterday's release of Grand Theft Auto IV...


"I was looking into the claim there is no mission at all that "makes" you drive drunk the only ..."

- Sanct1mon1a see all 86 comments

PS3 Users Experience GTA 4 Online Woes

By Chris Faylor, Apr 30, 2008 8:17am PDT

Following yesterday's launch of Grand Theft Auto IV (PS3, X360), the Shacknews staff and many are finding it difficult to play the online...


"Same problem with it kicking me. It says your connection with one or more. . . Hit me up if ..."

- thriftcenter see all 103 comments

Users Complain of GTA 4 Lockup Issues (Updated)

By Chris Faylor, Apr 29, 2008 2:46pm PDT

Update: The Shacknews staff can now assert that it has experienced several lockups on multiple Xbox 360 consoles while trying to exit the game's...


"I have GTA 4 PC version, I have 512mb saphire 3650 + 2 gig corsair only PC3200 still 2 gig ..."

- athfmeatwad see all 152 comments

GTA 4 Swag Is Happy, Restores Faith in UPS

By Chris Faylor, Apr 29, 2008 7:29am PDT

Proving that not all UPS drivers are bad folk, the local delivery man just dropped off a package from Rockstar Games containing some additional...


"The earlier swag was much better than this. This stuff looks cheap. Shouldn't the shirt say ..."

- stelth see all 9 comments