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Namco Bandai will cut around ten per cent of its workforce in a bid to save the company $38m.
Sources at Sony's Liverpool, UK studio say that its head-count will ultimately be reduced by about half.
The entire editorial staff of fledgling video games website Crispy Gamer have been laid off, it has been confirmed.
John Riccitiello’s job at the helm of global games publisher could be under threat if the latest talk from US market analysts is to be believed.
The global game industry has been hit by as many as 11,500 job losses since late 2008, a new study suggests.
Expansive casual games provider Oberon Media has been hit with what is speculated to be a large number of layoffs, with former COO Don Ryan having confirmed his departure and ...
A total of seven EA-owned studios are alleged to be hit by the publisher’s mass-layoff operations.
Electronic Arts has revealed that the vast majority of its global staff cuts will be made in its own development studios.
Reports suggest that Sony has made numerous staff cuts at the dev studio behind popular PSN title Pain – a game which saw more downloads than any other on the ...
In what is fast appearing as the game industry’s largest ever mass-migration from East to West, mega-publisher Square Enix is rumoured to be reducing as many as 300 staff from ...
Rare’s approach to project Natal may not be as game-centric as initially believed.
EA's Maxis studio - originally responsible for The Sims franchise and most recently Spore - has seen layoffs amongst its staff, the publisher has confirmed.
Layoffs have been administered to some of the development force responsible for Activision’s new Wolfenstein game.
The European independent developer GRIN, once tipped for greatness after securing major contracts with Japanese publishers and Hollywood studios, could be on the verge of closure.
Californian developer Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) has axed 41 of its employees, representing a workforce cut of 5 per cent.
Over sixty employees at Midway’s Chicago-based HQ have been handed their notices and will leave the company by early September.
Nokia has shut down its Vancouver-based game studio, affecting some 100 jobs in the process, Develop understands.
Speculation has surfaced suggesting that widespread redundancies have taken place at Swedish developer Grin.
Nokia has announced that a further 490 employees will be joining the 3,500 who have already lost their jobs as the telephony behemoth attempts to head off an anticipated decline ...
Apple has cut around ten per cent of its workforce during the second quarter of 2009, according to documents released to the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Best Buy has reportedly told staff of a slew of job losses and wage-cutting measures in North America as the leading electricals retailer aims to restructure in an effort to ...
Sources have told MCV sister site Develop that a huge amount of layoffs have hit THQ's Big Huge Games studio.
Global internet giant Google has announced a further 200 job losses, with the cuts to be focused on its sales and marketing operations and half coming from its North American ...