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Submitted by BehindGames 823d ago | article

Top 10 most expensive video games to develop

Here s a top 10 list for most expensive video game to develop, Some games are old but really costly (Gran Turismo 5, Grand Theft Auto IV, Grand Theft Auto V, Halo 3, L.A. Noire, PC, PS3, Xbox 360)

Jovanian  +   823d ago
most of those budgets go straight into marketing
minimur12  +   823d ago
I have a feeling that The Last Of Us might be on the list soon, they've done so much with marketing and stuff
minimur12  +   822d ago
oh, and on a game lock in event I got 2 free (a3)posters for pre ordering the game, imagine how much that cost?
DCfan  +   823d ago
GTAIV was alright, bored me within the first 40 mins
USMC_POLICE  +   823d ago
I agree. It lost the fun factor of the previous ones. All GTA games I spent days exploring the maps GTA 4 not so much.
Rusty515  +   823d ago
The online is what made gta4 so fun.
Bathyj  +   823d ago
Worst game in the series as far as fun goes.

And yes, I'm including GTAI&II
KingPin  +   823d ago
nothing can touch GTA1. it will forever be the game changer and original.

i remember playing that on pentium 2 with 4MB onboard video card. lol
3-4-5  +   822d ago
I tried to go back and play the old ones recently and they are almost unplayable compared to GTA 4.

I'm not crazy about the story, but for just messing around GTA4 is by far the best.
josephayal  +   823d ago
Killzone 2 is the most expensive game ever and the best looking Fps
GamersRulz  +   823d ago
I didn't know that Halo 4 released on PS3. Lol
guitarded77  +   823d ago
I didn't know dollar signs go at the right end of a value.
KingPin  +   823d ago
i think you might have misread the article.

"The game released on PS3, Xbox360 in 2010 and cost: 100,000,000$"
is referring to red dead redemption

whats referring to halo4 is
"The game released on Xbox360 in 2012 and cost: 100,000,000$"
caseh  +   823d ago
Goes to show how insane the budget was on Shenmue when you consider how long ago it was released. GT5 was the first game to top it, 11 years later.
SirBradders  +   822d ago
Shenmue in my eyes was way ahead of its time the thought process behind it was immense.
bocajbee  +   823d ago
"Halo 4 is a first-person shooter video game developed by 343 Industries and published by Microsoft Studios for the Xbox 360 video game console. The game was released in most territories worldwide on November 6, 2012.

The game released on PS3 in 2012 and cost: 100,000,000$"

Wat.
Picnic  +   822d ago
They spent 50 MILLION dollars on La Noire? What a risk considering that here's me having never tried it out because I'd rather play some indie point and click for a tenth of the price instead.

And 60 million dollars on MSGS4 and all they could find was a grey pen to colour it in.

137 million on GTA5?? Hey let's not do anything stupid like spending 137 million on a sequel to a game that some people didn't even like that much.
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