Rockstar Games is an American game publisher and developer, who has given some of the most innovative and successful games to the industry, including the Grand Theft Auto, Manhunt, Red Dead, Max Payne and Midnight Club. The company is a subsidiary of Take-Two Interactive Software, and believes in developing games not only for kids, but for mature gamers too. The gaming titles of the company are available on many major gaming platforms, including Sony’s PS, Nintendo’s Wii, Microsoft’s Xbox, Nintendo DS, PS Portable and other PC and portable devices. The company is primarily operational in the US, but is present in the Asia Pacific and Europe as well. Today, it has 10 individual studios, and has released more than 45 games so far.
Terry Donovan, Dan Houser, Sam Houser, Gary Foreman and Jamie King are British producers of video games, who established the label of Rockstar Games in 1998. In addition to the games developed by them, they are widely known for their use of the open world, and free roaming settings within their games. They have acquired a number of studios, and have created some internally as well. The main headquarters of the company are located in New York City, from where they operate public relations, product development and marketing of their products. While they have shipped over 250 million copies of gaming titles till date, Grand Theft Auto series is their biggest franchise with 220 million copies sold alone.