The company alleges that it made the decision to upgrade the contract for hundreds of employees.
Activision dominates the news due to the blizzard Harassment cases, A series of situations from which Bobby Kodik was fully aware, The company’s decisions regarding other areas put it back into focus. Last week, it was released New wave of layoffs Among testers Raven software, A studio owned by Activision, but the rest of the staff did not stand idly by at the event and Have begun the struggle.
We are converting about 500 temporary employees into full-time employeesActivision BlizzardAs reported Bloomberg, Until the workers do not disperse the struggle Restoration of their peers, Who were part of the quality industry and involved in the development of sports Call of Duty: Warzone. It not only responds to fired employees, but also acts as an attack on the idea Do without too many workersWell, it is unknown at this time what he will do after leaving the post.
For its part, Activision has spoken of the blizzard Polygon The following is the response to this situation: “Activision Publishing is increasing its overall investment in its growth and operational resources. We are changing the approximate. 500 temporary employees In the full-time staff in the coming months. Unfortunately, as part of this change, we have announced that their contracts will not be extended to the 20 temporary studio employees.
As Bloomberg journalist Jason Schreier recalls, it remains to be seen how this dilemma of shifting workers against the Activision blizzard will unfold, as the North American video game arena does not usually have collective action. For its part, Activision Blizzard Is in recession, Because administrators are inactive on complaints of abuse and Lack of effective measures Has led the company The stock market is down 25% In the last month.