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Monday, 27 June 2016

Grand Theft Auto grapples with brutal economics

Armed and dangerous

The latest instalment of the gangland video game could bag $1 bln in sales. That would relieve investors in developer Take-Two. Cranking out apps is cheap, but console game makers have development times and budgets to match Hollywood. With costs still rising, high scores matter.

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