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SEGA Cutting Jobs, Games

SEGA says it will be cutting jobs in North America and Europe and will be cancelling titles due to a downturn in business that's caused them to slash their financial projections for the year, reports GamesIndustry International. They have an announcement from SEGA to this effect, though this only details the IPs not being cut, leaving us to wonder what games will be cancelled. "We conducted detailed reviews of earnings projections for titles targeted toward the U.S. and European markets and decided to narrow down sales titles from the following period and after to strong IPs, such as 'Sonic the Hedgehog,' 'Football Manager', 'Total War' and 'Aliens' which are expected to continue posting solid earnings," reads the press release. "In accordance with this, we are canceling the development of some game software titles."

3. Re: SEGA Cutting Jobs, Games Mar 30, 2012, 21:22 TurdFergasun
it's what happens when you expect people to flock to 100 different dlc packs expecting all the people who've bought the original to spend the money that nobody has. now their profit outlook is much smaller than they probably predicted so it appears they've under performed, but the reality is ppl have $60 for a full game, and not $60 more hiding in the background to be pissed away on horse armor.  
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