Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance

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Telltale Games employees were surprised when CEO Pete Hawley announced the closure of the company at a staff-wide meeting. One employee, a source told Kotaku, had been working until 3 AM the night before with no inkling that the studio was about to let them and over 200 other employees

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The more you hear about the details, the more unconscionable it becomes. The industry is broken. It doesn't just ne…
I've been through it three times. That's why I'm a freelancer now (and quite honestly I'm on the verge of giving th…
Wow, can't believe @telltalegames is actually closing, 100s of overworked staff laid off without severance pay. Ho…
This shit makes me so goddamn angry
Telltale update: at least one ex-employee has filed a class action complaint against the studio for violating Calif…
I fully approve of this.
If This is true, then I hope that All those developers are already finding news jobs. Working to 3AM and Then being…
Can't say I'm suprised.
This only applies if the studio had 75+ employees. If it did, I hope they win only because they had a responsibilit…
the way this closure was handled is fucking infuriating.
This is depressing and horrible. I feel so bad for all those hard-working employees who were so mistreated.
Telltale employees left stunned by company closure and no severance:
اینو خوندم نظرم عوض شد! :)) بعضی اعضا تا نصف شب و حتی آخر هفته روی پروژه کار می‌کردن و حالا با تعطیلی استودیو خبری…
Sadly, companies have to shut down sometimes. A good business knows this is going to happen far enough in advance t…
Any director of a company who doesn't keep *at least* enough money put aside in the coffers for staff severance, fo…
"Employee's will remember this."
As a person who has been a victim of a layoff i the past this sounds all too familiar.
Pero hay gente que insiste en que los videojuegos son arte. Lol.
Telltale employees left stunned by company closure and no severance
I know this is common for digital artists in the movie industry, I hope it's not as pervasive in the game industry…
It pained me to read this. I hope everyone learns something from this.
All signs point to the closure of Telltale being, specifically, a failure of management and leadership.…
Every single person who was ever in charge of financials at #Telltale should be required to pay the severance packa…
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance “Don’t work overtime unl…
No Telltale sign at all.
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance via @kotaku
If anyone is wondering why I'm being distracted by Telltale since Friday, this article sums it up. I started their…
this is heartbreaking and must have been/must still be so terrifying...
"work in games!" they said....
Welcome to the real world
If you're ever wondering why the VFX industry is such a shit show, I present Example A: Real life is getting fucke…
@DoctorMogul @maurotripaldi los dejaron a todos en la calle sin garparles un carajo, les sacaron todas las pensione…
No severance, 30 minutes to pack up and leave. Disgusted and hurt to see this happening to the people that made one…
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance via @kotaku. #TelltaleJobs
furious for what happened to these devs, and yet so impressed by the solidarity of these coworkers to one another w…
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance via @kotaku
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance<em></em> via @kotaku
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance
After reading this, the way Telltale handled this employee fiasco was a disaster. Even a lawsuit has been filed alr…
Y algo que se apunta en el artículo, que Telltale ha violado la ley con esos despidos sin preaviso y que se les va…
Horrible lo que paso a los empleados de Telltale Games, escritores, artistas y colegas programadores. Hay que ser…
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance #gamedevelopment #thewalkingdead #telltalegames
@starmacchi Which part? This class action lawsuit news is here: People are posting stuff i…
This makes me want to scream until my throat bleeds
#UnionizeVideoGames
Everyone asks why I don't want to go into the game industry. This is why:
This is why videogame and tech industry workers need to unionize. Working hard for long hours only to be suddenly l…
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance via @kotaku
This is why you clock out promptly at 5, schedule your vacation at the beginning of the year, and don't put in a mi…
This is an honest question, for video game devs: Are there examples of decade+ old successfully run studios? I’m…
Ganz übel
@TheEliJordan @CrayTreyVids Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance<em></em> via @kotaku
Here's another piece on #TelltaleGames. It's also another lesson that there's life beyond working, people.
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance
Not telltale, why did it have to be them.
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance - Kotaku…
Telltale Employees Left Stunned by Company Closure, No Severance Article URL:
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance via @kotaku - getting ever…
- This is terrible and should make everyone realize (including myself) that it can happen to anyone.
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance [UPDATE]
Quem diria, a Telltale fechar assim do nada!
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance
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Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance<em></em> via @kotaku
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance
Wow, what kind of a shitstain of a company does this to its employees?
Telltale Employees Left Stunned by Company Closure, No Severance
FOLKS COMPANIES DO NOT CARE ABOUT WORKERS NEVER HAVE NEVER WILL.. UNLESS YOU HAVE A STRONG UNION TO PROTECT YOU WIL…
Horrible to see a once-great studio treat its employees so poorly. Not cool.
Telltale Employees Left Stunned by Company Closure, No Severance
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance #Telltale #gamedev #TelltaleMemories…
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance via @kotaku
Holy crap! #TelltaleGames just fucked up
Telltale Employees Left Stunned by Company Closure, No Severance
I hope Telltale does right by their employees. Here's the article I read if you're interested.
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance [UPDATE] via @kotaku
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance
Ugh. A sad story of when talented people have poor management.
Telltale Games employees were surprised when CEO announced the closure of the company at a staff-wide meeting. Ove…
@samiii3103 @telltalegames nah they were cut loose in a not so nice manor:
A reminder: - companies don't give a shit about you and will take advantage - only do overtime if you get paid…
I had early stage interviews with Telltale Games a few years ago, and I don’t think either side thought there was a…
@Aaron__VR @Pixelpaj @decetre @A_Goransson Det är "a skeleton crew of 25 to finish off work on a final project" kva…
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance [UPDATE] #referencias #ifttt #feedly
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance:
Telltale Employees Left Stunned by Company Closure, No Severance
@jamgregory Pretty much...also an interesting background read...
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance [UPDATE]
It's always a slow tick in my heart whenever I hear companies closing and mass layoffs...
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance<em></em> via @kotaku
📢 Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance via @kotaku
A reminder: Don't work to death for a company... Not worth it. #Telltalegames
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance ༄ Screenshot: The Walki…
Capitalist swine.
Another sad story of shady dealings & artists now out with no severance.
PLEASE, gaming people, unionize, i dare you after complaining about 50-75hr work weeks ending in unfinished release…
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance [Update]
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance<em></em> via @kotaku
Wow, what a shitstorm. These poor people.
Telltale Employees Left Stunned by Company Closure, No Severance ()
This is fucking sad. And once again, employees in the games industry find themselves screwed over with not recourse…
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance. via @kotaku
@kessicabersamin Look at this. :( I feel so bad for the people at Telltalle Games because we both know what it feel…
...why? Telltale, why? You treated your employees piss poor and then just tell them, "Hey we're closing, you have 3…
Huge update re: #TelltaleJobs via @Kotaku #TelltaleGames
#Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance
you gotta have real, intense passion to work in the video game industry because it's basically the worst. i worked…
What...the hell?! This is messed up... ☹️😞 Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance<em></e…
“Don’t work overtime unless you’re paid for it, y’all. Protect your health. Companies don’t care about you.”
#Telltale Employees Left Stunned by #Company Closure, No #Severance
"One employee, a source told Kotaku, had been working until 3 AM the night before with no inkling that the studio w…
Small businesses everywhere closing. HOW DOES IT #MAGA when a company overnight cuts 200 jobs by CLOSING? Telltal…
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance #TelltaleMemories #Telltale #TelltaleGames…
😭😭😭
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance via @kotaku
@telltalegames No warning or severance?
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance
.@TelltaleGames Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance
Telltale Employees Left Stunned By Company Closure, No Severance<em></em> via @kotaku
Vēl viens piemērs kāpēc spēļizstrādes industrija (un, varbūt arī ASV) ir slikta vieta, kur strādāt - "Tell Tale" ma…

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