Sandblast Games

Confirmed: THQ shuts fives studios, makes lay-offs at two more

Gamespot’s running a confirmation that THQ has closed five of its studios, as was rumoured last night.Paradigm Entertainment, Mass Media, Helixe, Locomotive Games, and Sandblast Games were defunct as of yesterday, while Rainbow Studios and Juice Games have suffered redundancies, a THQ rep admitted.“It’s just constantly trying to react dynamically to the market,” the spokesman […]

11 years ago

Sandblast Games headlines

  • THQ lays-off at Rainbow, Sandblast

    According to this Gamasutra report, THQ has laid off staff at two of its wholly-owned developers, Phoenix, Arizona-based Rainbow Studios and Kirkland, Washington-based Sandblast Games.The Rainbow staffers were let go in mid-April, with the bad news hitting Sandblast this week, apparently.From the piece:The Rainbow layoffs occurred in mid-April, comprising about 30 team members from an […]

    12 years ago