Rockstar Games' Red Dead Revolver for PlayStation 2 and Xbox in Stores Now
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 4, 2004--Rockstar Games, the world-renowned publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO), is pleased to announce that Red Dead Revolver for the PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment system and Xbox(R) video game system from Microsoft is in retail stores in North America. The game will be in stores in Europe on May 28, 2004 for both the PlayStation 2 and the Xbox(R) video game system from Microsoft.
"We are all thrilled to have created a Western game that is different than anything Rockstar has done in the past," said Sam Houser, President of Rockstar Games. "We feel this franchise will add a greater diversity to our lineup while providing a fun, pick-up-and-play action game punctuated with Rockstar's distinct sense of style and humor."
"More than anything we wanted to deliver an astounding game that is a fun, visually stunning, arcade-style shoot-em up experience," stated Diego Angel, President of Rockstar San Diego. "The technology and theme combined to give us the opportunity to create truly unique environments, colorful characters, and a storyline that captures an authentic Western feel unlike any other console game available."
A blazing arcade-style third person game fueled by precision gunplay, Red Dead Revolver is a classic tale of vengeance on the untamed frontier. The addictively fun, innovative combat scheme rewards accurate and ruthless elimination of backwater lowlifes. Ride down outlaws on horseback, fight bloody duels aboard trains, command stagecoaches and more in your quest for justice. Punctuated with dark humor and filled with the elements that make the Wild West so compelling, Red Dead Revolver's story is told through full motion cutscenes and breathtaking in-game visuals.
Additional information about Red Dead Revolver is available at: http://www.rockstargames.com/reddeadrevolver.
About Take-Two Interactive Software
Headquartered in New York City, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. is an integrated global developer, marketer, distributor, and publisher of interactive entertainment software games and accessories for the PC, PlayStation(R) game console, PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment system, Xbox, Nintendo GameCube(TM) and Game Boy(R) Advance. The Company publishes and develops products through its wholly owned subsidiary labels: Rockstar Games, Gathering, Global Star and Joytech. The Company maintains sales and marketing offices in Cincinnati, New York, Toronto, London, Paris, Munich, Madrid, Vienna, Milan, Sydney, Breda (Netherlands) and Auckland. Take-Two's common stock is publicly traded on NASDAQ under the symbol TTWO. For more corporate and product information please visit our website at www.take2games.com.
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