PopCap Games

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1 person found this helpful  

Fun relaxed working environment. Great people and lots of creativity.

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Current Employee - Associate Artist in Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Associate Artist in Seattle, WA

I have been working at PopCap Games full-time (less than an year)

Pros

The people working here are great
The work environment is friendly and upbeat
The projects are diverse

Cons

Pipelines can be a little inefficient
can get a lot of backlog
going through a transitional period after aquisition

Advice to ManagementAdvice

maintain fun work culture

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Slow moving company, politics and poor management.

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    Current Employee - Program Manager in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Seattle, WA

    I have been working at PopCap Games full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Quirky environment, flexible hours, fee alcohol (you'll need it!)

    Cons

    Politics, poor management, move slow, many layoffs, sexist.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire better management. Move quicker!

  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    PopCap is a great network and collaboration of smart and creative people.

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    • Culture & Values
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA

    I worked at PopCap Games full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    The people: creative, passionate, bright. The space: open, spacious, fun, personalized. PopCap is fortunate to employ a lot of the best people in the industry at the company.

    Cons

    Struggles with communication and decision-making. Lack of transparency in company goals and expectations. PopCap seems to bleed with people who are conflict-avoiders.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Needs more leaders who are accountable and responsible. PopCap was once a super-fun place to work and produced a lot of fun games; I believe it can get back to that point if upper management makes it the priority.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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