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Until Dawn Developer Supermassive Games Plans to Lay Off 'Around' 90 Workers

Supermassive Games, the studio best known for making choice-filled horror games that are borderline interactive movies, announced that it is planning to lay off employees as job losses continue to devastate the gaming industry.


In
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, the developer acknowledged the challenges the gaming industry currently faces with mass layoffs, and that it was not “immune” to this. It stated it was “undertaking a reorganisation” of its studio and planned to enter “into a period of consultation,” which would affect some of its employees.

Although Supermassive did not disclose how many employees are affected, Bloomberg reporter Jason Schreier
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that the British developer planned to lay off “around 90 workers.”

“This is not a decision that’s been taken lightly,” Supermassive said, "with many efforts made to avoid this outcome.”

A statement from Supermassive Games.
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— Supermassive Games (@SuperMGames)
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Supermassive Games opened its doors in 2008, but the studio made a name for itself in 2015 with the release of
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. In the years since, Supermassive has established itself as a horror game developer specializing in narrative-driven games emphasizing player choice.

Most notably, the studio has partnered with Bandai Namco to develop
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, which has spawned four games and
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, in addition to an
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. Additionally, Supermassive is working on
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and
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, the latter a single-player narrative game set in Behaviour Interactive’s Dead by Daylight universe.

Supermassive is just one of many developers to suffer layoffs,
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. Other companies affected include
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,
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, and
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.


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