2010 Game of the Year Finalist Debate: Red Dead Redemption

In another universe, they made a box containing Red Dead Redemption that's just for me. The front is familiar. The back, though, boasts the kind of bullet points I might demand of a great video game: » 1/18/11 1:40pm 1/18/11 1:40pm

Rumor: Rockstar Lays Off 40 From Red Dead Redemption Studio [Update]

Red Dead Redemption is a commercial and critical success, moving more than 1.5 million copies in its first month while wrangling rock-solid reviews. Despite that, Rockstar has axed about 40 employees from the San Diego studio, according to sources close to the developer. » 7/14/10 9:00pm 7/14/10 9:00pm

Rockstar Has Some Fun With "Eye Of Sauron" Comparison, Still Won't Comment

Capping off a week during which Rockstar Game's New York team was unfavorably described as an Eye of Sauron overlooking its development studios, the company just posted some new editions to its wallpaper series. » 1/15/10 5:40pm 1/15/10 5:40pm

IGDA Condemns Alleged Rockstar Work Conditions As "Exploitative,…

The International Game Developers Association has weighed in on accusations from the anonymous blogger(s) alleging unfair working conditions at Rockstar San Diego, calling the practice of "excessive crunch" during Red Dead Redemption's development "deceptive, exploitative, and ultimately harmful." » 1/14/10 6:00pm 1/14/10 6:00pm