|Platform Win, PS2, Xbox, GBA, Mac||Publisher Gathering of Developers||Developer Remedy Entertainment||Release Date 07/23/2001|
By Dave Tach on Feb 19, 2014 02.19.14
Nineteen items from Rockstar Games are on sale in the PlayStation Store, where the developer's offerings are discounted up to 75 percent. The discounted add-ons, bundles and games include: Bully for $2.49 (regularly $9.99) L.A. Noire for $7.49 (regularly $29.99) L.A. Noire Rockstar Pass for $2.99 (regularly $11.99) Manhunt for $2.49 (regularly $9.99) Max Payne for $2.49 (regularly $9.99) Max Payne 3 Ultimate Edition for $5.99 (regularly $19.99) Max Payne 3 for $4.99 (regularly $29.99) Max Payne 3 Rockstar Pass for $3.49 (regularly $14.99) Midnight Club for $2.49 (regularly $9.99) Midnight Club 2 for $2.49 (regularly $9.99) Midnight Club Los Angeles Complete Edition for $4.99 (regularly $19.99) Midnight Club 4: DUB Edition for $4.99 (regularly $9.99) Midnight...
By Samit Sarkar on Nov 06, 2013 11.06.13
Digital versions of a bunch of older titles from the Rockstar Games catalog, including Grand Theft Auto 4 and Bully, are currently on sale at Newegg for upwards of 70 percent off. The list of games includes titles as recent as 2012's Max Payne 3, and sale prices range from $3 to $9. Here's the full list; the sale applies only to the Windows PC versions of the games: Grand Theft Auto 3: $3 (reg. $9.99, 70 percent off) Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: $3 (reg. $9.99, 70 percent off) Manhunt: $3 (reg. $9.99, 70 percent off) Max Payne: $3 (regularly $9.99, 70 percent off) Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne: $3 (reg. $9.99, 70 percent off) Midnight Club 2: $3.40 (reg. $9.99, 66 percent off) Max Payne Bundle: $4.50 (reg. $14.99, 70 percent off) Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas:...
By Tracey Lien on Sep 11, 2013 09.11.13
Former Epic Games president Mike Capps joined the board of Finnish developer Remedy Entertainment, it was announced today on the studio's website. Capps retired from Epic Games in December 2012 after 10 years with the company, but stayed on its board of directors until February 2013 when he announced that he was no longer affiliated with the studio. Today, Remedy CEO Matias Myllyrinne announced that both Capps and F-Secure president Christian Frederikson are joining Remedy's board of directors in a bid to "strengthen [its] board" as the games industry goes through a transitional stage. Speaking to Venture Beat, Myllyrinne said that the games industry is currently "going through an incredible amount of uncertainty and risk ... [and] for Remedy as a studio, we're at a stage where we...
By Tracey Lien on Jul 29, 2013 07.29.13
PlayStation Vita exclusive Dokuro joined the PlayStation Plus' Instant Game Collection today, which means those with PlayStation Plus memberships can now download the game for free. In addition, PixelJunk Monsters: Ultimate HD, which launches this week and is also a PS Vita-exclusive, is being discounted for PS Plus members. The regular price is $14.99 — PS Plus members will be able to pick it up for $11.99. On the home console side, Max Payne 3 for PlayStation 3 is being heavily discounted from $39.99 to $9.99 — PS Plus members get an additional discount, bringing the price down to $7.99. On August 6, Battlefield 3 will leave the Instant Game Collection, and discounts on Thomas Was Alone: Benjamin's Fight and Ibb and Obb Preorder will end.
By Samit Sarkar on Jul 24, 2013 07.24.13
The iOS and Android versions of Max Payne and three Grand Theft Auto titles are now on sale through July 30, publisher Rockstar Games announced today. Max Payne usually costs $2.99 but is currently available for $1.99, a 33 percent discount, on both the iTunes App Store and Google Play. Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars — a non-universal app that launched on iPhone, iPod touch and iPad in 2010 for $9.99 — is available for $2.99 on all three platforms, a 70 percent discount (iPhone/iPod touch, iPad). Grand Theft Auto 3 and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City are also on sale for $2.99 each, 20 percent off their regular price of $4.99, on iTunes (3, Vice City) and Google Play (3, Vice City).
By Dave Tach on Jul 18, 2013 07.18.13
Max Payne 3: The Complete Series, a hardbound collection of comics based on Rockstar Games' gritty shooter series, will be available Oct. 22 from Titan Books. The $9.99 print version of the comics that are available free online spans the story of the series, "from his troubled childhood, to his successes as a young police cadet, to the brutal murder of his wife and child, to the death of his partner, to his ignominious dismissal from the NYPD, to the chance encounter in a Hoboken dive bar that propels him on an ill-fated journey to the streets of São Paulo," according to a post on Rockstar's website. Max Payne 3: The Complete Series will be available both in bookstores and online retailers, and you can check out some artwork below. For more on Max's most recent foray into video...
By Dave Tach on May 22, 2013 05.22.13
The Warriors, a 2005 beat-em-up from Rockstar Games, will arrive on the PlayStation Store May 28, according to a post on the PlayStation Blog. The $9.99 PlayStation 3 version will launch as a PS2 Classic. Based on the 1979 film of the same name, the game sees players fighting through the streets of New York after being framed for killing a rival gang leader. Originally developed by Rockstar Toronto, it was released for PlayStation 2, Xbox, and PSP. The Warriors will join other Rockstar titles on the PlayStation Store like those from the Grand Theft Auto series and Manhunt, which was released last week. Other Rockstar PS2 classics on the PlayStation Store include Bully, Max Payne and Midnight Club: Street Racing.
By Tracey Lien on May 20, 2013 05.20.13
Two new games will join the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection next week, according to the PlayStation Blog: Germinator (PS Vita) and Pinball Arcade (PS3 and PS Vita, Cross-Buy enabled). On May 21, PlayStation Plus members will be able to pick up both Germinator and Pinball Arcade for free, while non-members can buy them individually for $9.99 on the PlayStation Network. As of tomorrow, the Metro: Last Light Season Pass (PS3), which is a discounted pre-payment for future Metro DLC that includes The Faction Pack, The Tower Pack, The Developer Pack and The Chronicles Pack, will also receive a 25 percent discount for PS Plus members, bringing it down to $11.24 from the regular PSN price of $14.99. The following games are also being discounted for PS Plus members: Darkstalkers...
By Griffin McElroy on Apr 26, 2013 04.26.13
Rockstar's whole Steam catalog has been marked down from 50 to 75 percent off this weekend, offering downloadable versions of L.A. Noire, the Grand Theft Auto series and more at a discount. The highlight and largest discount is a 75 percent markdown on L.A. Noire: The Complete Edition, a bundle which includes the core game and all its DLC, which has been discounted from $29.99 to $7.50. So-inclined shoppers can also pick up the game and DLC piecemeal for $5.00 and $2.99, respectively. Also on offer is the Rockstar Hits Collection, which includes L.A. Noire, Max Payne 3, Grand Theft Auto 4 and Episodes from Liberty City for $29.99, two-thirds off the regular price of $89.97. For the rest of the games that are on sale, check out the publisher's promotional page on the Steam store.
By Dave Tach on Feb 22, 2013 02.22.13
Microsoft will kick off its Xbox Live Ultimate Game Sale next Tuesday, Feb. 26, offering discounts of up to 80 percent on over 60 Xbox 360 Games on Demand, according to a post on Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb's blog. The sale will last through Monday, March 4. Major Nelson will reveal each day's deals, which are available to both Xbox Live Gold and Silver members, through his Twitter account. Games set to be discounted include: Assassin's Creed Assassin's Creed 2 Batman: Arkham Asylum Batman: Arkham City BioShock Borderlands Borderlands 2 Call of Juarez Call of Duty 2 Call of Duty 3 Call of Duty: Black Ops Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 C...