Unity Announces Significant Workforce Reduction: Nearly 2,000 Employees to be Affected

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Just a few weeks after its most recent round of layoffs, Unity is once again reducing its workforce. Unity is the maker of a video game engine that is widely used in the video game industry. Under the old pricing scheme, indie developers who earn less than $100,000 per year would be able to use Unity for free. Bigger video game studios would have to pay $1,900 per user per year. And yet, that controversy had some wide-ranging consequences as many developers lost faith in the game engine company.