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"Trendy has a lot of good potential and talented people but is still in the baby stages of development as a studio."

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gainesville, FL
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gainesville, FL

Pros

-Some cool and high scoring (in reviews) projects.
-The chance to work on many different kinds of games.
-Chance to learn new things.
-Good workmates.
-Good opportunity to try your hand at different parts of development (if you are ambitious enough)
-Cost of living in Gainesville is low and people are fairly nice.
-Health insurance.

Cons

-Long work hours plus weekends in many cases.
-Current studio space is cramped and inefficient.
-Very few company perks.
-Projects are not given enough planning time.
-Pipeline is pretty sloppy.

Advice to Management

Fix the pipeline, learn from employee feedback, the studio is too small for communication to be this sloppy. More perks asap :)

Other Employee Reviews for Trendy Entertainment

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Progress but still a long way to go"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Trendy Entertainment full-time

    Pros

    * Flexible Hours
    * There are talented people
    * There is possibility for growth
    * New CEO is smart and seems to be turning the company around
    * It can be a fun environment if you are friends with the right people

    Cons

    * It can be a fun environment if you are friends with the right people
    * Compensation is not based on merit and is very unballanced
    * People in management get too involved in the creative decisions and force their opinions. people in production and management took over as director
    * Artists, and designers are not trusted.
    * A lot of ego
    * Talented creatives are held back

    Advice to Management

    Treat employees better and help people feel motivated again by lowering egos.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Video Games"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Wonderful, talented people
    Potential to be a great studio
    Cool location

    Cons

    Poor management
    Inconsistent planning
    Frustrating, last minute changes
    Little transparency

    Advice to Management

    Hoping for the best for everyone at Trendy Entertainment, it's been a rough couple of years.

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