Superbot Entertinament, the developer of PlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale has been hit by layoffs. The exact number of employees let go is unknown at this point, but Sony has confirmed that the layoffs did actually happen in their official release regarding the situation:
“SCEA can confirm that SuperBot Entertainment did make a reduction in their workforce today. The studio and SCEA remain committed to supporting PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale post launch, including developing the title’s forthcoming DLC releases in the coming months. The first character pack (including Kat from Gravity Rush and Emmett Graves from Starhawk) will be available for download on February 12 and will be free for the first two weeks. We’ll be sharing news of additional upcoming content soon.”
More information on the studio itself can be found below.
SuperBot Entertainment, Inc. is a fresh, new independent game studio located in way cool Culver City, California. We are an exclusive developer for Sony Computer Entertainment America and are currently in production of PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale.
SuperBot’s exceptional – yet humble – crew is comprised of long-time industry veterans and creative powerhouses who have worked on some of the most groundbreaking and successful titles the games industry has ever seen. Our passion, drive, and creative culture propel us to think outside the box and push the envelope in every facet of what we do.
We’re really excited about lots of cool things, and we’re glad you stopped by to visit us. Please feel free to browse our site to learn more about SuperBot Entertainment, and come back often. We’ll be updating frequently this year.
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