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Circle Jerk
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(01-23-2013, 11:03 PM)
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Originally Posted by bounchfx

Really? so ex-Vigil devs are willing to work for free now? I have some art they can make me, for free, if it's the case. ;)

I do agree that it would be great to see some at Retro. Vigil had an incredible art team.

Payroll is not quite the same as buying out a studio. If every single person from Virgil were to get hired at Retro, it would still be cheaper than buying them out, and they would have spent nothing on a studio to shut down and combine. I would say if Retro hires Virgil people, that basically is getting people for free because you don't have to deal with their former studio baggage.