GTA 5 online heists, Holiday Season DLC rumored coming December 23rd

GTA 5 online heists, Holiday Season DLC rumored coming December 23rd

While Rockstar’s GTA 5 may have recently been accused of being a violent, misogynistic video game and the target of an Australian retailer ban, the game undoubtedly still has a hold on avid gamers around the world. It’s longevity is due in part to its multiplayer component, GTA Online. However, one feature that Rockstar has promised to implement in GTA 5, but still has not done so, is online heists. Since the […]

GTA 5: Take-Two president on Australia ban – “Don’t like it? Don’t buy it”

GTA 5: Take-Two president on Australia ban – “Don’t like it? Don’t buy it”

In response to the recent situation regarding GTA 5 and its ban in two Australian retailers, Karl Slatoff – president of Take-Two Interactive, the parent company of GTA 5 developer Rockstar Games – voiced his personal thoughts on the debacle. At the BMO Capital Markets Technology and Digital Media Conference held today, December 9th, Slatoff stated that Target and K-Mart Australia’s decision to ban GTA 5 from their stores ultimately won’t impact Take-Two’s financial performance […]

GTA 5: The Futile, Misguided Intentions of Removing It From Stores

GTA 5: The Futile, Misguided Intentions of Removing It From Stores

The following article is in response to a recent piece posted on DailyLife.com.au titled “Why I petitioned to have Grand Theft Auto V removed from Target,” and is in no way representative of the staff of GamerHeadlines.com. It is merely an attempt at rationalizing, understanding, and critiquing various reasons regarding the recent petitioning of the removal of GTA 5 from Target Australia’s (and other stores’) shelves. Furthermore, it is not an […]

GTA 5: Gamers start petition to get it back in Target Australia stores

GTA 5: Gamers start petition to get it back in Target Australia stores

Earlier today, Gamer Headlines reported on the news that the Australian branch of retail chain, Target, announced that Rockstar’s immensely popular GTA 5 would be removed from its inventory in response to customer feedback regarding its depiction of violence against women. According to an official press release made by Target’s general manager of corporate affairs, the decision was made following “extensive community and customer concern about the game.” Target Australia’s decision is […]

Target Australia Removes GTA 5 from Shelves

Target Australia Removes GTA 5 from Shelves

The Australian branch of Target has announced that it’ll be removing GTA 5 due to feedback regarding the game’s depiction of violence against women.

Games Workshop, Eidos co-founder says gamers are living in “the second golden age of games”

Games Workshop, Eidos co-founder says gamers are living in “the second golden age of games”

As a preface, BFI’s Video Games Day is happening today in London at BFI Southbank.  In short, the event will see over 130 delegates representing various UK video game companies learn more about the benefits of the new video game tax relief and how their respective companies can access it. Panel sessions and presentations from a range of experts and funders will be occurring covering matters such as finance, diversity, culture and representation, and […]

GTA 5: Take-Two CEO on its sex and violence – “Gritty, beautiful art”

GTA 5: Take-Two CEO on its sex and violence – “Gritty, beautiful art”

Much to the pleasure of gamers around the world (except for those who play exclusively on PC), the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One version of Rockstar Games’ open-world criminal magnum opus, Grand Theft Auto V, was released today, November 18th. GTA 5 originally released for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 during September 2013. With the aforementioned release of the current-generation iteration of GTA 5 today, it seems that Rockstar’s GTA 5 is, once again, […]

Rockstar are looking into issues where players can’t transfer their GTA Online characters

Rockstar are looking into issues where players can’t transfer their GTA Online characters

Rockstar are “urgently looking into issues” where players can’t transfer their GTA Online characters Earlier today on Rockstars support page they said that they are currently investigating issues where players are unable to transfer their GTA Online characters from the last gen versions of GTA 5 to the just released PS4 and Xbox One versions.  “I haven’t played GTA Online since 2013. When I try to transfer to PS4 or […]

GTA Online: Rockstar confirms heists coming to all platforms “soon”

GTA Online: Rockstar confirms heists coming to all platforms “soon”

Have you been itching to pull of some daring heists with your friends in GTA Online lately? Fortunately, in a recent interview with Grand Theft Auto V developer, Rockstar Games, the prominent game company has confirmed that the long-awaited, fan-requested heists for the multiplayer component of the game, GTA Online, are coming “soon.” However, quite unfortunately, a specific release window of when GTA Online will be receiving online heists was not disclosed. Read […]

GTA 5: PC version to use new form of DRM in addition to Steam (Updated)

GTA 5: PC version to use new form of DRM in addition to Steam (Updated)

Update: Denuvo has reached out to GamerHeadlines, stating that they have nothing to do with the DRM in the PC version of Grand Theft Auto V. What Rockstar project they are working on (as seen in their partners list) remains to be seen. The original story is below: According to a post on GTAForums.com, the upcoming PC version of GTA 5 will implement another form of DRM in addition to Steam. The additional […]