In the wake of 38 Studios letting go all of its staff, development studios in the Providence region and beyond have reached out to offer jobs to those affected by the layoffs. An overwhelming number of developers from the US and Canada took to Twitter earlier today to extend job offers to former 38 Studios staff.
In the wake of 38 Studios letting go all of its staff, development studios in the Providence region and beyond have reached out to those affected by the layoffs to advertise vacant positions.
An overwhelming number of developers from the US and Canada took to Twitter earlier today to advertise and extend job offers to former 38 Studios staff.
Games and technology writer Alex Rubens compiled an extensive list of studios with vacant game development positions, which can be viewed here.
Among the gaming and tech companies in Rhode Island extending job offers to former 38 Studios staff include:
Splitwise – an app-development studio working on a tool for splitting expenses
Andera – a start-up that creates software for fraud prevention and online customer acquisition
In the states neighboring Rhode Island and Baltimore, Maryland, where a studio owned by 38 Studios, Big Huge Games, was also shuttered, the following companies have advertised positions:
Disrupt Beam – a social and mobile game development studio
Fire Hose Games – A developer working on a PSN title
Harmonix – The studio behind the likes of Rockband and Dance Central
Irrational Games – The studio behind Bioshock Infinite
Metaversal Studios – a mobile and Facebook game developer
Plaor – a social game developer
Time Warner – The Warner Bros. Entertainment Group
An additional list of game development studios in Boston with positions available can be viewed here.
Three Rings – a game development studio with a location in Philadelphia
The full list operated by Alex Rubens is constantly being updated as more studios reach out to advertise their vacancies. We encourage developers to check the list frequently and we thank Alex for his efforts.