By Steve Watts   //   May 30, 2014 8:30 AM

Red Dead a 'permanent franchise,' says Take-Two CEO

Red Dead Redemption may get a sequel at some point, as Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick recently listed it as a "permanent franchise" among more sequel-heavy series like Grand Theft Auto and Borderlands.
By Ozzie Mejia   //   February 18, 2014 10:15 AM

Irrational Games restructuring, all but 15 members leaving

BioShock series creator Ken Levine is closing the doors to Irrational Games and will take an unspecified new role with Take-Two. Most of the remainder of Irrational's staff will be laid off.
By Ozzie Mejia   //   February 4, 2014 2:30 PM

Civilization 5 and XCOM: Enemy Unknown get Complete Editions

2K Games is working on a pair of Complete Editions for Civilization V and XCOM: Enemy Unknown. The former will release tomorrow, while the latter arrives on March 4 with XCOM: Enemy Within packed in.
By Ozzie Mejia   //   January 6, 2014 2:30 PM

2K Sports scrubs MLB 2K from existence

2K Sports has quietly invoked the mercy rule on itself, eliminating any signs of the MLB 2K series from existence, leaving MLB: The Show as the last Major League Baseball series standing.
By Steve Watts   //   October 16, 2013 2:00 PM

Civilization 5 'Scrambled' map packs announced

2K Games and Firaxis have announced two new "Scrambled" Civilization 5 map packs inspired by the Scramble for Africa scenario in Brave New World. One is available now, and the other is coming November 5.
By John Keefer   //   July 16, 2013 1:15 PM

WWE 2K14 had 'seamless transition' from THQ to 2K, dev says

"Amazingly enough, we worked throughout that whole time," said franchise creative director Cory Ledesma, who came to 2K Sports from THQ with most of the WWE team. "I think maybe we were only down half a day as we moved offices, or something like that; it was a really, really seamless transition."
By John Keefer   //   July 15, 2013 2:00 PM

WWE 2K14 pre-orders to get Ultimate Warrior as a bonus

The Ultimate Warrior is coming out of retirement and will be making his franchise debut in WWE 2K14. The only way you will be able to play the "Founding Father of Life Intensity," however, is to pre-order the game.
By John Keefer   //   June 25, 2013 9:30 AM

WWE 2K14 unveils The Rock as cover guy

Despite taking some occasional time off for movies, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has been a central figure in the WWE universe. It seems only fitting that with the rebirth of the WWE series under the 2K Sports umbrella that the current WWE Champion becomes the cover boy for WWE 2K14.
By John Keefer   //   May 28, 2013 12:30 PM

The Bureau: XCOM Declassified video looks at agency's origin, tactics

XCOM: Enemy Unknown built on the premise of a modern day UFO agency designed to hunt down and eliminate alien threats. But a new video for The Bureau: XCOM Declassified delves into how developer 2K Marin envisioned the creation of that clandestine organization back in the 1960s.
By John Keefer   //   May 13, 2013 6:00 PM

WWE 2K14 enters the ring on October 29

Not much has been said about the WWE franchise after publisher Take-Two snapped it up from the remnants of the THQ bankruptcy, but during at least we now know that the new edition of the game will be coming on October 29 to PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.