Extra GTA Trilogy updates coming, Take-Two CEO confirms
Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Version loved blended fortunes when it launched. Whereas it was – naturally – extremely anticipated by many, it “didn’t launch in a state that meets [Rockstar Games’] personal requirements of high quality”, as the corporate later mentioned. It’s been a sizzling minute since we’ve heard something from the developer in regards to the trilogy, although “extra updates” are coming.
Chatting with GamesBeat, Take-Two Interactive CEO Strauss Zelnick has burdened that it’s at all times the aim to launch the very best high quality tasks and that extra updates are on the best way for the trilogy remasters. “There have been [quality issues] and we addressed that head on,” Zelnick says. “We positively had some high quality points. We’ve got extra updates coming. And it’s at all times our aim to launch solely the very best high quality tasks. If we fall brief, it’s terribly disappointing for all of us. We did fall brief on that event. And we’ve begun to handle it and we’re blissful that we started to handle it. There’s extra work to be carried out.”
No matter some launch wobbles, although, it seems the trilogy has offered nicely. Throughout a latest quarterly monetary name, Zelnick defined that the trio of remasters “considerably” exceeded Take-Two’s business expectations.
Later into the decision, Zelnick moved to allay issues that one thing comparable might occur with the upcoming GTA V enhanced editions or the newly introduced GTA sport. “We’re completely targeted on high quality right here and we at all times need to ship the absolute best expertise,” he explains. “Very sometimes we fall brief, and I feel the trilogy was an instance of that.”
We all know little in regards to the new GTA sport at this level, although its affirmation shall be thrilling for a lot of. Rockstar confirms that “energetic improvement for the subsequent entry within the Grand Theft Auto collection is nicely underway”, although that’s your lot for now.
Naturally, Grand Theft Auto V continues to promote very nicely. As of February 2022, the crime sport has offered 160 million copies. As Bloomberg’s Jason Schreier factors out, that’s virtually as a lot as the complete Closing Fantasy collection, which is presently sitting on 164 million copies as of September 2021. That quantity is doubtless greater now, thoughts you, with FFXIV’s Endwalker growth launch, which Sq. Enix needed to quickly pull from sale as a consequence of how well-liked it was.