Even before the show's screening it was courting the ire of the game's makers - with Rockstar threatening the BBC with a writ, banning it from using footage of its games.
After the showing, Rockstar's official Twitter account sent the BBC the following message: "Was Basil Brush busy? What exactly is this random, made up bollocks?".
Others on Twitter have since come out to lampoon the show's Hollywoodisation of game development, factual distortions, and other liberties. Here are just 10 things The Gamechangers got utterly wrong.