Gamasutra reports today that Midway is forming an outsourcing hub in Austin. We’re particularly pleased to see they aim to streamline the outsourcing process, so we’ll definitely keep an eye on them for any innovations or best practices. They’ve already taken the first step in consolidating outsourcing for all their studios.
Apparently Screen Digest also predicted that outsourcing will account for 40% of game expenditures by 2010. Do you think this trend in outsourcing is good or bad for the game industry?