NCSoft Moves North American HQ From Austin

South Korean online games publisher NCsoft said Wednesday that the firm is moving its western headquarter to Seattle, into a new operation called NC West. According to the firm, the new subsidiary of NCsoft will cover operating responsibility for the US and Europe, with NC Interactive, NC Europe, NC Austin, and ArenaNet all being rolled up under the new organization. Previously, NCsoft ran its North American from its Austin location. A spokesperson for the firm said that 12 people at its Austin location were affected by the move, and that NCsoft now has approximately 250 employees in Austin.