Is it any surprise that Grand Theft Auto V has become the Fastest entertainment property to hit $1billion worth of sales, by reaching that target in just 3 days? Well Rockstar’s monster game has gone and done just that, Take Two have announced.
To put that in perspective, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 took 15 days to reach sales totaling $1billion, five times what it has taken Grand Theft Auto V to achieve. Therefore Take Two firmly believe that the game is the fastest entertainment property to reach $1billion.
“Grand Theft Auto is a cultural phenomenon and Rockstar Games continues to redefine what can be achieved in interactive entertainment, We are incredibly proud of the extraordinary critical and commercial response to Grand Theft Auto V,” stated Strauss Zelnick, chairman and CEO of Take-Two.
Within the first 24 hours alone, Rockstar stated that the game had already made over $800m worth of revenue.