04/10/2013

Inside Rockstar North

Anyone who has followed Rockstar for any length of time will know what a secretive company they are when it comes to their development process and studios. Develop were lucky enough to get a real insight into Grand Theft Auto developers Rockstar North, who better to talk them through it but the studio president Leslie Benzies.
The push and drive comes from wanting to not only honour our previous titles, but to better what has gone before. That’s just how Rockstar makes games.
- Andy Semple, studio director of Rockstar North





The article is a really interesting read and a real insight into how Rockstar works and their ethos. Leslie also talks about the future of the GTA franchise, saying although GTA V & Online are the focus right now there are already ideas for GTA 6 and beyond including 45 years worth of ideas!

The article also includes some very rare shots from inside Rockstar's Edinburgh base. It can be found here;

Part One: The Vision
Part Two: The Studio
Part Three: The Tech