Entries in 'layoffs' (25)
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.
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified developer 2K Marin has suffered a round of layoffs, publisher 2K Games has revealed.
Sega has cut an unspecified number of US jobs as part of ongoing restructuring.
Gameloft has attributed around €1.1 million in expenses to restructuring of operations in India and the Philippines.
Bioshock Infinite developer Irrational Games has suffered a round of layoffs.
Sony Online Entertainment has suffered layoffs at its Austin and San Diego offices, with up to 200 employees reportedly affected.
Capcom's senior vice president Christian Svensson has quit the publisher as part of a staff reorganisation that resulted in multiple layoffs.