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After iam8bit introduced its restricted particular version vinyl launch of Diablo II’s soundtrack, the manufacturing firm launched an announcement on the standing of its working relationship with Activision Blizzard. In the assertion, Iam8bit mentioned the reviews of Activision’s poisonous office tradition from final 12 months left the corporate “distressed and horrified.”
At the time when reviews initially got here out and after, the Diablo II undertaking was effectively underway. The information was a heavy subject on the firm which led to critical conversations each internally and with the groups at Activision Blizzard. What ended up with that dialogue was a aim to have fun the event workforce’s exhausting work by turning it into “something tangible and […] meaningful.”
“Based on the extensive conversation we’ve had with ABK, we are optimistic about the trajectory of their workplace culture. These difficult conversations are the first step in a long process, and we plan to help hold ABK accountable to their promises and continually reevaluate our partnership based on their progress,” iam8bit mentioned in a Twitter assertion.
The firm added that they stand with Activision Blizard workers’ combat for change. In addition, iam8bit is supporting ABetterABK‘s push for unionization “in order to put the power back into the hands of [the] workers.”
The Diablo II restricted particular version launch is a vinyl field set that may value collectors $200 and iam8bit is simply producing 1,500 copies. the iam8bit unique variant comes with a multicolored vinyl pressing that provides off a very demonic look, bonus music, a particular report adaptor for 45s, a cork and rubber report mat, a miniature scroll, and extra.