BioWare San Francisco has been closed and its entire staff of 25 to 30 employees has been laid off, according to GamesRadar. The studio - previously known as EA2D - was focused on creating social and mobile games for Electronic Arts properties.
Anonymous sources told GamesRadar that EA felt the studio was "too expensive". BioWare San Francisco developed Dragon Age: Journeys, Dragon Age: Legends, Mirror's Edge 2D, and The Fancy Pants Adventures.
Electronic Arts has not responded to GamesIndustry International's request for comment yet. When EA does respond, we will update the story. Update: EA told us they addressed the closure in Frank Gibeau's blog a couple weeks ago. That news was about EA Montreal, Los Angeles and some "smaller locations."