All publications for 07.10.2021
Eidos Montreal becomes first AAA studio to adopt four-day workweek, hoping to eliminate unnecessary time
Eidos Montreal has announced its decision to shift to a four-day workweek. The company hopes that it will increase efficiency. The new schedule won’t affect the salaries or working conditions of employees.
Dutch antitrust regulator finds Apple app store payment policies anti-competitive
Following the investigation launched in 2019, the Netherlands’ Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) found that Apple has been abusing its market power by forcing devs to use its in-app payment system. The authority, however, has not yet published its decision, which is currently under legal review.
Randy Pitchford steps down as Gearbox Software president to focus on Gearbox films and TV series
There is a little reshuffle within the Gearbox Entertainment leadership, as Randy Pitchford has announced that he is stepping down from leading the company’s game development division. Instead, he will focus on TV and film adaptations of Gearbox games.