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Old 02 February 2013   #1
Activision confirms layoffs, fewer licensed games in 2013

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"Call of Duty: Black Ops II publisher Activision has laid off approximately 30 staffers, as it looks to hold back on the number of licensed games it releases this year.

In a statement to Kotaku,
the company said that it will release fewer licensed games in 2013 to better reflect the current video game market.

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http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/...s_i n_2013.php
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Old 02 February 2013   #2
Quote: The restructuring comes at a time when Activision has just finished off a record fiscal year, generating $4.86 billion in revenues for the year.


Hmmm, record profits...better do a round of layoffs!
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Old 02 February 2013   #3
Wow, only February and it seems to be bad news every few days. Does every year be like this, or is it just the 13 being unlucky this year?
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Old 02 February 2013   #4
Originally Posted by Dillster: Wow, only February and it seems to be bad news every few days. Does every year be like this, or is it just the 13 being unlucky this year?

It IS a sucky year so far my friend.

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Old 02 February 2013   #5
Originally Posted by Artbot: Hmmm, record profits...better do a round of layoffs!


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