Rockstar Games Announces Agent Exclusively for PLAYSTATION3 System

Tue Jun 2, 2009 3:30pm EDT

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NEW YORK--(Business Wire)--
Rockstar Games, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
(NASDAQ: TTWO), is proud to announce Agent. Developed by the people behind Grand
Theft Auto, Rockstar North, Agent will be available exclusively for the
PLAYSTATION3 computer entertainment system. 

"We have always enjoyed making action games, and with Agent we are making what
we believe will be the ultimate action game," said Sam Houser, Founder of
Rockstar Games. "Agent is a game we have wanted to make for a long time. The
team in Edinburgh is doing an amazing job combining intense action, atmosphere
and story in a great period setting to create something that feels quite unique.
We cannot wait for people to experience this game." 

Agent takes players on a paranoid journey into the world of
counter-intelligence, espionage and political assassinations during the height
of the Cold War at the end of the 1970s. 

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About Take-Two Interactive Software

Headquartered in New York City, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. is a global
developer, marketer, distributor and publisher of interactive entertainment
software games for the PC, PLAYSTATION3 and PlayStation2 computer entertainment
systems, PSP (PlayStationPortable) system, Xbox 360 video game and entertainment
system from Microsoft, Wii and Nintendo DS. The Company publishes and develops
products through its wholly owned labels Rockstar Games, 2K Games, 2K Sports and
2K Play; and distributes software, hardware and accessories in North America
through its Jack of All Games subsidiary. Take-Two's common stock is publicly
traded on NASDAQ under the symbol TTWO. For more corporate and product
information please visit our website at 

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Rockstar Games
Darlan Monterisi, 212-334-6633
Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
Meg Maise, 646-536-2932

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