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@  Haloween Fol... : (18 October 2018 - 03:07 PM) Aw not me :(((
@  Yash Slingin... : (18 October 2018 - 12:54 PM) and uh, I'll also take PWN
@  Yash Slingin... : (18 October 2018 - 12:54 PM) Ok well I pick Twin for my team
@  Twinreaper : (18 October 2018 - 06:38 AM) We don't talk aboutt he impending Civil War...
@  UNSC Spartan-II : (18 October 2018 - 03:03 AM) I feel a civil war brewing.
@  343iBot : (17 October 2018 - 08:49 PM) Welcome to the forums, Chipperton! :welcome: View Chipperton's Profile
@  Drizzy_Death : (17 October 2018 - 04:28 PM) Sorry guys I opened the page and was busy right from the get-go
@  Melody : (17 October 2018 - 04:24 PM) :shuriken:
@  I_Make_Big_Boo : (17 October 2018 - 02:15 PM) We know you exist Driznit, you can't hide from us
@  Vitamin Pwn : (17 October 2018 - 12:27 PM) https://media.giphy....yCn2U/giphy.gif
@  Vitamin Pwn : (17 October 2018 - 11:56 AM) drizzy i see you on!
@  Jack Da Ripper : (17 October 2018 - 06:29 AM) Heyo
@  UNSC Spartan-II : (17 October 2018 - 06:23 AM) Yoshi don't encourage them.
@  UNSC Spartan-II : (17 October 2018 - 06:23 AM) Mornings at 343ICF with SD and Vitamin Pwn.
@  Vitamin Pwn : (17 October 2018 - 02:08 AM) ok you first
@  I_Make_Big_Boo : (17 October 2018 - 02:06 AM) Yeah, let's die
@  Vitamin Pwn : (16 October 2018 - 09:45 PM) Did somebody say die? Now your speaking my language.
@  Yash Slingin... : (16 October 2018 - 07:54 PM) It’s really not all that bad
@  Yash Slingin... : (16 October 2018 - 07:54 PM) Then we all die
@  I_Make_Big_Boo : (16 October 2018 - 07:41 PM) What if I don't wanna

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  1. Activision Facing A 5% Layoff Despite "Reco...

    The cut in staff is alleged to be about 5% of the workforce, which is monumental after such a carefree conference. Activision Publishing is allegedly the only branch applying these layoffs, with Blizzard and MLG notably not affected. Developers Infinity Ward, Beenox, and Treyarch took the brunt of the hit, with around 20 people laid off at Infinity Ward, the developers of the latest entry in the Call of Duty franchise, Infinite Warfare.

    This also comes after Activision’s CEO stated that he felt Infinite Warfare did not resonate with fans, and promised a return to form in 2017. Activision reported a “better-than-expected” fourth quarter, citing record sales numbers. Their line-up for 2017 so far looks precariously slim, with only two main titles, Destiny 2 and Call of Duty, gracing the market so far.

    Source: Kotaku.com

  2. Nearly 18,000 Job Layoffs Anticipated at Microsoft

    Microsoft recently announced that unfortunately after the recent acquisition of Nokia, 18,000 employees will be fired and forced into unemployment within the next year, the majority in the Nokia department but some in the Xbox department as well.

    If you hadn't heard, Microsoft recently bought out and adopted the Nokia brand of phones and electronics for 72 Billion USD, and they will be laying off a large amount of employees, though the number wasn't expected to be this large. GameSpot.com reports that Microsoft has revealed that the number is right at 18,000 jobs being affected. About 13,000 of these are in Nokia, but the Xbox Marketing Team will also be affected heavily. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella did say that new jobs would be opened up, not stating how many, and that employees will be offered some basic assistance in finding new employment opportunities. This is the largest layoff event in the history of Microsoft, making about a 14% cut into the total amount of 100,000 or so employees. Investors surprisingly had a positive response in the first hours, however the stock quickly dropped soon after. More details will be made available soon, and I will update the article when we receive news.

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    Leave your response to the layoffs below, and what you think Microsoft should do specifically to help it's laid off employees. Thanks for reading guys, see you next time.