Call of Duty developer Treyarch Studios has lastly damaged its silence on the continuing Activision Blizzard allegations, which have spurred high-profile lawsuits and departures, stating that it has “no room” for any form of office misconduct.
Price mentioning that the harrowing allegations that surfaced earlier this 12 months, and proceed to return up, cowl all the firm and contains allegations towards Treyarch’s personal administration as nicely. Nevertheless, particular person studios have kept away from commenting on the fiasco so far, with official statements largely coming by way of CEO Bobby Kotick’s PR machine.
In a press release launched on Twitter, Treyarch mentioned that each one it needs to do is make video video games for folks to get pleasure from, and won’t tolerate sexism, harassment, racism, bigotry, discrimination, or bullying of any type. Going ahead, the developer will endeavor to create an inclusive, protected, and wholesome surroundings for its staff.
The total assertion reads:
Our aim as a studio is to make superior video games for the world to get pleasure from. Having the privilege to pursue the endeavor is made attainable due to Treyarch’s folks: we’re a studio comprised of good, gifted, world-class inventive professionals who search to carry out at our greatest. Our tradition has no room for sexism, harassment, racism, bigotry, discrimination, or bullying. As we transfer ahead, offering a protected, various, inclusive working surroundings so that each one could thrive shall be our highest precedence. Everybody at Treyarch is drawn to sport improvement as a result of we possess a deep love for the artistry of video video games and the magic that may create moments that matter. It is a second that issues and it begins by being higher.
Right here’s hoping Treyarch comes by way of on its promise.