23/09/2020

Rockstar co-founder Dan Houser is set to leave. The announcement was made by parent company Take-Two Interactive; March 11 will be the last day for the Grand Theft Auto lead writer.

Rockstar Games co-founder Dan Houser is set to depart the company next month. The announcement was made by parent company Take-Two Interactive on Tuesday afternoon:
After an extended break beginning in the spring of 2019, Dan Houser, Vice President, Creative at Rockstar Games, will be leaving the company. Dan Housers last day will be March 11, 2020. We are extremely grateful for his contributions. Rockstar Games has built some of the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful game worlds, a global community of passionate fans and an incredibly talented team, which remains focused on current and future projects.
Along with his brother Sam Houser, Dan Houser founded Rockstar Games in 1998, as part of Take-Two Interactive. He was instrumental in the creation, writing, and promotion of the Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead Redemption series of games. He was also producer and writer on Bully and Max Payne 3.
Take-Twos announcement comes two days prior to an earnings report expected later this week. Weve reached out to Rockstar for comment, and will update this article with any information we receive.
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