Take-Two Interactive News


BioShock Infinite creator hearing criticism from opposite political sides

By Steve Watts, Dec 14, 2012 9:00am PST

BioShock Infinite creator Ken Levine talks about the complexities of the politics in the game, and why he's hearing criticism from different sides of the political spectrum.


"That makes no sense. I bet you don't follow politics at all."

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BioShock Infinite opens poll for second cover

By Steve Watts, Dec 13, 2012 7:30am PST

BioShock Infinite will feature a reversible cover for those who don't want to look at the one designed for "frathouses," and Irrational is holding a poll on which one to include.


"I agree, I kind of like the original. Seems cinematic. Also to echo other's comments, what ..."

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BioShock Infinite multiplayer 'experiment' cut due to resources

By Steve Watts, Dec 12, 2012 10:15am PST

Irrational head Ken Levine elaborates on why the studio nixed the multiplayer modes in BioShock Infinite.


"Sucking at mp has nothing to do with my comment (though I do own at cod, tribes and quake), this ..."

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BioShock Vita in doubt, up to 'business people'

By Steve Watts, Dec 07, 2012 12:30pm PST

Irrational head Ken Levine says that BioShock Vita isn't his decision currently, but instead is up to the "business people" to decide.


BioShock 2 joining PlayStation Plus collection

By Steve Watts, Dec 03, 2012 10:05am PST

BioShock 2 is joining the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection tomorrow, Sony has announced.


"I've been getting more and more disappointed with the US ps+ offerings compared to the EU ps+ ..."

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BioShock Infinite has no multiplayer

By Steve Watts, Nov 26, 2012 11:00am PST

BioShock Infinite will have no multiplayer, according to Irrational head and series creator Ken Levine.


"Ah, ok. I knew something happened but couldn't remember specifics. Thanks."

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Take-Two registers Links trademark

By John Keefer, Nov 06, 2012 4:00pm PST

Take-Two Interactive has filed a trademark for Links, presumably to resurrect the gold series it purchased from Microsoft back in 2004.


"Good for them, hope they have some success after NBA 2K has done so well. EA needs competition ..."

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Max Payne 3 DLC, pre-orders detailed

By John Keefer, May 01, 2012 8:35am PDT

Max Payne 3 isn't even out yet and Rockstar is already detailing the DLC planned for the game.


Take-Two sued by QA tester

By Steve Watts, Aug 31, 2011 7:15pm PDT

Take-Two Interactive is being sued by a former QA tester over lack of wages and breaks. Take-Two denies the allegations, but the case is still pending and could become a class action suit.


"Probably not even about money, but just a disgruntled guy who was let go."

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Take-Two reports loss; Duke 'projected' to be profitable

By Xav de Matos, Aug 08, 2011 5:15pm PDT

Take-Two Interactive has posted its first quarter results for fiscal 2012, reporting a loss of $8.6 million versus a $26.3 million profit during its last reported April-June period.


"Because Duke and LA Noire were not the AAA blockbuster sellers that they expected them to be. ..."

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NBA extends deals with Take-Two, EA

By Steve Watts, May 23, 2011 12:00pm PDT

The NBA has signed multi-year agreements with Take-Two Interactive, allowing new NBA 2K titles; and EA, for the untitled EA Tiburon game and continued publishing of NBA Jam games.


"EA are such bitches for backing out of NBA Elite. They were so scared by 2k11 they stopped ..."

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L.A. Noire release sparks Take-Two stock jump

By Xav de Matos, May 18, 2011 5:00pm PDT

Take-Two Interactive's stock has jumped and all fingers are pointing to the recent release of L.A. Noire. One analyst notes that the game has the potential to sell up to four million units.


"What a awful and wrong subthread, 1987 was the greatest year in the history of recorded time."

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Take-Two Interactive Wrangles $42.6 million in Profit; Shares Jump 8 Percent

By Xav de Matos, Dec 17, 2010 3:30pm PST

Yesterday, Take-Two Interactive announced that its net revenue earnings increased to $1.16 billion for the 12 month period, ending October 31,...


"Good games cost money. I hope they keep up the risk like this."

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Take-Two: No Annual Red Dead Redemption or Grand Theft Auto

By Brian Leahy, Dec 02, 2010 1:00pm PST

Take-Two Chairman Strauss Zelnick, in an interview with Reuters, said that "annualizing" franchises like Red Dead Redemption and Grand Theft Auto...


"I would love to see the new Grand Theft Auto 5 just like San Andrea. I hope Take Two works for ..."

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Take-Two CEO Stepping Down, Strauss Zelnick to Assume Role [Update]

By Brian Leahy, Oct 29, 2010 4:00pm PDT

[Update] A Take-Two representative has clarified to Shacknews that ZelnickMedia does not own Take-Two--as was noted in the original story--but is a...


"What did you say to him, dahanese? Did you call him a doo doo head?"

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