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Former Rockstar North CEO Prepares Competition for GTA

Musiol, 26 September 2020, 21:13

Former head of Rockstar North creates competition for the GTA series. In the new round of financing he received 42 million dollars from the Chinese company NetEase and other entities.

Not Only Rockstar - Sony and Other Giants Avoid Paying Taxes in UK

Michael Kulakowski, 02 October 2019, 23:01

As it turns out, Rockstar is not the only company that avoids tax authorities in Great Britain. Using methods similar to those of the creators of GTA V, giants such as Warner, Sony and Sega earned hundreds of millions of pounds in tax credits. They were all beneficiaries of a scheme intended to support domestic video game developers.

GTA Devs Avoid Paying Taxes

Agnes Adamus, 29 July 2019, 23:36

According to a report published by TaxWatch UK, Rockstar North has not paid corporate income tax in the UK for over a decade. Additionally, the devs of GTA V received over 42 million pounds in the form of tax reliefs.

Elex 2 is happening - the sequel has been approved for EU grant

luckie, 23 August 2017, 14:25

Whether Elex is going to be successful, we do not know. We do know, however, that Piranha Bytes is already making serious plans for Elex 2.

Investments into VR projects decline

luckie, 24 April 2017, 15:42

VR technology has run into some trouble on its road to popularity. Because of mixed results acvieved by several big players in the industry, investors are now much more cautious about VR than they were in 2016.

Cyberpunk 2077 likely out by June 2019

luckie, 20 March 2017, 20:48

Along with accepting a large grant for several of Cyberpunk 2077-related technologies, CD Projekt RED agreed to release the results of their work by June 2019. This is currently the most likely time window for that game's launch.

Cyberpunk 2077 may feature seamless multiplayer and a huge living city

luckie, 27 September 2016, 15:01

CD Projekt RED wants Cyberpunk 2077 to be even better than The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. That is why they applied for a grant for creating seamless multiplayer and a huge living city.