Thugs get first shot at XBox 360.
Webzen announced that All Points Bulletin will be the first MMORPG for the XBox 360. Hey, Hey, we're the Monkees was apparently not written by this Davey Jones, and neither was:
"SEOUL, South Korea & LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 28, 2005--WEBZEN Inc. (Nasdaq:WZEN) announced today that its highly anticipated massively multiplayer freeform combat and driving-based game, "All Points Bulletin (APB)," is in development for the Xbox 360(TM) video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. "APB" is being developed by Real Time Worlds Ltd. under the leadership of David Jones, creator of the original Grand Theft Auto franchise. "APB" will be the first real-world based, massively multiplayer online game (MMOG) for Xbox 360. WEBZEN will publish and operate the game in worldwide markets, with WEBZEN America Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of WEBZEN, launching and operating "APB" in North America. "All Points Bulletin" for Xbox 360 will be released in 2008.
"We are thrilled to bring our strengths as a developer and publisher of high-end MMO games for PC users to the Xbox 360 audience," said Nam Ju Kim, CEO, WEBZEN Inc. "We are confident 'APB' will take full advantage of Xbox 360's impressive capabilities and bring fans an unparalleled massively multiplayer experience unlike any other.""
You are one click away from the rest of the press release. Hit that MORE link.