Digital Chocolate

Digital Chocolate lays off 180 people, Hawkins stands down as CEO

Social studio Digital Chocolate has laid off 180 of its staff, with CEO Trip Hawkins also stepping down from his role as CEO of the company.

8 years ago

Digital Chocolate headlines

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    Reading this gives you a fair idea of what we do all day when we’re not busily typing for you.

    9 years ago
  • Hawkins suggests casual devs practice platform agnosticism because iOS is "close to peaking"

    Digital Chocolate CEO Trip Hawkins believes if Apple were to “support all of the web standards,” instead of maintain staunch control over it’s App Store along with continued insistence on using HTML5, the firm could be “the best at everything.”

    9 years ago
  • EA founder predicts the death of console exclusives

    EA founder Trip Hawkins has predicted console exclusivity and consoles in general will become a thing of the past as more publishers get on board with Cloud-gaming.

    10 years ago
  • Tower Bloxx Deluxe headed to XBLA October 21

    Digital Chocolate has announced that Tower Bloxx Deluxe is coming to Xbox Live Arcade. Those who enjoyed building massive towers on iPhone and PC will get the chance to do so on their 360 come October 21 for 800 MS Points ($10.00/£6.80/€9.30).Joystiq has screens and a video of the PC version posted on the site, […]

    11 years ago
  • Hawkins: iPhone is "freaking out" Sony and Nintendo

    Trip “Poster Boy” Hawkins has told VentureBeat that Sony and Nintendo are currently “freaking out” at inroads made into the gaming space by iPhone.“The iPhone is by far our most effective platform,” said the EA founder and Digital Chocolate boss.“We make as much money with these games on one device as we do putting a […]

    11 years ago