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01.18.13
Around 40 employees laid off at Gas Powered Games [Update: Chris Taylor explains timing]
01.18.13

Around 40 employees laid off at Gas Powered Games [Update: Chris Taylor explains timing]

Gas Powered Games, the development studio responsible for the Dungeon Siege series and one that has...

By J. Mallory,   01.18.13
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10.25.12
Turbine hit with unspecified number of layoffs
10.25.12

Turbine hit with unspecified number of layoffs

The Boston Globe is reporting that Turbine has laid off an unspecified number of employees today...

By J. Olivetti,   10.25.12
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08.28.12
More OnLive management moves: Perlman out, as investor Lauder settles for Chairman
08.28.12

More OnLive management moves: Perlman out, as investor Lauder settles for Chairman

As the OnLive storm continues to ride itself out, details of who the winners and losers are (mainl...

By J. Trew,   08.28.12
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08.19.12
OnLive officially announces asset acquisition, notes that its newly formed company will keep OnLive name
08.19.12

OnLive officially announces asset acquisition, notes that its newly formed company will keep OnLive name

Amid the rumors, sourced reports and statements, it was easy to lose track of the facts surroundin...

By S. Buckley,   08.19.12
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08.17.12
OnLive hits reset after being dragged down by expensive servers, confirms service will continue
08.17.12

OnLive hits reset after being dragged down by expensive servers, confirms service will continue

OnLive has finally issued an official statement after rumors of mass layoffs first leaked out earl...

By R. Lawler,   08.17.12
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06.20.12
RIM reportedly firing up to 6,000 in $1 billion savings drive
06.20.12

RIM reportedly firing up to 6,000 in $1 billion savings drive

The Waterloo Record is reporting that RIM is laying off a portion of its workforce as part of its...

By D. Cooper,   06.20.12
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05.29.12
BioWare responds to SWTOR layoffs
05.29.12

BioWare responds to SWTOR layoffs

If anyone knows just how brutal and unforgiving the MMO industry can be, it is certainly the folk...

By J. Olivetti,   05.29.12
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02.09.11
Activision to reduce headcount by around 500
02.09.11

Activision to reduce headcount by around 500

While we like to imagine that all the folks working on the projects Activision canceled today will...

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11.16.10
Activision closing Bizarre Creations [Update: Activision confirms, options include 'potential sale']
11.16.10

Activision closing Bizarre Creations [Update: Activision confirms, options include 'potential sale']

Well, this blows. Beginning with a NeoGAF thread and followed up by Giant Bomb and VG247, comes r...

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