An Interview with Dylan Cuthbert, President of Q-Games and creator of PixelJunk.

April 24, 2009

Facebook, it’s a wonderful little social networking site. Everyone and their Mom have a profile up. That goes for famous people as well as famous names in the gaming industry. Cut to 6 months or so ago when I found out that Dylan Cuthbert, president of Q-Games and the creator of the PixelJunk Series of games for the PlayStation Network (PSN) had a Facebook account. Sweet, I said to myself, I love his games so I’ll shoot him a message and pretty much heap praise on him. Well this soon led to what I think is a pretty neat little online friendship with one of the greatest minds in Indy game development. Yeah, I could probably kiss a little more ass if I tried.

Cut to about a month ago when I joined up with Skambu and a handful of other g1’s to start up Level257. About a week ago it dawned on me, I’ve been pretty chummy with Dylan over Facebook; why not see if I can toss a few questions his way and he could answer them at his leisure for the site? And what do you know, the guy was nice enough to oblige. So here we go, my little email interview with the great Dylan Cuthbert. Enjoy!

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