Activision Blizzard continues mass dismissals with confirmation from the company that they will close their publishing offices in Europe. Closing will affect an unsolved number of employees from France, Germany, Spain, the Netherlands and Great Britain. This step is part of the recent restructuring of the company in response to the current marketing trends in the video game industry.
"Players are increasingly connecting to our digital format games," said Gamesindustry.biz Activision Blizzard. "We shared plans with our teams in Europe regarding how we develop as an organization, adapting to these changes in order to serve our players and best positioning the region for future growth. We will take active steps to support all employees and facilitate the transition for those of our colleagues on which the proposed changes can affect. "
After closing, European publishing tasks will be combined into the center in the UK. This will not affect the work in real time and the support of customers on the continent.
following the reports of the dismissal of Activision Blizzard last week, the company also confirmed that they will fade an unsolved number of employees from their European offices.
Activision Blizzard closed several offices and departments over the past year both abroad and in the USA. The company closed its offices in Versailles, France, back in October, after which the next month followed the reduction of employees in the Asia-Pacific region. About 50 employees of e -sports departments and living events in the United States were also dismissed last week.