Sony: Layoffs at SCE London Studio, Guerrilla Cambridge and Evolution Studios - News/ 5,990 Views
Sony Computer Entertainment of Europe has confirmed to VideoGamer that three gaming studios have been hit with layoffs. UK studios SCE London Studio, Guerrilla Cambridge and Evolution Studios have all been hit with layoffs. However, the number of people laid off is not yet known.
"As part of this process, we have reviewed and assessed all current projects and have decided to make some changes to some of our European Studios. As a result of this, there will be a focused restructure within London Studio, Guerrilla Cambridge Studio and Evolution Studio to ensure that the SCE WWS is in the best position to achieve their goals going forward.
"Our first party development studios are key to our creative strategy and we are very excited about the future projects being worked on."
Evolution Studios is currently developing the PlayStation 4 title DriveClub. SCE London Studio is rumored to be developing an unannounced PlayStation 4 title. Guerrilla Cambridge last developed KIllzone Mercenary for the PlayStation Vita. It is not known what they are working on right now.