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Video-game enthusiasts are finding their fare more popular than ever as Max Payne leads a wave of big-screen adaptations.
By Linda Summerhayes HAVING been responsible for plenty of blood and explosions on one of the most violent computer games ever - Grand Theft Auto IV - designer Kris Bird was ideally suited for his next move.
The release of â€œGrand Theft Auto IVâ€ exceeded sales expectations, reaching more than $500 million in first week sales, and topping week one sales of Microsoft Corp.â€™s â€œHalo 3â€ on opening day alone.
Consumer reaction to the recent release of Rockstar Gamesâ€™ â€œGrand Theft Auto 4,â€ may result in a change in ranks among popular games on the popular online service Xbox Live.
As the release of the final chapter of Rockstar Gamesâ€™ popular video game series Grand Theft Auto nears, critics and fans have already set high expectations for its sales figures.
By Gina Keating LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The city of Los Angeles has sued Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. for selling pornographic video games to children with its best-selling game "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas," which last year was found to have hidden sex scenes.
"The Da Vinci Code," Ron Howard's film adaptation of Dan Brown's best-selling novel, is not content to limit itself to two media.
Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. on Friday said it would resume sales of "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas" in October, two months after the violent game was pulled from store shelves because of hidden sex scenes.
Rockstar Games, the game publisher best known for its controversial and best-selling "Grand Theft Auto" franchise, has entered the film business with a new R-rated documentary, "Sunday Driver."
Video game publisher Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. said on Tuesday the Federal Trade Commission was investigating advertising claims made about a blockbuster game pulled from major retailers last week because of hidden sex scenes.
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