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Report: Mass Layoffs Hit Eidos

Report: Mass Layoffs Hit Eidos

SCi, the parent company of Tomb Raider publisher Eidos, got a cash injection from its investment buddies at Warner Bros., the company announced today. The $US120 million bailout is good news for SCi, but not so much for Eidos, as 1UP writes today that “sources have informed 1UP that Eidos’s…

Market Losses Hurt Games Companies Too, You Know

Market Losses Hurt Games Companies Too, You Know

Thanks to a shaky US economy, global stocks are taking a swan dive. Doesn’t affect you? Maybe not directly, but remember, platform holders and publishers are almost all publicly-held companies. And surely you care about them, at least in an impersonal, “oh, that’s a shame” kind of way. Anyways, in…

Ubi Snubs Lara

Ubi Snubs Lara

Ubisoft confirmed today that they were at one time interesting in picking up Lara Croft publisher SCi, but are now totally over her the company and want nothing to do with purchasing it. “Ubisoft has no intention to make an offer and will not make an offer on SCi.” Ubisoft…