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11:40 AM on 04.30.2010

APB up for parole, gets out in June

Realtime Worlds' crime-friendly MMO APB has finally been given a release date by way of publisher Electronic Arts. North American fans of gang warfare will be able to don hockey masks and shoot dirtbags on June 29, while Euro...

Jim Sterling

10:00 AM on 03.26.2010

Here are some new APB screenshots for you

Real Time Worlds' All Points Bulletin feels like it's been around since the dawn of time, but it's finally starting to come together for the crime-friendly MMO. Things look pretty promising for the game, and it's clear that R...

Jim Sterling

6:30 PM on 01.11.2010

Realtime Worlds has a new IP penciled in for 2011

While Realtime Worlds is off continuing work on APB, it seems other projects are in the pipeline as well. Nothing too strange for the industry, sure, but thanks to lead artist Tahir Rashid's LinkedIn, we know specifically tha...

Jordan Devore





11:30 PM on 10.01.2009

APB still exists, beta going live next week

Wouldn't you know it -- Realtime Worlds was telling the truth when they said the APB beta would be starting up in a matter of weeks, not months. As it so happens, I was also being honest when I said we were dying to see if th...

Jordan Devore

8:00 PM on 09.19.2009

APB trailer shoots, drives and dances

How's some non-subscription MMO action sound to you? How about if that MMO looks a lot like Grand Theft Auto, but more MMO-y. Well, then the video above is for you as it shows off Real Time Worlds' upcoming, subscription free...

Matthew Razak

7:40 PM on 08.17.2009

Realtime Worlds confirms APB will have no subscription fees

Over on the website for Realtime World's cops 'n robbers MMO, APB, the FAQ area has some information on what players of the game won't be paying: subscription fees. I think it's great that they're making the game available wi...

Conrad Zimmerman

4:15 PM on 07.23.2009

Official word is that APB will hit for the PC in Q1 2010

Earlier this morning, MCV reported that MMO All Points Bulletin was slated to hit store shelves in March. Interestingly, the report stated the game was to be distributed through EA Partners for both the PC and the Xbox 360. T...

Brad Nicholson

8:20 AM on 07.16.2009

Crackdown developer hates used games too

Many of you loved Crackdown. I loved Crackdown, too. Maybe we should form a club. If we do form a club, Gamestop isn't allowed to join. Yep, once again a developer did not sell as many games as expected, and those evil, evil ...

Jim Sterling

9:20 AM on 06.23.2009

APB and Crackdown developer working on another MMO

Realtime Worlds is working on a second MMO and according to the studios’ brass, it will be revealed at some point next year.Speaking at the GameHorizon conferenece, Realtime Worlds CEO Dave Jones teased listeners about ...

Brad Nicholson

11:00 AM on 06.18.2009

Realtime Worlds' staff expands, now one of UK's largest devs

Realtime Worlds, best known for its work on Crackdown and the upcoming APB, has hit a milestone. The developer has announced today that it has hit the mark of 250 working staff. Looking for work? You might want to check in wi...

Nick Chester

7:06 PM on 06.01.2009

E3 09: APB gets a 2010 release date, screens, and a trailer

All Points Bulletin is a game I'm sure most of you have heard about, but few have witnessed. You know, it's been so long, I cannot for the life of me remember if I've seen actual in-game footage before; if I have, it was most...

Jordan Devore

8:00 PM on 05.19.2009

APB is still coming, Realtime Worlds will be at E3

Realtime Worlds’ MMO All Points Bulletin has a pulse. We didn’t have to check -- the studio behind the title did all the legwork for us. In a recent statement released to All Points Bulletin fan Web site, APB Evol...

Brad Nicholson

7:20 PM on 04.27.2009

Realtime Worlds appoints new CEO, still hard at work on APB

Realtime Worlds, the company behind the beloved Crackdown and the upcoming action-oriented MMO, APB, has named Gary Dale as its new CEO. His prior roles in the industry include both COO and executive VP of Take-Two Interactiv...

Jordan Devore

8:00 PM on 12.20.2008

Update on the Crackdown 2 front: Realtime Worlds in discussion with Microsoft

It's only been a day since we heard about a possible sequel to Crackdown after members of Realtime Worlds left to form Ruffian Games, but we have already got an update on the situation for you. Realtime Worlds studio manager ...

Jordan Devore





1:01 PM on 12.08.2008

Microsoft wants Crackdown 2 ... we want Crackdown 2, too!

Crackdown is one of those games that decent people struggle to find a bad word to say about, even if it's not one of their favorite games ever. It's simply a damn fun little title, and that's a real accomplishment. But where'...

Jim Sterling

5:38 PM on 11.10.2008

Real Time Worlds gives us the latest on APB

Real Time Worlds recently sent out its October newsletter for upcoming MMO APB, and as you'd expect, there are a few goodies packed inside.Currently, the team is tweaking the core gameplay based on feedback from group play te...

Jordan Devore