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Document and Entity Information - shares
6 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2017
Oct. 31, 2017
Document and Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name TAKE TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE INC  
Entity Central Index Key 0000946581  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2017  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --03-31  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   114,053,077
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2