Today has been a rough one for the games industry. Following massive layoffs at Sega
today, Sony has confirmed Zipper Interactive's closure
after it was rumored last week.
In a statement given to Game Informer
, a Sony representative stated the move was the "result of a normal cycle of resource re-alignment within SCE WWS." Though the studio has been shuttered, "Zipper titles MAG
, SOCOM 4
and Unit 13
will continue to be supported, including the new Daily Challenges in Unit 13