• Red Dead Redemption, GTA 5 Veteran Joins Microsoft's New Studio

    1 month ago - By GameSpot

    Microsoft's newest internal game studio, The Initiative, continues to add big-names. The company has hired Rockstar Games veteran Tom Shepherd, who was the technical director for Red Dead Redemption 1 , Max Payne 3 , and Grand Theft Auto V. He also worked on Midnight Club 3 and Midnight Club Remix during his 11 years at Rockstar San Diego. WindowsCentral first reported Shepherd's move to The Initiative. It's not immediately clear what role Shepherd will have at The Initiative. The Initiative's careers page shows an opening for Technical Director, which might be the position that Shepherd...
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  • Opinion: What We Want in Red Dead Online

    1 month ago - By IGN

    While Red Dead Redemption 2's single player is less than two weeks from release, we here at IGN are also super excited for its multiplayer component, Red Dead Online. We don't know all that much about what the RDO experience will actually entail, but based on our time with Grand Theft Auto Online and what we know about the world of Red Dead 2 , we've got some ideas - and a few pie-in-the-sky dreams, of course - about what we'd like to see in Red Dead Online.
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  • 20 Westerns To Watch In Anticipation Of Red Dead Redemption II

    20 Westerns To Watch In Anticipation Of Red Dead Redemption II

    1 month ago - By GameInformer

    In a matter of days, millions of us will saddle up with the Van der Linde gang and try to outrun the law, the steady progress of civilization, the dangers of the wild, and fate itself. Our anticipation for Red Dead Redemption II led many of the staff to replay the original game to refamiliarize ourselves with Rockstar's open world take on the Western. We've also been spending a lot of time watching Western films and TV series to get us in the mood for Arthur Morgan's suicide mission to preserve the bonds of the gang and keep the only life he's ever known from falling apart. We've compiled...
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  • Red Dead Redemption 2 ‘100-Hour Weeks' of Work Comment Clarified

    1 month ago - By Game Rant

    Rockstar co-founder Dan Houser elaborates on his recent comments, which characterized the development of Red Dead Redemption 2 as requiring 100-hour work weeks.
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  • Microsoft's Secretive Game Team Hires Rockstar Game Dev

    1 month ago - By Game Rant

    Microsoft's secretive game development studio, The Initiative, hires former Rockstar Games and Red Dead Redemption developer Tom Shepherd to the team.
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  • Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare A Love/Hate Relationship

    1 month ago - By N4G

    Eight years later, Undead Nightmare is still an odd little footnote to Red Dead Redemption's success.
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