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THQ Overview

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Agoura Hills, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
1990
Company - Public
Computer Hardware & Software
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Electronic Arts, Activision, Ubisoft

Working at THQ

THQ hopes to be video game HQ. The company is one of the leading publishers of games for consoles (75% of its sales) and devices from Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft, as well as for social sites such as Facebook, and for PC, online, and mobile. It develops original franchises such ... Read more

THQ Reviews

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THQ Chairman & CEO Brian J. Farrell
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    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at THQ full-time

    Pros

    a lot of good people worked at THQ

    Cons

    bad management. Brian Farrell ran it into the ground

    Advice to Management

    should have stepped aside

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THQ Photos

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THQ Interviews

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    Quality Assurance Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Tempe, AZ
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    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at THQ (Tempe, AZ).

    Interview

    Very friendly and fun. One of the few I have ever enjoyed in my many years looking for work. The interviewer was nice and polite. He even joked around with me during the interview.

    Interview Questions

    • Why I selected my career path.   1 Answer
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