Take-Two Interactive Software News


Sid Meier's Pirates! Headed to Wii

By Chris Faylor, May 04, 2010 12:20pm PDT

An enhanced edition of buccaneer lifestyle simulator Sid Meier's Pirates! is headed to the Wii, publisher Take-Two Interactive and subsidiary 2K...


"Got to agree (regardless of price). You can tell Nintendo are getting desperate when they're ..."

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Duke Nukem Forever Once Scheduled to Go Gold on April Fools' Day (No Joke)

By Chris Faylor, Apr 01, 2010 8:11am PDT

Had everything gone according to plan, 3D Realms' long-coming (and now legally-troubled) shooter Duke Nukem Forever was meant to have gone...


"Make that "2011" , in MAY 09 it was planned for '10 , then it's definitely 11 now."

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NBA 2K10: Draft Combine Brings Pre-season Training to Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Store

By Chris Faylor, Jul 28, 2009 9:20am PDT

While Visual Concepts' NBA 2K10 won't be available at retailers until later in the fall, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 owners will be able to get a...


"yea it's cool you can play as one player for a career I think "

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'Duke Begins' Developer Outed in DNF Docs

By Chris Faylor, Jul 14, 2009 7:51am PDT

The mysterious "well-known videogame developer" behind new Duke Nukem series entry "Duke Begins" is Gearbox Software (Brothers in Arms, Aliens:...


"no they are fully aware.. that if this game gets finished... No one will even think about any ..."

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3D Realms Countersuit Reveals Continuing Duke Nukem Forever Work, New Duke Game

By Chris Faylor, Jun 22, 2009 11:17am PDT

Duke Nukem series creator 3D Realms/Apogee Ltd. has responded to publisher Take-Two's lawsuit over the incomplete state of Duke Nukem Forever,...


"DNF is dead. It missed the boat by almost a decade. George B fell victim to nastiest form ..."

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BioShock and Oblivion Combine, Form Odd Bundle

By Chris Faylor, Jun 17, 2009 12:53pm PDT

An unlikely pair bonded mostly by critical acclaim and a mutual publisher, 2K Boston and Australia's narrative-driven shooter BioShock will soon be...


"Hmm, I hadn't heard of it, but it was of interest to me, hence newsworthy as someone who wasn't ..."

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Duke Nukem Forever Court Documents Reveal Allegations of Offshore Banking Hijinks

By Chris Faylor, Jun 15, 2009 7:40pm PDT

Update: 3D Realms/Apogee Ltd. founder Scott Miller has chimed in with his thoughts: Do readers here realize that filed lawsuits are entirely...


"I am sorry, but it doesn't require breaking an NDA to point out a developer who has worked on ..."

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No $30M Offer for Duke Nukem IP, Says 3D Realms

By Chris Faylor, May 16, 2009 8:21am PDT

Following the sudden shut down of Duke Nukem Forever developer 3D Realms last week, rumors began to circulate that the studio had opted to close...


"You've cleverly sidestepped my comment about overly shiny surfaces and the resulting godawful ..."

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Take-Two Sues 3D Realms for Failing to Deliver Duke Nukem Forever

By Nick Breckon, May 14, 2009 7:01pm PDT

Update: Documents for the case have appeared online, revealing that, among other things, Take-Two is demanding a copy of the Duke Nukem Forever...


"What a "major" bummer... I, and so many were really hoping and looking forward to this title ..."

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BioShock 2 Launch Platforms Still Unconfirmed

By Chris Faylor, Mar 10, 2009 1:59pm PDT

Though Take-Two has confirmed that BioShock 2: Sea of Dreams is "destined" for PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, the publisher has still yet to say...


"Halo was ported from mac to pc to xbox to pc to mac. It's amazing it ran at all."

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Take-Two Will Remain Independent

By Chris Faylor, Oct 02, 2008 7:09am PDT

After conducting a review of strategic alternatives and discussing possible business arrangements with companies such as EA, Grand Theft Auto and...


"Interplay was responsible for Clay Fighters! Thou shall not dirty that name. lol..."

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EA's Take-Two Buyout Offer Expires Today, Companies Begin Talking 'Strategic Alternatives'

By Chris Faylor, Aug 18, 2008 9:21am PDT

Electronic Arts' oft-extended deadline for its hostile takeover of Grand Theft Auto owner Take-Two Interactive Software will expire today, the...


"Sid Meier's Civilization 5: Ikea Stuff! Grand Theft Auto: Pets Edition! Max Payne: ..."

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Take-Two to Publish Champions Online, Superpowered MMO Hits PC, Xbox 360 in Spring

By Chris Faylor, Jul 10, 2008 9:10am PDT

Take-Two Interactive today announced that it will be handling publishing duties for Champions Online, the next MMO from City of Heroes (PC)...


"This is pretty huge. Whatever I can do to help, assist, what have you, lmk."

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Gamers Sue EA for 'Anticompetitive Conduct'

By Chris Faylor, Jun 12, 2008 8:34am PDT

Two gamers have filed a class-action lawsuit against Madden publisher Electronic Arts. Filed in the US District Court of Northern California, the...


"Faulting the consumer for being idiots and suing the wrong people, maybe. If you're pissed that ..."

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EA Extends Take-Two Buyout Offer Again

By Chris Faylor, May 19, 2008 7:20am PDT

Mega-publisher Electronic Arts has once again extended the deadline for its hostile takeover bid of rival publisher Take-Two Interactive Software,...


"And how are you ever going to repeat it? EA seems to be the only party here that needs to ..."

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