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Take-Two comments on future of Red Dead and BioShock


I'd be ok with either, done right
May 30
CEO Strauss Zelnick spoke recently at the Cowen and Company Analyst Conference about the future of the Red Dead and BioShock franchises. Speaking on their stable of IPs, Zelnick stated, "our selective approach, which we&... read
Red Dead Redemption

Red Dead Redemption PC release could be a thing


New Windows Compatibility entry found and pulled
May 13
For those of you holding out hope for a PC release of Red Dead Redemption, a new listing has been found on the Windows Compatibility website. The way is the site works is Microsoft or another party adds software to the databa... read

Check out this Red Dead Redemption fan film trailer


Who would want to hang sweet Bonnie?
Jun 04
Three years later, and there's still plenty of love for Red Dead Redemption. The people at SilkDogFilms are definitely fans, with a film, Red Dead Redemption: The Hanging of Bonnie MacFarlane, that has been in production for... read
Red Dead vs. Metal Gear

John Marston vs. Revolver Ocelot's ridiculous mustache


The gunslingers of Red Dead Redemption and Metal Gear Solid duke it out
May 13
John Marston: outlaw turned hero of the Old West. Revolver Ocelot: two-faced Russian gunslinger with a flair for the dramatic. What happens when these two square off in a a shootout to the death? Ocelot wins. Duh. What, was ... read
Why is hunting so damn addictive?
From a crouched position you move toward a jungle clearing. Left foot, then right foot; each step demonstrates restraint in the highest degree. A breeze travels through the overgrown leaves, causing the foliage to dance all a... read feature

Violence and vindication: The seedy psychology behind a sociopathic medium
You monster. Outside of the casual and educational spheres, violence abounds in games. Even Mario is violent, albeit not gratuitous. Combative, at least. Much of the game is purely avoiding obstacles, but eventually some form... read feature

Borderlands 2 ships 5M copies, XCOM deemed a success


We like loot. A lot.
Oct 31
Take-Two Interactive has disclosed its financial report for its second quarter fiscal 2013, which saw GAAP net revenue of $273.1 million, up from last year's $107 million for the same period. This was attributed to Borderland... read

A massive Rockstar Games Collection is on the way


GTA IV DLC, L.A. Noire, Midnight Club: LA, and Red Dead Redemption
Oct 11
[Update: Rockstar has just officially confirmed this collection, coming out on November 6 for $59.99.] Retailers Buy.com and CDUniverse.com have outed a Rockstar Games Collection which is set to include Grand Theft Auto: Epis... read

Max Payne (and others) derezzed for 8-bit home computers


Feb 01
What if, instead of Max Payne 3, the next chapter in the saga was a retro throwback for old-ass computers like the ZX Spectrum or Commodore 64? You watch the video above and, at first, it doesn't look all that bad. Then you ... read

Location: Texture and authenticity in Red Dead Redemption


Jan 29
[Over the last week, JRo asked you to write about game settings. Yeroooc's first blog here explores how Red Dead Redemption did the southwest setting so well. As always, remember to load your own blogs into the Community... read

Get Mass Effect 2 for $5, more deep cuts on Amazon


Nov 21
Oh, the season is upon us. Everybody has been dropping their Black Friday promotions all around, the smell of avarice is thick in the air. Time to save money by spending money. Take this ridiculous Amazon deal for Mass Effect... read

Gameloft copies Red Dead Redemption with Six Guns


Oct 14
I've given up trying to defend Gameloft. It knows what its doing and doesn't need the protection, so here's yet another shamelessly "inspired" game coming soon to mobile devices -- Six Guns.  This open-world cowboy game... read

Rockstar: We haven't abandoned PC


Oct 06
Rockstar has promised that it's not forgotten about PC gamers, and that claims to the contrary are unfounded. The studio said this in the face of Red Dead Redemption being restricted to consoles and L.A. Noire taking months t... read

The DTOID Show: It's our 200th episode, let's celebrate!


Sep 14
Happy Wednesday, Destructurds! Max and I are back with another edition of The Destructoid Show - our 200th, to be exact. Feel free to send us cards with money in them. On tonight's totally un-special birthday episode, I run ... read

Rockstar confirms Red Dead Redemption GOTY Edition


Sep 13
If you have been holding off living out your wild west fantasies in Red Dead Redemption, you might want to wait another month. Rockstar has just confirmed the Red Dead Redemption: Game of the Year Edition, which will arrive i... read

The DTOID Show: Borderlands 2 and hands-on with Rage!


Aug 03
[The Destructoid Show gives a rundown of all the top news from Destructoid.com every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Subscribe to us on YouTube, follow us on Twitter, and like us on Facebook.] Hey, guys and g... read

Red Dead Redemption Game of the Year coming, says BBFC


Aug 02
To the reader who recently expressed interest in waiting for a Game of the Year edition of Red Dead Redemption: do it! Based on a BBFC listing, one such retail package is on the way. The ratings board says it'll include the r... read

Rockstar talks free Myths and Mavericks pack for Red Dead


Jul 27
This new downloadable content for Red Dead Redemption might seem out of nowhere if you haven't been following Rockstar lately, but the company has been teasing it for a while. The free content was given a name today: the "Myt... read

4X multiplayer XP in Red Dead Redemption this weekend


Jun 30
Rockstar is almost ready to enable quadruple experience points in Red Dead Redemption across both platforms and all multiplayer modes, including Free Roam and Undead Overrun. The switch will be flipped at 12:01am Eastern on F... read

Red Dead Redemption getting pre-order bonuses as DLC


Apr 08
Next week, Rockstar is putting out the pre-order incentives for Red Dead Redemption as paid downloadable content on PlayStation Network and Xbox Live. There's the Deadly Assassin outfit for John Marston, which doubles the reg... read

Red Faction: Battlegrounds now on PSN, on XBLA tomorrow


Apr 05
Red Faction: Battlegrounds feels like it came out of nowhere, but it's here nonetheless. The new downloadable game is all about 4-player vehicular combat with "fast attack vehicles," tanks, and walkers who fight it out in co... read

No Clip: Red Dead Redemption


Apr 05
[No Clip is a Destructoid community blog series. An experiment in player interaction, AwesomeExMachina returns to popular games and plays them with a set of critical restrictions to rethink what we thought we knew. Note:... read

Take-Two got the most positive game reviews of 2010


Feb 10
According to review aggregator Metacritic, Take-Two enjoyed more positivity in the reviews department than any other publisher in 2010. It ended the year with a 77.1 average as opposed to Nintendo's 76.1 and Capcom'... read

Xbox Deal of the Week takes half off Rockstar and 2K DLC


Jan 25
Right now on Xbox Live you can score some savings on downloadable content from Rockstar and 2K Games. There's a bunch of the usual avatar junk in there, but some quality content is on offer as well. For example, you can grab ... read

Rockstar has more ideas for Red Dead Redemption


Jan 03
In the new issue of Official PlayStation Magazine, Rockstar VP of product development Jeronimo Barrea was quoted as saying "For all the games we work on, we have a massive number of ideas that [don't] make it in." This was a ... read

Insomniac's top games of 2010: Red Dead Redemption wins


Dec 29
Insomniac Games has listed its favorite titles of 2010, and it'll come as no surprise that Red Dead Redemption walked away as the best of the best in the hearts of the studio staff. That said, the rest of the picks were quite... read

Take-Two turns a profit again regardless of a new GTA


Dec 16
Take-Two Interactive has posted a profit of $42.6 million for the last 12 months ending October 31 this year. Compare that to the roughly $140.5 million loss over the same period last year, and things are looking up for the p... read

Red Dead Redemption musician to perform at VGAs


Dec 07
Jose Gonzales, the singer/songerwriter responsible for the song "Far Away" which appeared in Red Dead Redemption, will be performing at the Spike VGAs this Saturday, December 11. Gonzales' "Far Away" was nominated for the "Be... read

Destructoid Live: Red Dead Shootout Ho-down online


Dec 03
"First they shoot you, then they rob you." (Chuckles) "Great country." -- John Marston  You think you have what it takes, partner? Join us on Justin.tv/destructoid at 4:00PM PST to prove your Dead Eye skills as we battle it out at the corral during a Red Dead Redemption multiplayer ho-down. Loosen your holsters and hop on your horse, let's get this party started! YEEHAW! read

Red Dead Redemption’s John Marston has seen his fair share of cougar attacks and smarmy outlaws. But is he ready to take on a mysterious infection that is raising the dead across the game’s dusty, open world? That... read feature

Red Dead Redemption gets two free outfits next week


Oct 05
The "Hunting and Trading Outfits" add-on pack for Red Dead Redemption is making it to Xbox LIVE Marketplace and PlayStation Network on Tuesday, October 12 as a freebie. The two outfits -- previously seen as candidates for Gam... read

NYCC: Red Dead's 'Undead Nightmare' pack will be present


Oct 04
Wow, so New York Comic-Con is steadily approaching. We'll have some familiar faces covering the show, but in the meantime, we'll begin listing what you can expect to find at the convention. The "Undead Nightmare" pack for Red... read






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