game workers unite
Paris-based developer Quantic Dream has had allegations of a deeply toxic work culture leveled against it in the past.
'League of Legends' developers walkout to protest the company’s use of forced arbitration to settle sexual harassment lawsuits.
If last year was a whisper, this year was a shout.
In a year filled with debate about work-life balance, crunch culture, and "passion," the first steps towards developer organization are finally being taken.
Most of the discussion around games and labor focuses on AAA developers. But indie game developers could also benefit from the added stability and workplace protections offered by organizing.
A concern-trolling panel at the Game Developers Conference was the catalyst that led workers to start organizing in a way they never have before.