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The EQ2 team is great to work with

EverQuest II Game QA (Former Employee) San Diego, CA

ProsFun atmosphere
Great people
Quality games
The contract company they use offers great benefits

ConsBetter planning could lead to less OT
Some money issues causing cuts in some of the QOL things like breakfast and OT dinners

Advice to Senior ManagementBetter planning and time gained from pushing back deadlines should be used for polish rather than cramming in more features.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Sony treats its employees really well, but something seems to hold back the company from making big hits.

    Senior Environment Artist (Former Employee) San Diego, CA

    I worked at Sony Online Entertainment full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Salary and benefits are all really good at Sony. The work environments are relaxed and they generally treat their artists with a lot of respect.… Cons: There are mandatory late/weekend hours sometimes, but that's the case with pretty much any game company. They typically reward well for this though, with… Advice to Senior Management: There's something about the structure there that makes lower level employees not want to give honest opinions about the current state of the game. So… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    A great place to be for those looking for work/life balance

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) San Diego, CA

    I have been working at Sony Online Entertainment full-time for more than a year


    Pros: - Executives who are passionate about gaming - Humanistic work environment -… Cons: - Red tape, as with any large corporation - Slow to… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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