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    The Entire Raven Software QA Unionization Timeline: The Story So Far

    On December 5, 2021, Activision Blizzard laid off “at least a dozen” quality assurance contractors from the Call of Duty studio Raven Software. The team was shocked by these developments, given that many of the QA testers on the team were now out of a job after being promised increased wages and...
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    'Soft-Spoken Blackmail': Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Devs Reportedly Forced to Crunch

    Developers of LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga can now see light at the end of the tunnel due to the game's new release date, but a new report sheds light on how developers dealt with extensive crunch at TT Games to get the game out the door. A new report from Polygon details the issues...
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    Ubisoft Is Grappling With a 'Great Exodus' of Talent

    At a time when many industries are suffering from waves of resignations as employees seek better pay and working conditions in the midst of a global pandemic, Ubisoft in particular appears to be dealing with unnaturally high turnover. According to a new report from Axios, Ubisoft has seen...
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    Raven Software Walkout Over Recent Layoffs Gains Support From Blizzard and Other Activision Employees

    Activision Blizzard is currently facing serious ongoing allegations of harassment and mistreatment of marginalized workers. To learn more, please visit our timeline as well as our in-depth report on the subject. On Monday, December 6, members of the Raven Software QA team announced it will...
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    Bungie Removes Controversial Employee Contract Clause As It Promises to Improve Workplace Diversity

    Bungie has published a blog from the company’s CEO Pete Parsons outlining steps the Destiny 2 developer is taking to improve Diversity & Inclusion at the workplace, including removing a controversial employee contract clause. In a lengthy blog post, Parsons discussed how Bungie has reacted to...
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    Activision Blizzard Employees File NLRB Suit Accusing Company of Union Busting, Intimidation

    Employees of Activision Blizzard under the banner of the ABK Workers Alliance, with the support of the Communication Workers of America guild (CWA), have filed an unfair labor practice suit with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) alleging the company has engaged in union-busting and...