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IGN see mass layoffs, will see the closure of 1UP, Gamespy and UGO

IGN experience editorial layoffs, sees the closure of 1UP, UGO and GameSpy

| Business, Financial & Legal News | Posted: Feb 22, 2013 9:35 am

It looks like IGN have been slammed with mass editorial layoffs today, which will see 1UP, UGO and Gamespy shutting down. A company spokesperson told Joystiq:

 

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We are focusing on our two flagship brands, IGN and AskMen. Unfortunately, as a result, we have made the decision to close sites and restructure our teams accordingly.

 

What now? There's only a few big gaming sites out there now - what are your thoughts on that?

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