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Grant Theft Auto 5 surpasses $1 billion in first 3 days

5:34 PM, Sep 20, 2013   |    comments
'Grand Theft Auto V' from Rockstar.
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NEW YORK, NY - Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. today announced that Grand Theft Auto V, the critically acclaimed latest release from the iconic interactive entertainment series, has achieved worldwide retail sales of more than $1 billion during its first three days on sale, according to Company estimates. 

Take-Two said they believe that this marks the fastest that any entertainment property, including video games and feature films, has reached this significant milestone.

"Grand Theft Auto is a cultural phenomenon and Rockstar Games continues to redefine what can be achieved in interactive entertainment," said Strauss Zelnick, Chairman and CEO of Take-Two. "We are incredibly proud of the extraordinary critical and commercial response to Grand Theft Auto V."

Developed by series creator Rockstar North, Grand Theft Auto V is currently available for the PlayStation3 computer entertainment system and the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. 

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