Kaos Studios Closing Down
THQ’s Kaos Studios, creators of Frontlines Fuel of War and Homefront may be closing down.
[UPDATE]: THQ has confirmed it has made a “strategic realignment within its internal studio structure and is in the process of closing two locations: the company’s UK studio and Kaos studio in New York. THQ also confirmed it is in the process of closing its Digital Warrington studio in the UK. The Montreal studio will take over product development and overall creative management for the Homefront franchise. The Montreal studio actively collaborated with KAOS on Homefront.
The company continues to strengthen its internal creative development expertise and is actively hiring in many of its internal studios, including Montreal and Vancouver, Canada, as well as Austin, Texas. THQ’s UK studio and KAOS employees will have the opportunity to interview for open positions with the company globally.
Former level designer and writer Zach Wilson Tweeted some sad news about the future of Kaos Studios. Click on the picture to redirect to the actual Tweet.
He went on to say:
Assuming these rumors are true, at least the developers have jobs set up in the future. THQ confirmed future installments of Homefront, but with the studio possibly closing down what does this mean for the future? We will keep you posted as the story unveils.