Chacko Sonny, executive producer Overwatch And the head of development Overwatch 2, Is leaving the developer Blizzard Entertainment. According to Bloomberg, Sonny plans to leave this weekend. This is the latest departure of the publisher’s mass exodus following the state and federal investigations into the company’s alleged sexual harassment and discrimination.
Blizzard’s statement to Polygon regarding Sonny’s departure did not mention the company’s ongoing legal battle or internal liquidation.
The statement read: “Chacko Sonny will leave Blizzard for a period of rest after 5 years of service.” “Deep and talented Overwatch The team is making excellent progress Overwatch 2And because of their hard work, the game has entered the final stage of production. We will share more content at the Overwatch League Finals later this month. ”
The Overwatch League Finals is scheduled for Saturday, September 25, 2021.