Life below Microsoft possession has received off to a horrible begin for Activision Blizzard studios. Microsoft introduced final month that it might be shedding 1,900 individuals throughout its gaming division, as a part of which the likes of Blizzard Leisure and Toys for Bob (amongst others) have been impacted. One other identify in that listing is Sledgehammer Video games.
As reported by SF Chronicle, a state discover in California has revealed that 76 individuals shall be laid off at an Activision studio situated in Foster Metropolis. The handle offered for the studio matches the handle of Sledgehammer Video games workplace. In the meantime, final month, it was additionally reported by Insider Gaming that Sledgehammer was shutting down its workplace and going absolutely distant on a short lived foundation, because it appears to relocate to a smaller workplace house.
Sledgehammer Video games has been centered completely on Name of Responsibility since its inception in 2009. On high of co-developing and offering improvement help for a variety of titles within the sequence, the studio has additionally served because the lead developer on 4 instalments- Name of Responsibility: Superior Warfare, Name of Responsibility: WW2, Name of Responsibility: Vanguard, and final 12 months’s Name of Responsibility: Trendy Warfare 3.