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08.13.2013

GAMESPOT RECEIVES EXCLUSIVE NORTH AMERICAN ACCESS TO GRAND THEFT AUTO ONLINE REVEAL SET FOR THURSDAY, AUGUST 15

           SAN FRANCISCO, August 13, 2013 – GameSpot, the #1 gaming information destination and part of CBS Interactive, has secured exclusive, behind-the-scenes access to Rockstar North, the development studio behind the Grand Theft Auto series for an in-depth look at Grand Theft Auto Online. The exclusive GameSpot coverage will go live on August 15 on www.gamespot.com.

GameSpot is the only North American media outlet to have secured such unprecedented access. GameSpot’s Shaun McInnis visited the Rockstar North studio in Edinburgh, Scotland to see Grand Theft Auto Online in action and conduct a rare interview with the game’s industry-renowned lead producer and president of Rockstar North, Leslie Benzies, one of the most sought-after minds in the game industry, who has worked on the illustrious Grand Theft Auto series since 2001.

“We are committed to bringing our readers the most in-depth and incisive reporting about the gaming industry,” said Justin Calvert, executive editor, GameSpot. “Grand Theft Auto V is arguably the most anticipated title of the year, and our package will offer a wealth of previously unavailable GTA Online insight that no game fan will want to miss.”

Check back to www.gamespot.com for updated reveal times and more information on Grand Theft Auto V.

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