Grand Theft Auto V Makes $1 Billion in 3 Days
Grand Theft Auto V topped $1 billion USD in sales within three days of the game releasing. This set a new record for the entertainment industry. The game had earned $800 million USD in its first 24 hours after release.
"Grand Theft Auto is a cultural phenomenon and Rockstar Games continues to redefine what can be achieved in interactive entertainment," said Strauss Zelnick, Chairman and CEO of publisher Take-Two Interactive Software. "We are incredibly proud of the extraordinary critical and commercial response to Grand Theft Auto V."