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Grand Theft Auto 5 Sales Revealed

Gaming article by JohnPaul Keith on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 09:00
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Developer
Rockstar North
Publisher
Rockstar Games
Release Date
September 17, 2013
Monetization
Cosmetic DLC
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Today, Take-Two Interactive Software announced that Grand Theft Auto 5 has sold 33 million copies since its release in September. In total, it's expected that all of Rockstar's projects, including GTA 5, will account for 45% of Take-Two's total revenue for the fiscal year.

Grand Theft Auto 5 is the biggest entertainment release in history, posting sales of 1 billion USD in 3 days. CEO Strauss Zelnick stated that strong sales of downloadable content were helping to increase revenue streams. According to Take-Two President Karl Slatoff, Rockstar will continue to enhance Grand Theft Auto Online as a continuing revenue stream.

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