According to rumors, Activision Blizzard continues to reduce staff and this time plans to lay off about a hundred employees. The cause is still unknown. It is possible that some project of the company was unsuccessful, or the development of new projects do not go as we would like the owners of the Corporation.
If you believe Bloomberg, the layoffs will affect not only Activision, but her daughters — Blizzard and King. In December the company took a course on reduction of expenses and started to pay employees non-gaming departments for voluntary withdrawal. Now the same workers will be dismissed the old-fashioned way. However, it is possible that the company will recruit new staff to have a fresh look at the new game. Maybe it is not enough now a legendary company.
According to the Kotaku news editor Jason Schreier, employees of Activision and Blizzard have a month to go to work and wait for the announcement. The exact number of employees who will lose their jobs remains unknown, but the announcement is worth waiting for on Tuesday.
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