Forsaken World: interview

Forsaken World: interview

Nov 1, 2010

What would be in your perfect world? In ours Dubya would never have decided to “help” Iraq (where nobody would ever have heard of Saddam Hussein), it would rain chocolate peanuts, and Ant & Dec would have followed through on a suicide pact many years ago. None of which Perfect World Entertainment can help us with, sadly; but their Director of...

APB to close its doors

APB to close its doors

Sep 16, 2010

It’s just been announced that troubled Cops ‘n Crims MMO APB is to close its doors. After a poor critical reception for APB and the later announcement that developer Realtime Worlds had gone into administration, hopes were resting on the game being sold to an outside buyer. It seems that sadly those hopes have been dashed following this announcement...

Global Agenda: interview

Global Agenda: interview

Sep 10, 2010

Now subscription free, jetpacks, futuristic weaponry… the idea of Global Agenda gets us surprisingly excited for an MMO. After grinding to level 18 by repeatedly slapping passers by in the face, we hunted down Hi Rez Studios’ executive producer Todd Harris and forced him to answer our questions at minigunpoint. CG: Why make Global Agenda an MMO,...

Community Network Game developing new tools for generating, distributing and inserting UGC on PC MMOs.

Community Network Game developing new tools for generating, distributing and inserting UGC on PC MMOs.

Aug 13, 2010

One of the plus points for current generation console gaming is the ease with which gamers can communicate while playing online. For PC gamers, the only way this can be done with friends is to either drop out of the game and open up an instant messenger app, get on the phone or, worse, fiddle about with ancient technology like email. Until now. Currently in...

APB: review

Format: PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Realtime Worlds Developer: Realtime Worlds Players: Massively Multiplayer Site: www.apb.com/ APB (All Points Bulletin) is the hotly anticipated MMO from Dundee based developers Realtime Worlds – best known for Crackdown on Xbox 360 – and the brainchild of creative director Dave Jones. Jones is known in the...