EA Montreal is restructuring its workforce. Some individuals are being moved to digital projects, including mobile and social games, while others will be dismissed.
"These are routine changes which address the cyclical nature of the game industry," an EA spokesperson told GI.biz
. "A very small number of employees will be impacted – many will be assigned to new projects at EA, others will leave the company."
Just last week, EA told Joystiq that it's growing and plans to hire hundreds this year
. EA expects headcount to be up by the end of 2012.