Sega has introduced it can make 121 redundancies at Firm of Heroes developer Relic Leisure.
Sega says it’s restructuring the studio to deal with core franchises, together with the Firm of Heroes collection. Firm of Heroes 3 launched on PC in February and arrives on consoles this month.
The Vancouver-based studio can also be identified for the Warhammer 40,000: Daybreak of Battle collection, and in 2021 it developed Age of Empires 4 for Microsoft.
Sega mentioned in an announcement: “At a time the place exterior components are impacting our trade greater than ever, the tough resolution to restructure has been made to make sure that most focus may be positioned on Relic’s core franchises.
“Sega is in a wholesome monetary place and stays totally dedicated to supporting and investing in Relic Leisure and the franchises it’s chargeable for, together with the critically acclaimed Firm of Heroes collection. We’re assured that following this needed restructure, the studio can be able of power to proceed delivering excellent experiences to gamers all around the world.
“Making selections like that is extremely tough, and as a studio that treasures its individuals and is pleased with the tradition it is grown, the main target is on supporting departing workers with profession transition companies and severance packages. We want to supply our sincerest thanks to every of them for the half they’ve performed in serving to Relic Leisure’s initiatives obtain international renown.”
Sega acquired Relic in 2013 following the chapter of its earlier father or mother firm, THQ. The enterprise was shaped in 1997.