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Former Limestones CCO Aleksey Nehoroshkin: “It’s about how normal people are mistreated and it’s about how creativity is exploited around the world”
Yesterday, Aeon Must Die! developer Limestone Games published a press release denying transgressions alleged by the team of its former employees. One of them, the studio’s former Chief Creative Officer Aleksey Nehoroshkin, talked to Game World Observer.
IGDA Estonia on conflict around Aeon Must Die!: “We’re conducting an independent investigation”
The Estonian chapter of the International Game Developers Association (IGDA) talked to Game World Observer about the situation around Aeon Must Die! The development team behind the title accuse the employer, Limestone Games, of unbearable work conditions, manipulation and corruption.
Marianna Krjakvina, Executive Vice President at IGDA Estonia, answered our questions.
Marianna Krjakvina, Executive Vice President at IGDA EstoniaWhat does IGDA Estonia think about the situation?
Lawyer hired by Aeon Must Die! devs: “The former dev team does not see any realistic opportunity to work at Limestone Games ever again”
Last Thursday, side-scrolling beat-’em-up Aeon Must Die! was unveiled during PlayStation’s State of Play event to immediately become another workplace horror story plaguing the industry.
World War Z generated 42% of publisher’s total revenue in first fiscal quarter
World War Z zombie shooter dramatically boosted revenue growth for Focus Home Interactive in the first fiscal quarter. The game developed by Saber Interactive is responsible for 42% of the publisher’s earnings for the period.