Call of Duty QA staff form landmark game industry union

Raven Software QA workers who have been on strike since early December are joining the union.With the support of Communications Workers of America and the ABK Workers Union, employees announced the launch of Union of Game Workers, “A movement formed and maintained by interdisciplinary game industry employees, largely stemming from a labor rights strike by Raven Software QA employees.”

“We at Raven Quality Assurance today announced the formation of our union, the Game Workers Union, and are asking for official voluntary recognition to join CODE-CWA/Communications Workers of America,” the union said in a message to Activision Blizzard Management, posted on gameworkersalliance.com“As leadership continues to reaffirm its investment in the best interests of the workforce, we now have an opportunity to demonstrate this by voluntarily recognizing the unions formed by these workers.