Overwatch govt producer Chacko Sonny is leaving Blizzard

Overwatch executive producer Chacko Sonny is leaving Blizzard

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Chacko Sonny, govt producer for Blizzard’s Overwatch franchise, is leaving the corporate on Friday, as reported by Bloomberg.

That is the newest in a stream of exits that we’ve seen on the World of Warcraft and Diablo developer for the reason that California Division of Truthful Employment and Housing lawsuit got here to mild. Activision Blizzard is coping with a number of investigations, together with one from the SEC, and sexual harassment allegations. Blizzard’s chief authorized officer additionally left the corporate this week.

Overwatch already misplaced its beloved director, Jeff Kaplan, earlier this yr (earlier than the DFEH investigation turned public data). Overwatch 2 is within the works, however information on the sequel has been coming in slowly. It doesn’t have a launch date. In the meantime, the unique Overwatch has grown stagnant with new content material now releasing at a fraction of the tempo that it used to.

Sonny began at Blizzard in 2016. Earlier than that, he spent 4 years at Sony’s Santa Monica Studio.


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