The most loved and the most profitable entertainment product in the world, GTA 5 slowly makes its way towards 100 million in terms of sales. GTA 5 sales have reached 95 million mark.
Take-Two recently announced in its financial report that GTA 5 sales have reached 95 million, as of March 31st, 2018. The only other game to reach 100M, by omitting Tetris and its low-cost versions on all platforms, is Minecraft, selling over 144 million units.
In the list of the most controversial games in history, GTA 5 perhaps stands at the top. The depiction of torture, misogynistic views of women, gang violence, and other similar aspects of the game have been the topic of criticism, and such controversies have also been present in its previous parts as well. Even with all the controversial treatment, GTA 5 has managed to become the most profitable entertainment product of all time.
The continuous success has got everyone thinking, can Rockstar generate equivalent or the same amount of success in its future games?
Many like to think that GTA 5 is the biggest hit that Rockstar will ever see. perhaps, but if Rockstar keeps its game style intact while evolving with the gaming industry. They just might see another big success in Red Dead Redemption 2. Red Dead Redemption 2 is expected to be one of the biggest games of the year. If all goes right, it might see a similar success or at least somewhere near GTA 5.
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