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WWE Re-Signs Drake Maverick After Mass Layoffs Made Into Storyline

WWE Re-Signs Drake Maverick After Mass Layoffs Made Into Storyline

Drake Maverick is under WWE contract again, following last night's episode of NXT and the culmination of a weeks-long storyline based on the real-life layoffs of dozens of WWE talent as cost-cutting measures during the coronavirus pandemic Maverick lost the final match of the Interim NXT Cruiserweight Championship tournament but was offered a new contract[...]

Daybreak Games Has Another Round Of Layoffs

Daybreak Games Has Another Round Of Layoffs

If Daybreak Games isn't headed toward a full studio closure yet, they're about on their way as the company has yet another round of layoffs this week The studio, previously known for H1Z1, and currently working on titles like DC Universe Online and Planetside, has been having trouble staying afloat in recent years In the[...]

GameStop Will Close Nearly 200 More Stores By End Of 2021

GameStop Will Close Nearly 200 More Stores By End Of 2021

Bad times continue for GameStop as the company announced this week they will be closing another 180-200 stores before the end of 2021. GameIndustry.biz is reporting that the company will be shutting down underperforming stores over the next 12-24 months. Here's a snippet from the article in which the information came from a recent business […]

Capcom Vancouvers Layoffs Could Delay Dead Rising 5

Capcom Vancouver's Layoffs Could Delay Dead Rising 5

Earlier this week, we received the news that Capcom Vancouver laid off a number of their employees, and since then new details have emerged. A source close to Capcom reported to Kotaku that Capcom laid off around 50 people in their Vancouver studio, in a restructuring campaign that was meant to streamline the studio, but also […]

Hitman Dev Io Interactive Announced A Number Of Layoffs

Hitman Dev Io Interactive Announced A Number Of Layoffs

The studio announced today that they've begun laying off employees following the split.The reason for the layoffs remains vague, with the studio only claiming, "we're sad that great talent and good friends will be leaving the studio."The announcement came through Twitter, with the following message:https://twitter.com/iointeractive/status/866997673412501506Square Enix dropped the studio following their end of year finance report,[...]