Junction Point Hit with Massive Layoffs

By Matthew Jay

January 24, 2011

Epic Mickey developer Junction Point has been hit with massive layoffs. Of their staff of about 700 people, CNBC reports that “as many as half” of their employees have been fired. This is in addition to Disney closing down Propaganda, developers of Tron: Legacy.

Gamasutra reports that they’ve been told Warren Spector, director of Epic Mickey still works there. A spokesman for the developer declined to comment due to being “affected” by the layoffs.

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Matthew Jay

Contributing writer for DualShockers, Matthew Jay is a comedy writer involved with the Philadelphia comedy scene. When he's not on stage trying to convince a room full of strangers to like him in under 3 minutes he likes to play and write about video games. Especially weird ones.

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