Take-Two on new consoles and upgrades: 'These are all opportunities'

Nintendo NX, PlayStation 4 half steps... If consumers flock to a console, Take-Two will publish games for it.


During Take-Two's earnings report, Strauss Zelnick, the company's CEO, gave his opinion on the rumored upgrades to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, as well as Nintendo's forthcoming NX console.

Unlike his peers over at Ubisoft and EA, Zelnick seems optimistic about what these and other consoles mean for the future of game platforms. "In general, these are all opportunities," Zelnick said (per GameSpot). "Depending how things pencil out, a successful new console gives us another opportunity to release titles whomever it comes from."

Zelnick simplified his view even further: he believes the best developers are creative, innovative, and efficient. "That's what we aspire to be," he said.

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David L. Craddock writes fiction, nonfiction, and grocery lists. He is the author of the Stay Awhile and Listen series, and the Gairden Chronicles series of fantasy novels for young adults. Outside of writing, he enjoys playing Mario, Zelda, and Dark Souls games, and will be happy to discuss at length the myriad reasons why Dark Souls 2 is the best in the series. Follow him online at davidlcraddock.com and @davidlcraddock.

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