Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
January 22, 2017
arrowPress Releases






If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:


More high-profile EA departures, as Chillingo founders leave
More high-profile EA departures, as Chillingo founders leave
January 6, 2014 | By Mike Rose

January 6, 2014 | By Mike Rose
Comments
    1 comments
More: Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet, Business/Marketing



Chillingo today confirmed that founders Chris Byate and Joe Wee have left the company, providing more high-profile departures for parent company Electronic Arts.

Byate and Wee founded Chillingo as a video game publisher back in 2005, and the company was acquired by EA in 2010.

Now a Chillingo rep has confirmed the duo's departure, although Gamasutra was told there is no further information being given at this time.

This is the latest in a string of big names leaving EA studios. PopCap co-founders Dave Roberts and Jason Kapalka are leaving the company this week, while Criterion Games co-founders Alex Ward and Fiona Sperry also left recently.


Related Jobs

Crate Entertainment
Crate Entertainment — Boston Area (work remotely), Massachusetts, United States
[01.22.17]

Graphics / Engine Programmer
Skydance Interactive
Skydance Interactive — Marina Del Rey, California, United States
[01.20.17]

Lead Environment Artist
Cryptic Studios
Cryptic Studios — Los Gatos, California, United States
[01.20.17]

Software Engineer (all levels)
Immersion
Immersion — San Jose, California, United States
[01.20.17]

Staffing Coordinator & Receptionist









Loading Comments

loader image