IT House June 16 According to 36 reports, Amazon Game Studio announced layoffs, and the studio is currently reorganizing the team to give priority to the development of "New World", "The Furnace" and the mysterious new work that is expected to be announced in the future.
It is reported that the dismissed employees have 60 days to find new positions within Amazon, otherwise they will receive severance payment. Not only that, but Amazon has also cancelled a number of unreleased games.
This is not the first time Amazon has discontinued a game project under development. In 2016, Amazon developed the game Breakaway—— a multiplayer game similar to League of Legends, but the game was cancelled midway through 2018, when Amazon gave the reason that the game did not reach them. Expected standard.
It is worth mentioning that there are still 79 vacancies on the recruitment website of Amazon Game Studio.