Inside Rockstar North – Part 1: The Vision
Studio president Leslie Benzies looks back on GTA and how the team shaped a blockbuster IP
Leslie Benzies had always dreamt of being a rockstar.
But a talent in coding led him not to headline Glastonbury, but to secure a job on a bigger, global stage. He started as a coder at DMA Design, then the man running the GTA III team, and now, fittingly, a Rockstar – president of its prized North studio in Edinburgh.