The Intercept Games team will be fired in a month

May 29, 2024 by No Comments

Following Take-Two Interactive’s cost-cutting measures, the company’s CEO, Strauss Zelnik, denied that Intercept Games – the developer behind Kerbal Space Program 2 – had closed. However, he declined to comment on Take-Two Interactive will be Shut down Intercept Games at other studios.

Now, posts have surfaced on social media claiming that the team at Intercept Games will be made redundant by June 28, 2024. weeks ago, Bloomberg obtained the documentation Take-Two shows Roll7 proposing to close the studio – but these notes make no mention of Intercept.

‘one more time’

in A post on LinkedInThe Intercept’s Quinn Duffy posted the following:

‘Okay, here we go again.

The team at Intercept Games will be disbanded on June 28 so that the great group can look for their new roles. i will

I got to know the designers very well in my very short time there. These are some amazingly smart and talented people and I’m glad to vouch for their qualities. And I can say the same about other departments – nice people across the board.

Kerbal Space Program 2 is a fun game, deeply engaging and gorgeous even in its early access state, and I hope you get a chance to check it out.’

In 2020, Take-Two Interactive launched Intercept Games in Seattle, Washington. The team was responsible for envisioning the development of Kerbal Space Program 2, which review-bombed on Steam following news of the studio’s closure. It has a recent review rating with many comments suggesting the team was fired by Take-Two Interactive.

It is the latest in a long line of shutdowns in the industry that has led to the layoff of nearly 20,000 workers since early 2023.

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