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Gearbox cuts 25 jobs amidst rumours of cancellation of Aliens: Colonial Marines

By on November 21, 2008

Shacknews reports that Gearbox has made up to 26 staff redundant, following rumours that Sega has cancelled Aliens: Colonial Marines.

CEO Randy Pitchford has subsequently stated that to say it has “halted” is an “inaccurate characterization.”

26 jobs added to the Job Loss Tracker.

About Nicholas Lovell

Nicholas is the founder of Gamesbrief, a blog dedicated to the business of games. It aims to be informative, authoritative and above all helpful to developers grappling with business strategy. He is the author of a growing list of books about making money in the games industry and other digital media, including How to Publish a Game and Design Rules for Free-to-Play Games, and Penguin-published title The Curve: thecurveonline.com