Activision Blizzard’s new round of layoffs will affect its European Distribution Office

Activision Blizzard will carry out a new round of layoffs, which will affect its European distribution office.

Consultation is currently underway in the regional offices of France, Germany, the Netherlands, the Netherlands and the Netherlands. according to GI.biz According to the report, Activision Blizzard is planning to integrate its European distribution business into the UK. Layoffs will not affect any development studio, customer support or operations.

Activision Blizzard's new round of layoffs will affect its European Distribution Office

Activision in a GI.biz The reason for the layoffs is that more and more players are choosing to “play connected games in digital form,” the company said in a statement.

A representative of the company said: “we have shared with the European team our plans for how we will develop as an organization, how we will adapt to this change to serve our players and best position for the future growth of the region.”

“We will take a wide range of measures to support all employees and to alleviate transition difficulties for colleagues who may be affected by these proposed changes.”

Last year, Activision Blizzard closed its offices in France and the Netherlands and cut its offices in the Asia Pacific region.

Earlier this week, Activision Blizzard fired 50 employees from its E-sports team, affecting the people behind the watch vanguard and call of duty leagues. The decision is to prepare the company for the future of online games replacing live broadcasting.