Oh Hi, We Haven’t Had Depressing Posts Like This In A While SOE lays off 35 people this morning. Firaxis lays off 20 last week, as a thank you for soon to be shipping Civ 5. Rockstar lays off 40 this morning as a thank you for shipping Red Dead Redemption. Good to see that performance is still rewarded. July 15, 2010 by Scott Jennings Uncategorized You may also like... Answering Tom Chick: Five Easy Pieces And One Snide One Save The Cheerleader, Spam the World The original name, “The Forever War”, was already taken.