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Take Two still loves the Playstation 3

By Spencer . November 17, 2006 . 4:10pm

Love it or hate, an integral part of the Playstation 2’s success was Grand Theft Auto III. While Take Two, Rockstar’s publisher, is taking away exclusivity of the series from the Playstation they are strongly backing the Playstation 3 with 20 titles. The 20 title line up contains eleven titles from the 2K Sports division. […]

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Grand Theft Auto in San Francisco sketch

By Spencer . November 10, 2006 . 1:19pm

Pablo Francisco’s Comedy Central special airs tomorrow and he has a short sketch about Grand Theft Auto if a game was set in San Francisco.  

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Bully, a high school simulator and not a GTA clone

By Spencer . October 11, 2006 . 1:46pm

Ars Technica has a detailed look at Rockstar’s upcoming Bully game. The game garnered its fair share of controversy due to its setting, a high school. Some people thought it might be Grand Theft Auto in a new locale, which isn’t the truth. Bully is a high school simulator where players decide which cliques to […]

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Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories gallery

By Spencer . September 27, 2006 . 8:12am

Rockstar games released a new trailer for Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories. There’s no actual gameplay footage or any clues about the multiplayer addition, but it if you want to see the cast of characters check it out. Past the break is a gallery of screenshots of GTA: Vice City Stories.

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Promotional Grand Theft Auto III “party mirror”

By Spencer . August 16, 2006 . 1:28pm

This is one of the strangest and rarest pieces of gaming swag I’ve seen. Rockstar gave these tiny magnet mirrors out to promote Grand Theft Auto III. Sure they could be used in a high school locker, but as this eBay auction suggests the mirror is a “cocaine mirror”. A true piece of Grand Theft […]

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Simple 2000 series brings a GTA clone to the Japanese market

By Spencer . August 2, 2006 . 11:35am

The Simple 2000 series done by D3 Publisher in Japan consistently brings in interesting titles to the market like zombies fighting ambulances at budget prices. One of their upcoming games has gameplay based off of Grand Theft Auto. Simple 2000 Vol. 110: The Escaping Prisoner has players play as a wrongly accused prisoner out to […]

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When the ESRB ratings are ignored, a kid and GTA

By Spencer . July 17, 2006 . 12:22pm

While the ESRB has been working hard to educate people about their rating system, some parents just don’t get it. Over at a GameCrazy in Arizona a kid steps up to the counter with an adult to purchase Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas.

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State of Emergency 2 gets its financial revenge on Japan

By Spencer . June 13, 2006 . 2:25pm

Spike the designers of the Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi series and Crimson Tears are no strangers to bringing Western games into Japan. They recently published Pursuit Force an excellent PSP action game and have True Crime: Streets of New York in their upcoming line up. For some reason they also picked up State of […]

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Rated M games in Japan

By Spencer . May 30, 2006 . 2:19pm

  CERO recently announced that they changed their rating system, which ended up looking similar to the ESRB’s scale. Now there are two distinct ratings for “M” type games. A game gets a “D” rating if it’s made for gamers 17 years old and the “Z” rating is for game is for adults only (18+). […]

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News from Microsoft’s Xbox 360 event

By Spencer . May 9, 2006 . 1:30pm

If you’re sitting at home boot up your 360 and download the Halo 3 trailer. Other online trailers include Fable 2, Shadowrun, Viva Pinata and Gears of War.   Contra, Super Contra, Mortal Kombat 3 and surprise Lumines Live is coming to the Xbox live arcade. Lumines Live will have new songs from Time Warner’s […]

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Table Tennis in action

By Spencer . April 7, 2006 . 11:00am

Here’s a new trailer for the upcoming Xbox 360 game Rockstar Games Presents: Table Tennis. The game has eleven players, gear from companies like adidas and realistic physics.

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Grand Theft Auto Liberty City Stories heads to the PS2

By Spencer . March 8, 2006 . 1:22pm

Take Two released new details on the PS2 version of Grand Theft Auto Liberty City Stories. The game is set to be released in April 2006, but if you have the PSP version there’s no real reason to pick this up. A recent announcement said that the PS2 game would be similar to the already […]

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Party like a Rockstar (employee)

By Spencer . April 18, 2005 . 8:39pm

We head to LA to check out DUB Magazine’s car show / launch party for Midnight Club 3: DUB Edition. Check out what was happening at the party and a bunch of cars in our coverage of this event. Read our event coverage here. 

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