Square Enix has confirmed that it's Los Angeles office has been hit with a round of layoffs. According to Develop-Online, Square Enix has indicated that the layoffs will not affect any of its MMO offerings including the upcoming re-release of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn.
In order to ensure it is operating effectively, the Square Enix Los Angeles office has reduced its workforce. This was a difficult decision and we wish the best for those affected by these changes. The decision will not have any impact on the operations of MMO titles. Customers can expect those services to continue, including the upcoming launch of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn.
Read more at Develop-Online.