25 jobs cut at Starbreeze following Syndicate completion
Developer reduces headcount, board member steps down
Starbreeze Studios was founded in 1998 in northern Sweden. In 2000 the company merged with O3 games and...
Swedish developer Starbreeze is cutting 25 jobs following the completion of Syndicate for publisher Electronic Arts.
Board member Peter Tornquist will resign from Starbreeze's board with no replacement planned.
"It is sad that we are forced to make staff cutbacks affecting employees. But we have to reduce staff after the final delivery of the Syndicate," offered Mikael Nermark, CEO of Starbreeze.
The Syndicate remake is released next week and has been in development for a number of years under the codename Project RedLime.