Ubisoft Will do its Best to Deliver More Unique Games in the Future
Konrad Serafinski, 18 January 2020, 21:30
Ubisoft plans to restructure and expand the team responsible for content and art direction of its games. The move is aimed at diversification of studio's portfolio and is a response to the company's poor commercial results from last year.
Starbreeze Gets Back on its Feet; PayDay's Future Looks Better
Michael Kulakowski, 06 December 2019, 23:54
Starbreeze, developer of the PayDay series, has confirmed that it got back on its feet being close to bankruptcy at the end of last year. The future of the present and future game from the PayDay franchise is therefore secured, at least for the time being.
Layoffs in Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe
Frozen, 10 October 2019, 11:22
Dozens of employees in the European branch of SIE were laid off on the day of the official announcement of PlayStation 5. The decision for the restructuring is explained by the need to unify individual branches of the company.
Intel Lays Off Common Employees, Hires a Pro From Nvidia
ElMundo, 01 April 2019, 14:59
One of the biggest producers of hardware components – Intel – plans to lay off several hundred people from two of its offices. What's more, Tom Petersen, one of Nvidia's top workers is going to join the company.
Electronic Arts Lays Off 350 Employees
ElMundo, 27 March 2019, 00:19
Electronic Arts announced that 350 workers will be laid off - the redundancies will mainly affect the publishing and marketing departments.
Blizzard Lays Off 209 Employees
Frozen, 09 March 2019, 23:26
According to EDD, 25% of the 800 people recently laid off by Activision Blizzard were Blizzard Entertainment employees.
Layoffs at GOG.com
Adrian Werner, 26 February 2019, 10:05
GOG.com has fired a significant number of employees. The reason for the layoffs is allegedly financial difficulties and the mounting market pressure to reduce the revenues of digital distribution stores.
Activision Plans Massive Layoffs?
Konrad Serafinski, 09 February 2019, 19:27
More alarming news concerning Activision. Bloomberg news agency reports that next week the company is to cut as much as hundreds of jobs.
Warface Devs Set Up a New Studio
Adrian Werner, 07 February 2019, 13:01
The Crytek branch responsible for the shooter Warface has just become independent. A group of developers has founded a new studio, where they will continue their work.
IO Interactive sets up new branch in Sweden
Jacob Blazewicz, 17 January 2019, 10:01
The developer of the Hitman franchise has decided to expand their manpower by creating a new team.
Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 dev CI Games gives up on AAA games
luckie, 27 June 2017, 15:49
CI Games admits that Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 was too ambitious a game for the studio's capabilities. In the future the developer will change its focus to making lower-budget games.
The creators of Dying Light go global as Techland Publishing
luckie, 02 June 2016, 13:44
The company that gave us Dying Light, Dead Island, and the Call of Juarez series is becoming a global video game publisher, under the name Techland Publishing. They're aiming to release two AAA games a year.