It seems that Sony is by laying off staff at PlayStation Visual Artsthe internal studio that takes care of supporting the production of various exclusive projects in the field of animation.
He thought about giving the news John Borba, ormai ex project manager in PlayStation Visual Artswho intervening are LinkedIn he made it known that he had been sent home together with other colleagues. Borba explains that Sony would have started an internal restructuring process of the studio due to the overhaul of a massive triple-A multiplayer project. Even without mentioning it explicitly, it is possible that Borba is referring to the sector multiplayer di The Last of Us: Parte II.
“The industry is tightening its belt everywhere,” Borba wrote. “I ended up like a lot of other people did.” That of PlayStation Visual Arts employees is in fact a destiny that unites hundreds of developers in this period: just a few days ago we reported the news of layoffs at Relic Entertainmentbut staff cuts are also involving Electronic Arts, Deviation Games and many other companies.