Take Two Announces GTA Two Pack [9/03/03]

Rumors and hints have been floating around Take Two/Rockstar and their Grand Theft Auto series, largely involving porting GTA3 and Vice City ot the Xbox. Now that the proverbial cat is out of the bag, we have a better idea of what Take Two has been planning. As stated in the following Press Release from Take Two, the two pack will be available for the PS2 In October, while the Xbox version will be available in November. It is doubtful that the PS2 version will see much in the way of improvements, but the Xbox version is rumored to see graphical enhancements (most likely from the PC version).

Rockstar Announces Grand Theft Auto Double Pack - September 3, 2003 Rockstar Games' Grand Theft Auto 3 and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Double Pack To Ship This Fall On Xbox and PlayStation-2

Rockstar Games, the world-renowned publishing division of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO), announced today that it plans to ship the award-winning Grand Theft Auto 3 and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City as a "double pack" for both the PlayStation-2 computer entertainment system and the Xbox- video game system from Microsoft. The Grand Theft Auto "double pack" is set to hit shelves in North America on October 22, 2003 for PlayStation-2 and on November 4, 2003 for Xbox.

Developed by Rockstar North, the Grand Theft Auto franchise has long been applauded and praised for its expansive and open-ended gameplay, cinematic scripts, and epic soundtracks. Since its introduction in 1997, the franchise has received countless awards of excellence and universal critical acclaim. With sales of more than 25 million units worldwide, Grand Theft Auto is one of the most recognized franchises in the history of the videogame marketplace.

Additional information about Grand Theft Auto 3 and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is available at: www.rockstargames.com/grandtheftauto.

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- game console, PlayStation-2 computer entertainment system, Xbox, Nintendo GameCubeĽ and Nintendo Game Boy Advance. The Company publishes and develops products through its wholly owned subsidiary labels: Rockstar Games, Gotham Games, Gathering, Joytech and Global Star. The Company maintains sales and marketing offices in Cincinnati, New York, Toronto, London, Paris, Munich, Vienna, Copenhagen, Milan, Sydney, Amsterdam 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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