THQ CEO - "Difficult Economic Environment" To Blame For Layoffs

We have received a letter purportedly sent by THQ CEO Brian Farrell to explain to his employees the reasoning behind the company closing five studios » 11/03/08 5:40pm 11/03/08 5:40pm and laying off staff from two others. The closed studios are Helixe, Sandblast Games, Locomotive, Mass Media and Paradigm. Farrell blamed both the economic downturn and…