Scribblenauts developer 5th Cell laid off 45 employees today, following layoffs last week, the studio told me. Contrary to tweets, creative director Jeremiah Slaczka said they’re not shutting down. Latest layoffs are due to WB cancelling a Scribblenauts mobile game. Remaining staff is “tiny,” said Slaczka.

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Have they done anything aside from Scribblenauts? I loved the original on the DS and I dabbled with one of the other ones on PC, but with these games I just get that feeling of “played one, played them all”.