Brack has chaired Blizzard Entertainment, one of Activision Blizzard’s largest subsidiaries and the maker of the popular Warcraft series, since 2018. The lawsuit alleges multiple instances of discrimination and inequality. and harassment against women throughout Activision Blizzard’s network of companies, with a heavy focus on toxicity within Blizzard and its Warcraft development team. In particular, the lawsuit alleges that former “World of Warcraft” senior creative director Alex Afrasiabi regularly harassed female employees at the company’s annual conference, BlizzCon. The incident was an open secret at the company, the DFEH alleges, and the lawsuit claims Brack “talked many times” with Afrasiabi and warned him about drinking and being “too friendly” with female employees.
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