NCSoft lays off staff at Iron Tiger Studios


Korean games publisher NCSoft has announced that it is laying off an undisclosed number of staff members at Iron Tiger Studios, its San Mateo-based mobile games developer.

Iron Tiger Studios had been working on an unannounced game. Speaking to VentureBeat, an NCSoft representative confirmed that the company has made some lay-offs at iron Tiger Studios and added: “I can confirm that NCSoft is reshaping Iron Tiger Studios and is in the process of transitioning development to a third-party for a mobile title.”

The NCSoft spokesperson also confirmed that Iron Tiger Studios will continue to be involved with Aion: Legions of War, despite the redundancies. We’ll bring you further news on Iron Tiger Studios as it arrives, but in the meantime, you might want to keep an eye on NCSoft’s site.