Grand Theft Auto V Has Shipped Over 160 Million Units; Red Dead Redemption 2 at Nearly 43 Million

Take-Two Interactive Software announced new sales numbers for Grand Theft Auto V and Red Dead Redemption 2 during its conference call.

Grand Theft Auto V

Today Take-Two Interactive Software announced new sales numbers for Grand Theft Auto V and Red Dead Redemption 2 during its quarterly financial conference call.

We learn that Red Dead Redemption 2 has shipped 43 million units worldwide. Grand Theft Auto V passed 160 million shipments.

Historically, the Grand Theft Auto series has shipped over 370 million units cumulatively. The Red Dead Redemption franchise has shopped over 65 million units cumulatively. Those are certainly crazy numbers for both franchises.

Of course, Take-Two chief executive officer Strauss Zelnick also boasted about engagement that remains strong for the online spin-offs of both games.

Recently, we learned that Grand Theft Auto V is coming to PS5 and Xbox Series X|S on March 15 with a slew of new features. The game is currently available for PS3, Xbox 360, PS4, Xbox One, and PC.

The next chapter of the beloved franchise has also been confirmed in development at Rockstar.

Red Dead Redemption 2 is currently available for Xbox One, PS4, and PC. If you’d like to know why it’s is so well-loved by the fans, you can check out our review.

If you’re interested in Take-Two Interactive Software’s financial performance, you can read our dedicated article from earlier today.

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Proud weeb hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long-standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality), MMORPGs, and visual novels are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans on Earth of the flight simulator genre.