Activision Blizzard preps for layoffs at European offices – GamesIndustry.biz

“The company has actually gotten in a consultation duration in preparation for layoffs at Activision Blizzard offices in Germany, France, Spain, the UK, and 2 offices in the Netherlands.The idea is to consolidate Activision Blizzard’s European publishing functions to a center in the UK.The cuts are stated to be restricted to releasing functions, and will not impact advancement or live ops and consumer support staff. In the publisher’s 2017 annual report, it reported a peak of 36 global offices. Activision Blizzard has not yet released it 2020 yearly report, but the international workplaces had been trimmed to 31 by the 2019 yearly report’s release last April.

“The company has gotten in an assessment period in preparation for layoffs at Activision Blizzard workplaces in Germany, France, Spain, the UK, and two offices in the Netherlands.The idea is to combine Activision Blizzard’s European publishing functions to a hub in the UK.The cuts are said to be limited to releasing functions, and will not impact development or live ops and consumer support staff. In the publisher’s 2017 yearly report, it reported a peak of 36 international workplaces. Activision Blizzard has actually not yet released it 2020 annual report, but the international offices had been trimmed to 31 by the 2019 yearly report’s release last April.

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