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SAG-AFTRA Reaches Tentative Agreement With Video Game Companies

28 days ago   |   By GameInformer

SAG-AFTRA has announced that they have reached a tentative agreement with the eleven video game companies to end the strike that started in October 2016.
The voice actors strike was called in 2016 when SAG-AFTRA and video game publishers were unable to agree on the issues of transparency, stunt coordination, and bonuses. In the case of transparency, voice actors were requesting to know more about their roles before they went in for the job, often being told nothing about character or even the game upon arrival. Stunt coordination was to have coordinators on set during motion capture...
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Game Publishers and SAG-AFTRA reach agreement to end video game strike

Game Publishers and SAG-AFTRA reach agreement to end video game strike

28 days ago   |   By Digital Trends

The terms of the SAG-AFTRA agreement were reached early Saturday morning and include a new bonus structure, role transparency, and commitment to continue working on the issue of vocal stress.
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New deal brings the voice actors' union strike to a end

New deal brings the voice actors' union strike to a end

28 days ago   |   By Gamasutra

On Saturday both sides reached a deal that brings the strike to a end, though it does not include the royalty payments voice actors were pushing for. ...
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Video Game Voice Actor Strike Set to End

Video Game Voice Actor Strike Set to End

28 days ago   |   By IGN

The Screen Actors Guild - American Federation of Television and Radio Artists has announced the video game voice actor strike will come to an end.
After running for nearly a year , the strike against 11 video game companies has reached a tentative agreement, which will provide performers with a new bonus structure in the form of an additional payment.
The bonuses are based on sessions worked, starting with $75 for the first session and accruing to $2,100 after 10 sessions. The bonus must be paid on or before the game is released. This appears to be a different arrangement to the...
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