Gumi withdraws from Canada, Germany, Sweden

Publisher shuts down operations in multiple countries, closes locations in Austin and Hong Kong

By Dan Pearson

Intel to cut 12,000 staff

"Will allow Intel to intensify our investments in the products and technologies that fuel our growth"

By Rachel Weber

Q-Games gets new creative producer

Baiyon brings his artistic talents to PixelJunk studio

By Rachel Weber

Xbox veterans form new mixed reality studio, LOOOK

Sébastien Motte and John Howard's Seattle-based startup will team up with established AR developer, Asobo Studio

By Matthew Handrahan

JuiceBox Games shutting down

"Despite our best efforts, we did not succeed"

By Rachel Weber

Leonard Boyarsky joins Obsidian Entertainment

Troika Games co-founder departs Blizzard, finds new role

By Rachel Weber

Microsoft reveals equal pay progress

"For every $1 earned by men, our female employees in the U.S. earn 99.8 cents"

By Rachel Weber

Choice Provisions closes San Francisco studio

Layoffs hit the company formerly known as Gaijin Games in the face of a "dramatically" changing industry

By Matthew Handrahan

Jason Avent departs Boss Alien

Studio head of CSR Racing developer leaves after nearly five years of service

By Brendan Sinclair

Destiny creative lead resigns from Bungie

Story specialist CJ Cowan started at the company with Halo 2, has worked on Destiny since 2009

By Matthew Handrahan

En Masse Entertainment lays off devs

Tera developer confirms cuts but will continue supporting its own games, publishing those of others

By Brendan Sinclair

Vicarious Visions founders depart studio

Karthik and Guha Bala leave 11 years after Activision sale

By Rachel Weber

Activision restructures Freestyle Games

Layoffs take effect as Guitar Hero Live studio transitioned from AAA development to ongoing support

By Brendan Sinclair

N-Space closes after 21 years

Studio artist posts news on Twitter, thanks president for transparency

By Rachel Weber

GameDuell pivots, cuts 25 per cent of staff

German developer shifts focus towards cross-platform card and board games

By Matthew Handrahan

Nintendo UK expands marketing and comms team

Matthias Hempfling and Kalpesh Tailor both take senior roles as they join from Frankfurt office

By Matthew Handrahan

Spicy Horse cuts staff in move away from "brutal" F2P market

American McGee's Shanghai studio will continue with a core team, new projects to be announced soon

By Matthew Handrahan

Layoffs at The Escapist

Defy Media shuts down Durham office; gaming website will now be based out of Seattle

By Brendan Sinclair

Daybreak hires former EA VP Larry LaPierre

14-year EA veteran will serve as the H1Z1 developer's new senior vice president of games

By James Brightman

Relentless opening Wales studio

Welsh government aid to see 70 new jobs created over next three years as developer extends partnership with Hasbro toys

By Brendan Sinclair

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