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Updated Jul. 1, 2021

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200 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good environment to work and work life balance(in 21 reviews)

  • "Also - I was happy with the work/life balance for years, even though it was terribly unhealthy(in 15 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "The work/life balance was a Pro for me, but it is likely a Con for you(in 14 reviews)

  • "Long hours, work to be taken home(in 16 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      QA

      Mar. 20, 2018 - QA Tester in Oakville, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great team easy going fun. Supportive team with chances to advance and work together collaborate across the departments. Fun atmosphere

      Cons

      Long hours with no overtime paid. Must wait for yearly bonus. Working in an office open space can be tense at times

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      4 people found this review helpful
    2. 1.0
      Current Employee

      Very long hours minimum pay

      Dec. 18, 2020 - Programmer 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      you get to work on cool games

      Cons

      long hours, outdated system, Toxic environment, low wages . No promotion, they keep you poor and needy!

      1 person found this review helpful
    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great experience, long hours, underwhelming salary

      May 23, 2018 - Scripter in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Can't beat the experience, especially for a new entrant to the industry.

      Cons

      Long hours and pressure to work unpaid overtime. Archaic and outdated tools. Extremely top heavy organizational structure.

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      7 people found this review helpful
    4. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Its aight

      Jul. 1, 2021 - Software Developer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fun, always work to be done

      Cons

      Long hours, work to be taken home

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      May

      May 19, 2021 - Level Designer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      It is great plus good 😌 pay

      Cons

      It has no cons because it is good but long hours uh

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Manager at Rockstar

      Jul. 29, 2019 - Manager in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Best healthcare available as compared to others

      Cons

      Too many long hours throughout the week

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    7. 1.0
      Former Contractor, more than 1 year

      Entirely replacable

      Aug. 9, 2019 - Games Tester in Lincoln, England
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      decent bonus (but varies based on how much management like you. ) good people and camaraderie.

      Cons

      bad management, no progression, favoritism, long hours, poor pay.

      1 person found this review helpful
    8. 4.0
      Current Intern

      Intern

      Apr. 24, 2019 - Anonymous Intern 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great place to work at fir me

      Cons

      No money for long hours of work</