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

Review: Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare

Rockstar Games' Old West tour de force Red Dead Redemption catches zombie fever—as video games now tend to do—with the Undead Nightmare add-on, a meaty, mystical expansion to the comparatively sober original adventure. » 10/29/10 4:00am 10/29/10 4:00am

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

It Might be the Law, but It Don't Mean It's Right

It's hard to tell who's good, who's bad, who's corrupt and who's just incompetent in this brief profile of law enforcement in the lawless land of Red Dead Redemption. » 2/13/10 7:00pm 2/13/10 7:00pm

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

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

Rumor: Rockstar Responds To Allegations Of Poor Work Conditions

Rockstar Games has yet to respond publicly to allegations that staff working on Red Dead Redemption have suffered through poor work conditions, but this apparent internal email is the next best thing. » 1/15/10 3:30am 1/15/10 3:30am

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

Former Staffer Compares Rockstar NY To The Eye Of Sauron

Following a blog post last week describing unfair work conditions at Rockstar San Diego, a former Rockstar New York staffer spoke to MTV Multiplayer of the fear the East coast office instills in the developer's West Coast employees. » 1/12/10 2:30pm 1/12/10 2:30pm

Alleged Unfair Work Conditions At Rockstar San Diego

An anonymous blogger filing under the heading "Rockstar Spouse" has penned a letter of complaint about working conditions at Red Dead Redemption development studio Rockstar San Diego. » 1/08/10 8:00pm 1/08/10 8:00pm

Red Dead Appreciation, and Hopes for Redemption

I've loved Red Dead Revolver like no other console game. It's the only one I have 100 percented and finished on all difficulty levels. And I'm going back to play it after this post. » 2/08/09 5:00pm 2/08/09 5:00pm