It’s officially an end of an era as Otter Media have revealed that Machinima is officially closing its doors. This closure has resulted in 81 employees being laid off while the remaining staff will continue to work within Otter Media.
A spokesperson for Otter Media stated to Deadline:
“A select number of Machinima employees remain with the company, which is now actively providing services to supercharge the combined portfolio of Otter Media. Machinima has ceased its remaining operations, which includes layoffs. Russell Arons remains with Machinima, and is assisting with transitional activities as she explores new opportunities.”