Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
February 12, 2016
arrowPress Releases
February 12, 2016
PR Newswire
View All






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


EA Confirms Closure of  Dead Space  Contributor Visceral Melbourne
EA Confirms Closure of Dead Space Contributor Visceral Melbourne
September 20, 2011 | By Mike Rose

September 20, 2011 | By Mike Rose
Comments
    3 comments
More: Console/PC, Business/Marketing



Electronic Arts has confirmed that it has closed Dead Space contributor Visceral Melbourne, as the studio currently has no active projects to undertake.

Reports last week suggested that Visceral Melbourne, sister studio of Redwood Shores-headquartered Visceral, would be closed this week, following the cancellation of a major project that had been in development for three years.

EA has now confirmed with news site MCV that Visceral Games has indeed be closed down, with staff given the option to find roles elsewhere at the company.

"With no active project in development at that location, weve decided to close the Visceral Melbourne office," said an EA spokesperson.

"They are talented individuals and may find other roles elsewhere in EA, if they choose. EA continues to maintain its mobile studios in Melbourne which are both thriving and hiring."

Dead Space 2 was released at the start of the year, and received critical acclaim from the press.


Related Jobs

Big Fish Games
Big Fish Games — Seattle, Washington, United States
[02.11.16]

Senior Economy Designer
Hangar 13
Hangar 13 — Novato, California, United States
[02.11.16]

Dev QA Tester â Temporary
Insomniac Games
Insomniac Games — Burbank , California, United States
[02.11.16]

Sr Character TD
Insomniac Games
Insomniac Games — Burbank , California, United States
[02.11.16]

Combat Designer - Insomniac Games









Loading Comments

loader image