Entries in 'layoffs' (31)
Gameloft has reportedly closed another game development studio.
Marvel Heroes 2015 developer Gazillion has suffered a round of layoffs, the studio has confirmed.
Scores of developers have reportedly been laid off at Gameloft Tokyo.
An unconfirmed number of employees at online game company Kixeye are reportedly out of the job.
Gameloft is apparently readying to shut down its New York office, as the firm has reportedly laid off as many as 100 employees working at the branch.
Visceral Games has suffered a small number of layoffs as the studio’s focus shifts to new projects.
Following up on its recently announced plans for expansion into new business segments such as mobile and tablet games, NCSoft has invested $5m into Vancouver-based mobile startup This Game Studio.
Space Hulk: Ascension studio Full Control has laid off approximately half of its staff and has ceased work on new projects, the developer has confirmed.
EA Montreal has been hit by a round of layoffs, the publisher has confirmed.
Broken Age developer Double Fine has laid off 12 staff in the wake of losing a publishing deal for an announced project.
A company-wide wave of layoffs at Warner Bros is scheduled to take place later this week, according to multiple reports.
Lord of the Rings Online developer Turbine has been hit with a round of layoffs, parent company Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment has confirmed.
CBS-owned online gaming publication GameSpot has suffered an unspecified number of layoffs, former employees and the company itself have confirmed.
Eve Online studio CCP has been hit with another wave of layoffs, cutting 49 members from its publishing team.
Music-focused game development studio Harmonix has let go of 37 employees in an organizational restructure.
An unspecified number of jobs have been lost at Microsoft owned developer Rare.
Update: Disney India has issued the following statement in response to our report on the layoffs in its games division:
Although the numbers remain unspecified, Microsoft has let go some of its Studios developers.
Layoffs have this morning affected staff across a number of SCE’s European studios.
PopCap has suffered an unspecified number of layoffs, publisher EA has confirmed.
Disney Interactive has laid off more than 25 per cent of its workforce as part of major restructuring, the company has confirmed.
NASCAR and Ferrari Challenge developer Eutechnyx has been hit by a round of layoffs that has seen 12 employees lose their jobs.
Boston-based development studio Turbine has been hit with a round of layoffs this week, publisher Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment has confirmed.
‘Several’ hundred jobs are said to be at risk at Disney Interactive.
Music game studio Harmonix has let go of a “small number” of employees due to shifting priorities regarding its future projects.