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TinyBuild shuts Versus Evil, lays off 13

December 22, 2023 4:08 PM

Eville is among Versus Evil’s video games.

Image Credit: Versus Evil

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TinyBuild is the current business to handle a difficult market as it closed down indie video game publisher Versus Evil and laid off 13 personnel.

The business revealed the shutdown today and workers required to social networks, stating that all the personnel had actually been cut today, prior to the vacations.

The layoffs come soon after basic supervisor Steve Escalante left Versus Evil, which was established in 2013 and released the title The Banner Saga and Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire.

Versus Evil’s previous owner Stall Proof had actually formerly taken legal action against TinyBuild over payment of earnouts which belonged to a purchase arrangement when TinyBuild got Versus Evil in 2021.

Today I discovered tinyBuild chose to end Versus Evil.

Laid off 3 days before Christmas and I’m in shock …

It’s difficult to take into words the unhappiness I feel over my forced departure from a neighborhood I’ve been lucky to lead and grow the past 2 years.


— MissHenley (@MissHenleyTV) December 22, 2023

As an outcome of a settlement, TinyBuild paid $3.5 million and legal expenses to settle the claims. A number of Versus Evil titles had actually been postponed beyond this year and TinyBuild stated it was going to miss its monetary targets.

TinyBuild stated today it had a handle Atari for a financial investment round, and it stated it was trying to raise $14 million because round. The financing hasn’t closed.

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