As uncovered in organization house archives recently, Ruffian has been renamed Rockstar Dundee and Rockstar parent Take-Two has taken a greater part stake in the organization.
“We are excited to have Ruffian join the Rockstar Games family,” said Rockstar originator Sam Houser in a readied proclamation. “The Ruffian group are a capable expansion to Rockstar’s worldwide studios, and we anticipate cooperating on future activities.”
Billy Thompson, fellow benefactor of Ruffian and one of the first GTA architects, included: “We are unfathomably eager to join the Rockstar group. In addition to the fact that we have the chance to deal with probably the best diversion properties on the planet, however Rockstar’s interest in our studio is an extraordinary sign for the proceeded with extension of game improvement here in Scotland.”
Established in 2008, Ruffian collaborated with Microsoft to take a shot at the Crackdown arrangement, and with 343 Industries on Halo: Reach from the Halo Master Chief Collection.
The studio’s group of around 40 individuals have experience taking a shot at early Rockstar titles from the Grand Theft Auto and Manhunt arrangement.
Rascal reported a year ago that it was taking a shot at numerous games close by Grand Theft Auto designer Rockstar.
New position postings promoted by the studio requested people with “summed up involvement with multiplayer activity games produced for PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and future stages.”
An ongoing Kotaku report asserted work on the unannounced next GTA title was “still right off the bat being developed” and that it could be “tolerably measured” upon discharge, somewhat to lessen representative pressure and smash, before being routinely extended after some time.