Elder Scrolls Online Developer Hit with Layoffs - News/ 4,897 Views
Bethesda has told Game Informer that it has laid off employees. The team working on The Elder Scrolls Online was affected by the layoff. However, it has been assured that the game won't be affected by the layoffs.
"As is the norm for games of this type, we had ramped up a large workforce to develop a game of vast scale, and ramped up our customer service to handle the expected questions and community needs of The Elder Scrolls Online at launch," said a Bethesda representative. "Now that we are nearly six months post launch, we have a thriving online community in a game that runs smoothly. We have adjusted staffing to meet the ongoing needs of the studio, which continues to operate with a large work force."
"We remain strongly committed to The Elder Scrolls Online, and continue to invest heavily to develop new content for PC players, prepare the game for its console launch, and handle our planned expansion into important international territories. As for customer service, we continue to operate large support centers in Hunt Valley, MD and Galway, Ireland."
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