Volition Laid Off Its Staff Due To Poor Reception For Agents of Mayhem

Volition has laid off general manager Dam Cermak and dropped over 30 employees that are responsible for the action game set in the same world as long-running Saints Row series, Agents of Mayhem. The studio previously had around 200 workers.

Volition has not make any announcement yet but different outlets are saying the info comes from various sources.
The publisher Deep Silver, and also parent company of Volition was disappointed with Agents of Mayhem’s sales resulting the layoffs after the launch of Agents of Mayhem.

The company was founded in 1996 and later purchased by publisher THQ in 2000. During its time, Volition introduced a steady flow of games and may be a cherished game studio as a result of its Saints Row series, however it is normal for reputable studio to axe their employees if the game is not popular with the gaming community.

Related posts

Dark Souls: Remastered For Nintendo Switch Releases In October

Dark Souls: Remastered For Nintendo Switch Releases In October


Dark Souls: Remastered For Nintendo Switch Releases In October

Publisher Bandai Namco and developer From Software has announced that Dark Souls: Remastered and The Solaire of Astora amiibo is coming to Nintendo Switch on October 19. Dark Souls: Remastered allows players to return to an ancient world sinking inexorably into darkness as the Age of Fire...

Heavy Sniper Rifle Making Its Way Into Fortnite

Heavy Sniper Rifle Making Its Way Into Fortnite


Heavy Sniper Rifle Making Its Way Into Fortnite

Epic Games has officially announced through its in-game news segment that the Heavy Sniper Rifle is set to be added into the game. The rifle that resembles the Barrett sniper rifle could cause massive amount of damage in a single shot against wood, stone and even metal structures. The...

Get Insurgency on Steam For Free

Get Insurgency on Steam For Free


Get Insurgency on Steam For Free

New World Interactive's Insurgency team-based shooter is currently being offered on Steam for free for the next two days. Insurgency: Sandstorm will be out on September 18 and the publisher is giving out the original Insurgency for everyone to try. Insurgency is a multiplayer tactical...

Leave a comment