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12/06/2013
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

December, 2013

Edinburgh, Scotland – Reloaded Productions and Blazing Griffin are thrilled to announce the development of APB Retribution, a top-down tactical shooter set in the same universe as the MMO APB Reloaded.

APB Retribution is designed to complement the APB Reloaded MMO by exploring a different style of action-based gameplay. Featuring a new twist on a familiar setting, APB Retribution takes the player away from the main streets of San Paro and drops them into the thriving underworld of the city’s dilapidated backstreets.

In the pursuit of bloody vengeance, the player must make use of Retribution’s tactical, top-down combat – featuring one-shot kills and fluid movement – where the player will be forced to make quick decisions in order to survive.

Game Features

·         Play as a member of San Paro’s Fallen – the dangerous and disposed living on the backstreets of San Paro.

·         Complete a single player story as you seek retribution against ‘Old Harry’ – the Horca leader who left you for dead in an attempted gangland killing.

·         Battle Horca clan members, bosses, and other characters in tough-to-clear urban locations.

·         Use a variety of weaponry and equipment to deal with your enemies.

·         Become skilled in fluid, top-down, tactical combat with an intuitive touch interface.   

APB Retribution is due for release on IOS devices in December 2013, with other platforms to follow. For more information about the game, please visit www.apbretribution.com.

About Reloaded Productions

Reloaded Productions Inc. is an online games platform which powers leading free2play® massively multiplayer online games. The Reloaded platform serves more than 30 million gamers in over 160 countries with a services footprint throughout the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Asia. The platform provides game developers and publishers an end-to-end suite of “bleeding edge” services ranging from technology infrastructure, monetization, distribution and analytics.

About Blazing Griffin

Blazing Griffin is an independent game studio, based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Founded in 2011, the company is a creative mix of established game developers, experts from other industries, and a wide variety of freelance talent.

With a strong focus in maintaining intellectual properties, the company acquired the rights to Distant Star and then later The Ship: Murder Party, an established title, popular with players and critics alike. Both The Ship and Distant Star IPs are currently undergoing expansion and further development.

Studio Contacts

Reloaded Productions – www.reloadedinc.compress@reloadedinc.com

Blazing Griffin – www.blazinggriffin.compress@blazinggriffin.com

APB Retribution Contacts

Facebook – www.facebook.com/apbretribution

Twitter – www.twitter.com/apbretribution

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