PopCap hopes that by laying off about 45 employees and becoming a “smaller, leaner” studio but this is a blow to the studio.
'This time a year ago, PopCap’s head count was 165. Based on that figure, the layoffs would be about 27 percent of its staff. When the studio was acquired by EA for as much as $1.3 billion in 2011, PopCap employed about 500 people.'.
They also have not released a game in a while.
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