Strategic hero-shooter Gigantic performed poorly financially, leading to half of Motiga's staff being left without jobs.
Perfect World Entertainment has entered a publishing deal with Motiga Games and will be the publisher of Gigantic.
Thankfully, it appears these layoffs are only temporary.
Motiga's third-person shooter and MOBA hybrid Gigantic looks to borrow the best parts of both, with mostly successful results.
A new animated free-to-play venture is coming to Windows 10 and Xbox One, with the Gigantic beta set to start in August.
Motiga's upcoming free-to-play shooter, Gigantic, will be making its way to the Xbox One and Windows 10 later this year.