> [!INFO] Last Updated on: 2/22/2024. > Disruptive Games added. GameLoft added. --- > Detailed chart breakdowns from 2022 and 2023 can be found on the left sidebar in [[Closing out 2023]] You can view and download a CSV via [AirTable](https://airtable.com/invite/l?inviteId=invOxCrORbqFdHZHc&inviteToken=2d8cd455537178fc9d38663f54a06a92e87ab9b0ab2d4be7c71a78cb2bf60286&utm_medium=email&utm_source=product_team&utm_content=transactional-alerts) (need a free account). ```Estimated Total in 2024: 6000``` | Studio | Date | Number Affected | Parent Company | Type | Sources | | ---- | ---- | ---- | ---- | ---- | ---- | | GameLoft Lviv | 02/21/2024 | 38 | Vivendi | Mobile | https://www.gamesindustry.biz/gameloft-sees-staff-redundancies-in-lviv-and-toronto-offices | | Disruptive Games | 02/21/2024 | ? | | Console | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/posts/marissaframarini_today-is-the-last-day-for-many-of-us-atdisruptive-activity-7166204693646430208-ofmL?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop) | | Build a Rocket Boy | 02/19/2024 | ? | | Console | https://www.gamesindustry.biz/build-a-rocket-boy-reportedly-facing-layoffs | | Noggin | 02/16/2024 | ? | Paramount Global | Online | https://kidscreen.com/2024/02/15/paramount-has-laid-off-the-entire-noggin-team/ | | Scopely | 02/14/2024 | 15 | Savvy Games Group | Mobile | https://www.gamesindustry.biz/scopely-layoffs-hit-kingdom-maker-team | | Daybreak Games | 02/12/2024 | 15~ | Enad Global 7 | Online | https://www.gamesindustry.biz/daybreak-confirms-less-than-15-layoffs | | Genvid Technologies | 02/12/2024 | ? | | Online | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/posts/seanacavanagh_layoffs-layoffsupport-videogames-activity-7162897040350412800-C946?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop) | | Threshold Games | 02/09/2024 | 11~ | | Indie | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7161809976456413184/) | | GameScience | 02/07/2024 | 10~ | Prytania Media | Indie | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/posts/activity-7161136398949900289-IACw?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop) | | Hidden Path Entertainment | 02/07/2024 | 44 | | Indie | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/posts/pobst_for-over-six-months-our-team-at-hidden-path-activity-7161087287504564224-RJkW/) | | 91Act | 02/07/2024 | 15~ | | Indie | http://www.gamelook.com.cn/2024/02/538064 | | Cloud Imperium Games | 02/06/2024 | ? | | Indie | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7157765131924381698/) | | Visual Concepts Austin | 02/06/2024 | ? | TakeTwo Interactive | Console | | | Crop Circle Games | 02/05/2024 | ? | Prytania Media | Indie | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/posts/armanguy_opentowork-activity-7160370392883236864-shqy?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop) | | Chimera Entertainment | 02/01/2024 | 20~ | Remote Control Productions | Mobile | | | Threaks | 02/01/2024 | 25 | | Indie | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/posts/khagen95_opentowork-ugcPost-7159223959647830016-cBOa/) | | Artificer | 01/31/2024 | ? | Devolver Digital | Console | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/posts/bartoszdanielak_opentowork-activity-7158430937410678786-zUzB?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop) | | Airship Syndicate | 01/31/2024 | 12 | | Indie | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/posts/joe-madureira-b167033_today-we-were-forced-to-part-ways-with-12-activity-7158637930595446784-wtig?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop) | | Rovio Montreal (Studio 6) | 01/31/2024 | 12 | Sega | Mobile | https://cdn-contenu.quebec.ca/cdn-contenu/adm/min/emploi-solidarite-sociale/publications-adm/documents-administratifs/avis_licenciements_collectifs/LI_MENS_Internet_2023-12.pdf | | Starward Industries | 01/30/2024 | 15 | | Console | https://www.stockwatch.pl/czat-inwestorow-gieldowych/andrzej-szafraniec-oraz-maciej-dobrowolski-czlonkowie-zarzadu-starward-industries-start-29-stycznia-o-1100,687 | | Nimble Giant | 01/30/2024 | ? | Embracer Group | Console | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/posts/jorge-fern%C3%A1ndez-meneses_opentowork-gameslayoffs-gamedesign-activity-7158431840171638784-F204/?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop) | | Eidos Montreal | 01/29/2024 | 97 | Embracer Group | Console | https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/new-deus-ex-game-reportedly-cancelled-amid-layoffs-at-eidos-montreal/ | | Activision Blizzard | 01/25/2024 | 1900 | Microsoft | | https://www.theverge.com/2024/1/25/24049050/microsoft-activision-blizzard-layoffs | | Black Forest Games | 01/25/2024 | 40~ | Embracer Group | Console | https://comicbook.com/gaming/news/teenage-muntant-ninja-turtles-tmnt-the-last-ronin-game-developer-layoffs/ | | People Can Fly Studios | 01/24/2024 | 30 | | Console | https://www.gamesindustry.biz/people-can-fly-reduces-its-workforce | | WarDucks | 01/23/2024 | 10~ | | Mobile | https://www.businesspost.ie/article/irish-gaming-developer-warducks-goes-out-of-business/?utm_campaign=article&utm_source=linkedin&utm_medium=web | | Big Fish Games | 01/23/2024 | ? | Aristocrat Technologies | Mobile | | | Riot Games | 01/22/2024 | 530 | Tencent | Online | https://www.riotgames.com/en/news/2024-rioter-update | | Little Red Dog Games | 01/22/2024 | 26~ | | Indie | | | Chief Rebel | 01/19/2024 | ? | | Indie | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/posts/sofia-hansson-303453120_with-the-current-layoffs-at-my-job-its-a-activity-7154529365282729985-JwMt/?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop) | | Metaverse World | 01/19/2024 | 70~ | Netmarble | Online | https://www.yna.co.kr/view/AKR20240119080700017?section=industry/game | | Ntreev Soft | 01/18/2024 | 70 | NCSoft | Online | https://koreajoongangdaily.joins.com/news/2024-01-18/business/industry/Game-publishers-cancel-titles-cut-employees-as-economy-struggles/1961701 | | 31st Union | 01/18/2024 | | TakeTwo Interactive | Console | | | CI Games | 01/18/2024 | 30~ | | Console | https://www.gamesindustry.biz/ci-games-lays-off-10-of-staff | | Behaviour Interactive | 01/18/2024 | 45 | | Console | https://www.gamesindustry.biz/report-behaviour-interactive-lays-off-45-employees | | Wimo Games | 01/17/2024 | 20~ | | Online | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7153435192123117568?updateEntityUrn=urn%3Ali%3Afs_feedUpdate%3A%28V2%2Curn%3Ali%3Aactivity%3A7153435192123117568%29) | | Netspeak Games | 01/17/2024 | 25 | | Indie | https://www.gamedeveloper.com/business/sunshine-days-developer-netspeak-games-is-making-layoffs | | Thunderful Group | 01/17/2024 | 75~ | Thunderful Group | Publisher | https://www.gamesindustry.biz/thunderful-announces-restructuring-that-will-cut-20-of-its-workforce | | Pixelberry | 01/17/2024 | ? | Nexon | Mobile | https://www.gamedeveloper.com/business/nexon-owned-mobile-studio-pixelberry-is-conducting-layoffs | | Pirahna Bytes | 01/16/2024 | ? | Embracer Group | Console | https://www.gamestar.de/artikel/piranha-bytes-gothic-elex-schliessung,3406996.html | | PTW | 01/16/2024 | 45 | | Publisher | https://www.gamedeveloper.com/business/support-studio-ptw-lays-off-45-staff-across-global-teams | | Nesting Games | 01/12/2024 | 68 | Digital Bros | Console | Direct, https://cdn-contenu.quebec.ca/cdn-contenu/adm/min/emploi-solidarite-sociale/publications-adm/documents-administratifs/avis_licenciements_collectifs/LI_licenciement-collectif_2032-11_MESS.pdf | | Lost Boys Interactive | 01/12/2024 | 125 | Embracer Group | Console | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/posts/nicholascompton_opentowork-activity-7151630464145903617-My-q?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop) | | PlayTika | 01/11/2024 | 350~ | | Mobile | https://www.calcalistech.com/ctechnews/article/skb6elt006 | | Twitch | 01/10/2024 | 500 | Amazon | Online | https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2024-01-09/amazon-s-twitch-to-cut-500-employees-about-35-of-staff | | Unity | 01/08/2024 | 1800 | Unity | Tech | https://www.reuters.com/technology/unity-software-cutting-25-staff-company-reset-continuation-2024-01-08/ | | Slipgate Iron Works | 01/03/2024 | ? | Embracer Group | Console | [Twitter](https://x.com/Luos_83/status/1742495573398216935?s=20) | | Archiact | 01/02/2024 | 20~ | | AR/VR | [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7148079951886376961?updateEntityUrn=urn%3Ali%3Afs_feedUpdate%3A%28V2%2Curn%3Ali%3Aactivity%3A7148079951886376961%29) |