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Disco Elysium studio ZA/UM faces layoffs due to cancelled game expansion

Staff at ZA/UM had reportedly been working on a standalone Disco Elysium expansion for some time.

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Disco Elysium developers speak out about alleged studio toxicity

A new People Make Games investigation has dived deep into the allegations facing former management at ZA/UM.

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Disco Elysium studio ZA/UM reportedly resolves legal disputes

Studio ZA/UM faced several lawsuits in late 2022, some of which have now reportedly been resolved.

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Disco Elysium studio ZA/UM set for major legal battle as accusations mount

Studio ZA/UM has been accused of fraud, as management claims former employees created a toxic work environment.

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Disco Elysium creator Robert Kurvitz files to sue ZA/UM

A new Estonian court listing reveals a lawsuit filed against Studio ZA/UM for undisclosed reasons.

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Disco Elysium devs have 'involuntarily' left studio ZA/UM

A new blog post claims several key members of the Disco Elysium development team were forced to leave studio ZA/UM.

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How a collaborative writing process birthed Disco Elysium

Disco Elysium was written with collaboration and experimentation in mind – a process which allowed the team to thrive.

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Disco Elysium videogame ban overturned following Classification Board review

The game was refused classification in March 2021, but the decision was successfully challenged by Estonian developer ZA/UM.

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Critically acclaimed videogame Disco Elysium refused classification in Australia

The lauded role-playing game, often praised for its genre-defying ideas, has had its upcoming re-release blocked by the Australian Classification…