It can’t all be doom, gloom, and the PSN being hacked. Sometimes it’s tiny, cheerful (and occasionally stupid) nuggets of news.
Job Cuts headlines
THQ’s Australian development team has lost 14 employees in the “normal course of business”.
Reacting to the emergency budget's scrapping of tax relief schemes for the games industry, mega-publisher Activision has dropped dark hints that it may pull six hundred jobs out of Britain.
NCsoft says that dev positions in the UK are to be moved to North America, according to GamesIndustry.biz, following the axing of 55 employees from the firm’s Brighton office. The publisher’s confirmed that remaining team members will concentrate on European sales and marketing. “The European office is transitioning to have a stronger focus in marketing […]