Amazon Game Studios lays off 'dozens' of developers


Many games are still in development.

What you need to know

  • Amazon has been developing games for many years now.
  • The company even unveiled a “Lumberyard” game engine which wasn’t widely adopted.
  • On Thursday the company laid off “dozens of game developers” says Kotaku.
  • Amazon says that the layoffs were part of a “reorganizing” effort.

E3 2019 was a blast and many developers showed off intriguing projects like 12 Minutes. However, it looks like some of them who worked for Amazon weren’t so lucky. According to a report by Kotaku, the retailer giant laid off “dozens of game developers” on Thursday.

Source: Windows

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