It's unsurprising, then, that GTA V was also the largest contributor to the publisher's bookings in both Q4 and the fiscal year as a whole, helping Take-Two's catalogue titles reached an impressive $880.7m last financial year, which is nearly 50 per cent of the company's total bookings for the entire year. The game has been a major source of income since its release over three years ago. Take-Two Interactive Software Inc., up $3.79 to $72.83 The publisher of "Grand Theft Auto" and other video games reported profit and sales. It was announced during in the release the game had shipped 75 million units.
For comparison, Civilisation 6 has almost sold 2 million, Mafia 3 hit 5 million and National Basketball Association 2K17 has become the company's highest selling sports game with 8 million.
The title continues to attract and delight new audiences, especially as the installed base of PlayStation 4 and Xbox One expands further. It contributed most to recurrent player spending and pushed up catalog title revenue to over 50% of the company's bookings.
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"As announced yesterday, Rockstar Games has made a decision to move the release of Red Dead Redemption 2 to Spring 2018".
Digitally-delivered net revenue grew 43% to $278.7 million.
Net revenue increased by 26 percent to $1.78 billion thanks to the performances of key titles including Grand Theft Auto V, Mafia III, and Sid Meier's Civilization VI.
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It's so close, it's bad , it's frightful . "We can't take out of our minds and our hearts the victims and their families". It is awful what happened there but it is up to other people to decide that". "But it's for other people to decide that".
The publisher ended with a nice net revenue of $1.78 billion, which was up a promising 26% from previous year.
It's also the same number of units sold as Mafia 3 since its October 7 launch.
While some might speculate that digital units are the main sales drivers for this massive monetary accomplishment, Zelnick actually revealed that physical copies are primarily what have assisted Grand Theft Auto 5 in maintaining its status as one of the highest-selling games of all time.
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