Riskers, which goes live on Steam today, is a top-down 2-D shooter heavily inspired by Grand Theft Auto — but not as most people know it. Rockstar’s open-world series didn’t become popular until the third game — there were two before it, which contained much of the same gameplay yet rendered it in a flat, […]
Take-Two is one of the big publishers in the gaming industry, and yet, the year 2015 was relatively quiet from them. They had certain big titles, and releases, but not as big as many have expected from them. In an interview with MCV, CEO Strauss Zelnick talked about the upcoming year, and what Take-Two’s goal […]
Yesterday, Rockstar released GTA V PC patch 350.1. With it came a bunch of bug fixes, but it came with an unexpected side effect. One in particular caught many gamers off guard once it was installed. The patch apparently prevents certain mods from working. This comes straight from the GTA modding community, who have noted that […]
The UK based public broadcasting company BBC is set to release a drama focusing on the development of the hugely successful series Grand Theft Auto. The announcement was made as part of the BBC’s new major initiative Make It Digital, which aims to get people interested in coding and digital creation. While no firm broadcast […]
Due to the Playstation Network and XBox Live DDOS attack over the Christmas holiday, most gamers did not have the capability to enjoy seasonally-timed events in online games. This has now been corrected. Two weeks ago Grand Theft Auto Online introduced a surprise update that added seasonally themed items to the game: snow, Santa hats, […]
As of this week, the Australian versions of Target and K-Mart have pulled all copies of Grand Theft Auto V from their store shelves. Why would such a thing happen? Well, the image above might give you an idea. On the left is Barbie, in the middle is a pig plush and on the right […]
First Person Re-Invents Grand Theft Auto V Although originally released over a year ago, the next-generation version of Rockstar Games epic Grand Theft Auto V is one of the years most highly anticipated releases. Rockstar are steadily building up to the forthcoming release and it’s evident that they’re not content with simply up-scaling the visuals. […]
GTA V Next Gen Additions Detailed Rockstar Games have finally broken their silence to detail additions to the next generation of their hugely successful Grand Theft Auto V. In a post on the official PlayStation Blog, Rockstar detailed some of the new activities, vehicles and other additions exclusive to the next generations versions of GTA V […]
Is Dark Souls The New Benchmark for Gaming? Gaming has always had its benchmark titles; those games that stand out head and shoulders above the rest, those that set the trends other studios work towards or try to best. These seminal titles are considered to be the benchmarks of which other games, and sequels, are judged; […]
Associated Press are today reporting news of Rockstar being sued by Lindsay Lohan. The Grand Theft Auto makers are allegedly facing legal proceedings over claims Lindsay Lohan‘s likeness was used without permission in Grand Theft Auto V, released last year for PS3 and Xbox 360, with an updated and graphically superior port announced at E3 to […]
The first glimpse of Grand Theft Auto V‘s online multiplayer has arrived, and you can watch it here on The Paranoid Gamer.
This just in: the Entertainment Software Rating Board has re-rated Grand Theft Auto and Grand Theft Auto 2 for current-generation PlayStation platforms, which probably means they’ll hit the PlayStation Store sometime in the foreseeable future.