Square Enix Layoffs in Los Angeles

A number of Square Enix employees have lost their jobs today.

A company representative stated that “we can confirm that Square Enix’s Los Angeles office has eliminated a number of positions as part of the corporate restructuring announced last week. This is an unfortunate situation and we are offering assistance and severance packages to any employees affected by this, we want to thank them for their hard work and sincerely wish them well in the future.”

There was no specified number of laid off individuals and no mention if any other company location will be affected or not.

What do you think of this unfortunate turn of events?