Rockstar has announced the first scheduled Official Social Club Multiplayer Events of 2012 with the January to February calendar of Red Dead Redemption and Grand Theft Auto IV sessions across PSN, XBL and PC. Mark your calendars to join them for live streaming online multiplayer action plus live chat with Rockstar and other Social Club members at the Events page, along with prize pack giveaways, special guest players, and much more!
Look for another calendar with dates for March and beyond after Rockstar announces the release date for Max Payne 3...
CALENDAR OF MULTIPLAYER EVENTS
RED DEAD REDEMPTION EVENTS HERE
- Thursday, January 26 (5-8PM Eastern)
Grand Theft Auto IV: Complete Edition
For Xbox 360 on XBL
Since the most recent GTA console event was held on PSN, the Xbox LIVE crowd gets there proper due with some Cops n' Crooks, GTA Race, Witness Protection and just about every other multiplayer mode from the original Grand Theft Auto IV as well as the Episodes, The Lost and Damned and The Ballad of Gay Tony.
- Friday, February 24 (4-7PM Eastern)
Grand Theft Auto IV & Episodes from Liberty City
For PC on Games for Windows LIVE
Yup, 32-player mayhem crashing things up in Race, going wild in Free Mode, and some classic Deathmatch - will be just part of this one.
These official multiplayer events are your chance to:
HOW TO PLAY WITH ROCKSTAR
- Play online multiplayer with Rockstar Games, including folks from some of the development teams who helped create the games themselves
- Enter Social Club member-exclusive event sweepstakes at the multiplayer events page during the event, including prize giveaways you won't see anywhere else like custom controllers, consoles and more
- Watch the live video stream broadcast of the online play at the official multiplayer events page
- Join the live event chat to discuss the stream and challenge other players as the action unfolds
- Gain Triple XP in Red Dead Redemption
Look for Gamertags, IDs and details on how to find Rockstar in each event to be posted a day or two before each of the dates listed. Keep in mind that the easiest way to get in on a game with them during these playsessions is to send a friend request the night before and then request in the chat to be invited.
Going to be a fun year up until the end [of the world]! Join us at the GTA V forums