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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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 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
· 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.
Horca clan members, bosses, and other characters in tough-to-clear
· Use a
variety of weaponry and equipment to deal with your enemies.
skilled in fluid, top-down, tactical combat with an intuitive touch
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
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.
Reloaded Productions –
Blazing Griffin –
APB Retribution Contacts