Dan Houser, co-founder of Rockstar Games, set to leave company next month

Dan Houser, co-founder of Rockstar Games, is leaving the company on March 11, Take-Two Interactive has announced. 

The company, via Polygon, distributed the following message regarding Houser’s departure from Rockstar Games:

After an extended break beginning in the spring of 2019, Dan Houser, Vice President, Creative at Rockstar Games, will be leaving the company. Dan Houser’s last day will be March 11, 2020. We are extremely grateful for his contributions. Rockstar Games has built some of the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful game worlds, a global community of passionate fans and an incredibly talented team, which remains focused on current and future projects.

Via Polygon

According to IGN, “Houser already took an ‘extended break’ that began in the spring of 2019 after the launch of Red Dead Redemption 2 in November 2018.”