In a recent tweet, Dan Houser, one of the lead writers of the Red Dead Redemption franchise, announced that he is leaving Rockstar Games after 16 years. Houser is known for his work on some of Rockstar’s most popular games, including Grand Theft Auto IV, Red Dead Redemption, and Grand Theft Auto V. He is also credited with creating the Red Dead Redemption universe.
In his tweet, Houser said that he is “leaving Rockstar Games after 16 years to pursue new opportunities.” He thanked the company for “the best years of [his] life” and said that he is “proud of what [they] have achieved together.”
Houser’s departure is a major loss for Rockstar Games. He was one of the most important figures in the company and his work has had a profound impact on the gaming industry. It is unclear what Houser’s next move will be, but it is sure to be something big.
Here are some of the reactions to Houser’s departure:
- “This is a huge loss for Rockstar Games. Dan Houser is a brilliant writer and his work has helped to make some of the most iconic games of all time.” – IGN
- “I’m really sad to see Dan Houser go. He’s one of the best writers in the games industry and his work on Red Dead Redemption is some of the best writing I’ve ever seen in a video game.” – PC Gamer
- “This is a big blow to Rockstar Games. Dan Houser is a creative force and his departure will be felt in their games.” – Kotaku
It remains to be seen how Houser’s departure will affect Rockstar Games. However, it is clear that he will be missed by fans and colleagues alike.