Blockbuster Video Games Mint Millions While Grunts Get Exploited

The gaming industry employs more than 220,000 people, many of them permatemps who don’t share in the spoils

Illustration: Sophi Gullbrants for Bloomberg Businessweek

By Jason Schreier

As Christmas 2018 approached, workers at Activision Blizzard Inc. were busy doing what they always do — writing code, modeling…

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