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Overall great place to work

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Current Employee - Animator in Agoura Hills, CA
Current Employee - Animator in Agoura Hills, CA

I have been working at THQ as a contractor (less than an year)

Pros

Small teams, good people, good equipment to work with, colleagues were very knowledgeable and friendly

Cons

Unless you live in the Valley, It's quite a drive. The tech office workers are very impersonal.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Past its sell by date

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    Current Employee - Vice President in Agoura Hills, CA
    Current Employee - Vice President in Agoura Hills, CA

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

    Pros

    Nice location. The admins are fantastic.

    Cons

    Executive leadership and board could not possibly be more asleep at the wheel. Taking a share price from $33 to .45 is amazing. What is most impressive as to how much they go from one head of studios to another despite the lack of portfolio or games studio experience. Snake oil salesman and snake oil buyers, the board and exec teams deserve each other.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Resign before you run out of studios to crash.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    review of toy headquarters, or THQ:

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ

    I worked at THQ full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    good tuition reimbursal, made some good games in the past:

    Cons

    poor management, dumb ideas, and no clue of what it takes to make a quality product.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    fire yourselves and and hire people that know WTF they are doing!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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