More gaming industry layoffs: THQ (THQI) has shuttered five of its sixteen gaming studios. Kotaku has a list of studios on the chopping block: Gone are Paradigm, Helixe, Locomotive, Sandblast Games, and Mass Media. But the cuts don’t stop there. THQ’s Juice Games lays off 30 to 40, and cuts have come to Illinois-based Volition as well:
We’ve contacted THQ asking how many of their approximately 1,600 employees have been let go; so far no word. Perhaps they’ll announce more during their earnings presentation on Wednesday.
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