Activision Blizzard plans to reorganize its European offices

News business Activision Blizzard plans to restructure its European offices After closing offices in Versailles and the Netherlands, laying off around thirty employees in the Asia-Pacific region and around fifty employees who were responsible for esports programming, Activision Blizzard announces the preparations his fourth round of layoffs for the current semester. In fact, a representative from Activision Blizzard entrusted the GamesIndustry.biz microphone and announced that the American publisher, which was still generating record revenues in the fourth quarter of 2020-2021, was preparing to close its editing offices in Europe. The aim would be to consolidate Activision Blizzard’s European publishing functions into the UK offices. We have shared plans with our teams in Europe on how we will evolve as an organization, adapt to this change in order to serve our players and position the region as best we can for future growth. We will take important steps to support all employees and make the transition easier for those of our colleagues who may be affected by these proposed changes. A representative from Activision Blizzard According to GamesIndustry.biz, the layoffs would be limited and would not affect ongoing development or operations or customer support staff. To help the publishing staff find a place in the company, the American publisher has also reportedly started discussions with publishing staff in the Netherlands, Germany, France, Spain and the United Kingdom. About the Layoffs at Activision Blizzard: By JeromeJoffard, writing from jeuxvideo.com MPTwitter