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Activision Blizzard Lays Off 800 Employees After Record Year

Publisher Activision Blizzard recently began a layoff process of nearly 800 employees. During a February 12th earnings call, the company revealed its intentions to eliminate nearly 8% of its current staff. In 2018, the company held around 9,600 employees. The layoff is impacting employees across Activision, Blizzard and King organizations. Due to missed expectations for […]

Telltale Games Hit with Class-Action Lawsuit Post Layoffs

A former Telltale employee is suing the company in a class-action lawsuit, alleging that it violated labor laws on the books in California and nationwide when it laid off hundreds of employees on Friday in advance of a planned closure of the studio. As reported by Polygon, the complaint, filed Monday in federal court in San […]