Harmonix Hit with Layoffs, Hires BioShock Lead Designer - NewsWilliam D'Angelo, posted on 23 April 2013 / 2,486 Views
There were Tweets yesterday that the Rock Band and Dance Central developer, Harmonix, was hit with layoffs. While the exact number of employees let go were not provided, Harmoix did tell Polygon that only "small number" were laid off.
"We can confirm that a small number of Harmonix employees were let go today," read a statement from a Harmonix spokesperson. "This decision was made due to shifting staffing priorities for Harmonix's multiple future projects."
It was also Tweeted by superannuation that BioShock 2 lead designer Zak McClendon has updated his LinkedIn profile. The profile now says that he is the design director at Harmonix.