Profile: Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (TTWO.OQ)
19 Dec 2014
Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., incorporated on September 30, 1993, is a developer, publisher and marketer of interactive entertainment for consumers worldwide. The Company develops and publishes products through its two wholly owned labels Rockstar Games and 2K. It’s products are designed for console gaming systems such as Sony's PlayStation 3 (PS3), Microsoft's Xbox 360 (Xbox 360) and Nintendo's Wii (Wii) and Wii U (Wii U); handheld gaming systems such as Nintendo's DS (DS) and Sony's PlayStation Portable (PSP); and personal computers including Smartphone’s and tablets. It delivers its products through physical retail, digital download, online platforms and cloud streaming services. Rockstar Games is the developer and publisher of the brand, Grand Theft Auto, as well as other franchises, including L.A. Noire, Max Payne, Midnight Club and Red Dead.
The Company’s 2K label has published a variety of entertainment properties across all key platforms and across a range of genres including shooter, action, role-playing, strategy, sports and family/casual entertainment. 2K Games' internally owned and developed franchises include BioShock, Mafia, and Sid Meier's Civilization series. 2K Sports publishes realistic sports simulation titles, including its NBA 2K series, the League Baseball 2K series, and its Top Spin tennis series. It develops its 2K Sports software titles through its internal development studios. 2K Sports has secured long-term licensing agreements with the National Basketball Association (NBA).
2K also develops and publishes titles for the casual and family-friendly games market. Internally developed titles include Carnival Games and Let's Cheer!. 2K also has an agreement with Nickelodeon to publish video games based on its top rated Nick Jr. titles such as Dora the Explorer, Go, Diego, Go!, Ni Hao, Kai-lan and The Backyardigans.
The Company competes with Activision Blizzard, Electronic Arts, THQ, Capcom, Konami, Namco-Bandai, SEGA, Square Enix, Ubisoft, Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo.
Take-Two Interactive Software Inc
NEW YORK NY 10012
Company Web Links
- Take-Two raises 2015 forecast, revenue surpasses estimates
- UPDATE 2-Take-Two raises 2015 forecast, revenue surpasses estimates
- Take-Two's second-quarter revenue beats Wall Street view
- Take-Two's first-quarter beats Wall Street view, 'Evolve' delayed
- UPDATE 2-Take-Two's first-quarter beats Wall Street view, 'Evolve' delayed