Disney lays off more than a quarter of its global video game and Internet division

By Shawn Knight
Mar 7, 2014
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  1. Disney on Thursday laid off more than a quarter of its global video game and Internet division, or around 700 employees. The decision is part of a major restructuring effort that also includes a shift in advertising strategy on the...

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  2. wastedkill

    wastedkill TS Evangelist Posts: 1,423   +350

    75% of those 700 employees were from playdom haha
  3. "as gamers have abruptly shifted from social platforms like Facebook to mobile games played on smartphones on tablets"

    Those would be casual "gamers" who don't care for consoles or a PC that is.

    I sure as hell dont play games on a screen as small as a tablet and/or a smartphone.
  4. lmike6453

    lmike6453 TS Enthusiast Posts: 100   +6

    I hear you on the Facebook games, but you wouldn't play GTA San Andreas on a Samsung Note 3 smartphone with a MOGA controller?

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