Rockstar Games is one of the most notorious and acclaimed companies in entertainment. Creating some of the most ground-breaking IPs in entertainment the company has an acclaimed reputation. Today, one of the studio’s co-founders left. Dan Houser officially left Rockstar Games.

The announcement was made by parent company Take-Two Interactive on Tuesday afternoon:

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.ed

Dan Houser, along with his brother Sam Houser, founded Rockstar Games back in 1998 as part of Take-Two Interactive. Dan served as the lead writer for Grand Theft Auto V and Red Dead Redemption 2, along with producing Bully and Max Payne 3.