Rockstar Games Inc. is a video game publisher that has its headquarters in the USA. Initially, this company was established as a subsidiary of taking Two Interactive and a successor to the BMG Interactive. The founding members of this company included Sam and Dan Houser, Jamie King and Terry Donovan who were working for Taking Two Interactive at that time.
From the year 1999, several companies were established under the Take-Two Interactive, and automatically they became part of Rockstar Games such as Rockstar Canada. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career, and earnings of Rockstar Games in 2018.
This company was created in 1998 and initially, this company was a subsidiary of a company by the name Take-Two Interactive. Before then, the company had created Grand Theft Auto which became a very popular game all over the world. This game mainly had some missions that involved crime sagas. The game continues to be very popular all over the world even to date.
Interestingly, the game has been based on cities that are found in the USA including Liberty City and Vice City. In the same year, the company created GTA: London 1961and GTA 2 was launched in 1999. GTA continued to gain popularity, and in 2001, the game had the release of its third version happen.
Aside from the GTA game, the company has published other types of games including ‘Wild Metal Country,’ ‘Italian Job’ and ‘Midnight Club series.’ Currently, the company is working on Agent which is set to be released soon. Rockstar Games has also released films that have also enjoyed financial success. A game by the name ‘RAGE’ was developed, and it is available in multiple operating systems including Windows, Play station 4 and Xbox 360.
The company runs an online gaming service commonly referred to as Rockstar Games Social Club and this game have been developed in such a way that it can be played by multiple players. It uses various authentication features. GTA has remained a most successful game that the company has created.
The company has published some of the award-winning games. Among the various awards that these games have won includes Spike Video Game Awards, Satellites Awards, and Edge Awards. The company has enjoyed super growth in the recent years, and there is no doubt that the future remains bright.
Net Worth & Earnings
Rockstar games net worth is over $3.5 billion. The wealth has been created from the many games that the company has published. One of the highest selling games is the Grand Theft Auto, popularly known as GTA. Also, this company released several movies that have enjoyed super success.
Despite the company being super successful, it has never forgotten its role in helping the community. It usually donates over $250 million towards various programs that are meant to enhance the living standards of people. This is one factor that sets them apart when compared to other companies that usually publishes games.