Media agency Vice has let go of a number of staff this week, throughout its video games vertical Waypoint and know-how arm Motherboard.
Among the many employees let go are former Motherboard employees writers Gita Jackson and Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai, and former viewers growth supervisor Rachel Decide.
Each Franceschi-Bicchierai and Decide had been working throughout Waypoint and Motherboard for seven years, whereas Jackson joined Motherboard in 2020.
The layoffs are the newest in a string of video games media redundancies in the previous couple of weeks.
September noticed editorial layoffs at Future Publishing regardless of excessive income projections for the fiscal 12 months, and a spherical of redundancies at Tencent-owned video games web site Fanbyte Media.
Gaming discuss present G4TV additionally reportedly noticed between 20 and 30 employees let go final month, in line with Kotaku.
In July, Vox Media dismissed 39 staff throughout a number of publications together with video games web site Polygon, on account of ‘financial uncertainty.’