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Team Bondi staff, others owed more than AUD 1.4 million

10:45 AM on 10.07.2011 // Jim Sterling
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Team Bondi creative staff are among a slew of other creditors owed big amounts of money following the destruction of the L.A. Noire studio. Over forty people are owed more than $1.4 million (Australian) in collective debt.

Developers in production, gameplay, design and programming -- as well as one intern -- are owed amounts ranging from $1,600 to $99,000. Even the vilified former boss of Bondi, Brendan McNamara, is due $102,000. Oh, and since the company's getting liquidated, there's a good chance nobody will get even a decent fraction of what they're owed.

We hear of studios closing after a failed game, but this goes to show that even a studio with a major worldwide hit can fall apart if handled badly. So, let that be a lesson to you!

Team Bondi staff amongst creditors owed more than $1.4m [GI.biz]




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