Former Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime announced
he has started a game company, Dreamhaven.
Michael Chu, who spent 20 years with Blizzard, is the
latest big name to leave. The former lead writer of
Overwatch announced his departure in March 2020.
Some have speculated that this is due to the
cost-cutting measures that Activision’s
increasing influence has had on the company.
pushing its employees to produce
more games with less money.
This approach is a far cry from
the old Blizzard of yesteryear .
that would indefinitely
delay games that were deemed
unsatisfactory or cancel them outright.
“Dreamhaven is hopefully like a
beacon to the rest of the industry,”
Morhaime told the Washington Post.
Dreamhaven has not announced
any titles in development yet