MMO Week in Review: Pink slips

APB: Reloaded screenshot
At the end of every week, we round up the best and most popular news stories, exclusive features, and insightful columns published on Massively and then present them all in one convenient place. Miss a big MMO or WoW Insider story last week? You've come to the right post.

It's a dark time for MMO studios. Not a week after CCP Games' downsizing, both NCsoft and GamersFirst laid off employees this week, and though GamersFirst assured us that it remains committed to its games and has distracted players with the Occupy Free2Play promotion, gamers are still understandably concerned.

Trick-or-treat your way past the cut for a peek at this week's other top stories.
WoW Insider
And from our sister site, WoW Insider...

This article was originally published on Massively.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.