During yesterday, MCV / DEVELOP published information on alleged layoffs to be carried out by Activision Blizzard in the Asia-Pacific region. His source told him that approximately 100 employees were going to lose their jobs and that the areas affected were marketing, public relations, localization, customer service … (among other positions).
Blizzard echoed this alleged leak and made a statement to this medium. Next, we will translate everything they have commented on the subject into Spanish.
Activision Blizzard Statement
“We have been exploring how we can better integrate our strengths across the business and be efficient as we evolve to find growth opportunities and remain competitive in Asia Pacific. To this end, we have started discussions with employees about a plan to centralize some roles in our Sydney office. Decisions of this scale are never easy and supporting our employees in this process is our number one priority.