One of the founders of a development company that has become an industry leader will retire after more than 21 years
Even if the name Rockstar Doesn't mean much to you - the games Grand theft auto and-Red Dead Redemption you know without a shadow of a doubt (even if you're not a devout gaming enthusiast), and now we find out that one of the key characters behind their work is finishing their role soon.
Dan Houser, along with his brother Sam Hauser, began their gambling field in the mid-XNUMXs at a company called BMG Interactive - where they signed a modest racing game called Race'n'Chase developed by a Scottish studio called DMA Design. The same game will eventually becomeGrand theft auto And began a particularly rich history of the Hauser brothers.
BMG Interactive was acquired by Take-Two, the Hauser brothers became the homeowners, acquired DMA Design and created the name Rockstar Games - When DMA became a studio Rockstar North produced some of the most successful video games ever, starting with Grand Theft Auto 3 and all its successors and successors. Dan Hauser held the position of Vice President for yearsRockstar, In which he served as lead writer for hits like Grand theft auto 5, Grand theft auto 4 andRed Dead Redemption 2 - as well as executive producer for some of these big titles.
The Hauser brothers tended to stay out of the spotlight, despite their tremendous achievements in the gaming market - and the same happened with Dan's departure announcement, which was viewed as part of an update from Rockstar Games for the US Government Securities and Exchange Commission, with no bombastic public announcements for the gamers. Dan Hauser will officially resign on March 11, 2020, after a long vacation that began last year with the end of the main work chapter for Red Dead Redemption 2 - While his brother Sam Hauser will continue in his role as president of the company and lead producer for many of her works, unchanged.
How to Look and Feel Future Games Rockstar Without the presence and transport of such a significant key figure? This is certainly an interesting question, although there is a good chance that it will be several years before we get the long-awaited launch (Grand Theft Auto 6?) To give us the answers.