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Interview: Catching up with APB Reloaded


12:00 PM on 06.15.2011



Ever since I wrote a preview for the original Realtime Worlds version of All Points Bulletin, I would say I am somewhat invested in this game. The original game lasted only six weeks before the servers went down along with the whole company, leaving the game to be picked up by K2 Networks for chump change -- a mere $1.5 million. 

Now the game has been renamed, relaunched and appears to be met with success as the open beta of APB: Reloaded joins the ever-growing world of free-to-play online gaming and micro-transactions. 








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4:00 AM on 12.15.2011
APB Reloaded: 3 million people playing cops and robbers

When APB shut down less than a month after launch and Realtime Worlds closed its doors, I was pretty cynical about the chances of seeing it again. But a year later, GamersFirst have relaunched the game -- rebranded as APB Rel...more



4:45 PM on 12.07.2011
APB Reloaded beta is now available on Steam for free

Just in case you don't have enough free-to-play MMOs to deal with already, APB Reloaded has made its beta available to the public on Steam. Jim gave it a 3.5 when it came out last year, and I agree -- it was pretty bad. I fir...more



11:00 PM on 07.21.2011
APB Reloaded's second open beta detailed

APB Reloaded officially went into open beta back in May. Since then, the outpouring of major updates for the game has been slim. Earlier today GamersFirst released the next big update in the form of version 1.5.2, better know...more



7:15 PM on 07.14.2011
GamersFirst responds to APB Reloaded retail rumors

Over the past few days, rumors have popped up on various websites that the recently revived APB Reloaded will be receiving a retail release. This rumor spread when a post detailing a $29.99 boxed retail copy of the ...more




APB

12:30 PM on 08.27.2011
That's So MMO!: Super Secret Edition

Hail and well met my MMO brethren! PAX Prime is underway and exciting reveals are sure to arrive at any moment. The week leading up to the event, however, has been fairly quiet. Still, there are a few stories worth mentioning--so, let’s take a look!more



11:00 PM on 07.21.2011
APB Reloaded's second open beta detailed

APB Reloaded officially went into open beta back in May. Since then, the outpouring of major updates for the game has been slim. Earlier today GamersFirst released the next big update in the form of version 1.5.2, better know...more



7:15 PM on 07.14.2011
GamersFirst responds to APB Reloaded retail rumors

Over the past few days, rumors have popped up on various websites that the recently revived APB Reloaded will be receiving a retail release. This rumor spread when a post detailing a $29.99 boxed retail copy of the ...more



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