There’s excellent news if you happen to felt thrown by the $50 price ticket for 13-year-old Red Dead Redemption‘s Nintendo Switch and PS4 release: Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick says the fee is correct. Severely, IGN reports that Zelnick had his causes, which he clearly laid out after the corporate’s Q2 earnings report, “That is simply what we imagine is the commercially correct value for it.” Happy now?
Factors of frustration round Crimson Lifeless Redemption‘s sticker value are in depth, together with the shortage of a multiplayer choice and an entire lack of a top quality replace since its 2010 launch (no 4K visuals in sight). There’s additionally the small matter that the sport is already available on Xbox Series X in 4K for $40.
Take-Two is leaning on the inclusion of Undead Nightmare, a Crimson Lifeless Redemption enlargement, within the port as a rationale for the upper value. Zelnick referred to as Undead Nightmare “a fantastic standalone recreation in its personal proper when it was initially launched, so we really feel prefer it’s a fantastic bundle for the primary time, and positively a fantastic worth for shoppers.”
If the phrases of a CEO have satisfied you to pay $50 for Crimson Lifeless Redemption, you should buy the digital model for the Nintendo Change or PS4 beginning August seventeenth, with a bodily launch to observe on October thirteenth.