GTA said that in its quarterly financial report that sales were “significantly” above expectations.
Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – Definitive Edition, Remastered for GTA3, Vice City, and San Andreas was a disaster at launch: “Filled with bugs and glitches to blast Cyberpunk 2077,” we said shortly after its arrival in November 2021. But, like Cyberpunk 2077, which was a massive hit despite the sadness of its launch, the GTA trilogy didn’t seem to be having bad sales: In its latest quarterly financial report, Take-es cited it as one of the biggest recipes. Contributors who have exceeded company expectations.
“The 20th anniversary of Rockstar Games’ release of Grand Theft Auto 3 marked the release of Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition for current and pre-gen consoles and PC via the Rockstar Games Launcher, titled the gave us an outlook,” said Chairman and CEO Strauss Zelnick during the publisher’s quarterly financial conference.
Later in the call, Zelnick expressed concerns that the failed GTA QA trilogy could reappear in future releases, including the GTA 5 Enhanced Editions coming to PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X in March, and the new game Grand Theft Auto. . Last week.
“We are focused on quality here and always want to offer the best possible experience,” he said. “Sometimes we’re down and I think the trilogy was an example of that. The title launched with a bunch of issues, we’ve fixed many of them, there are other solutions on the way. We are still very focused and very confident for all of our upcoming outings.”
Zelnick also said that despite the disastrous start, Take-Two will not change its development approach, including outsourcing work on several ports and remasters: Grove Street Games, for example, developed the GTA trilogy, which was previously the main work on. moveable doors. “We’ve had very few quality events in this business, so at no point did we achieve much in terms of quality, it was a tough situation and we’re striving to be like that,” said Zelnick. “However, we are not changing our business model.”
Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – Definitive Edition for mobile devices is expected to be released in the first half of 2022.