The employees of Blizzard Versailles they are not there and after the announcement of the closure of their offices by Activision Blizzard they organized themselves into a big one mass strike together with three French workers' unions.
Unions representing Blizzard employees in France have called for a strike tomorrow to protest against the closure project of the Versailles office.#KEEPVERSAILLESOPEN #Blizzard #BlizzardFrance pic.twitter.com/Oj03P1mefn
- Thilwen (@Thilwen) October 13, 2020
According to this document issued by CGT, SPECIS-UNSA e CFE-CGC, Activision has already tried to cut more than 130 seats in recent years, an operation interrupted twice by the French court, and which has subsequently decided to worsen the working conditions of its employees, putting workers' lives at risk.
In addition, the three unions believe they send home 285 employees during a historical period like this he is not alone absurd, but also a pretext for circumvent European taxes subsequently going to open a new studio a Londonin the United Kingdom.