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PixelJunk Inc renamed Nom Nom Galaxy, headed to Steam Early Access

Q-Games’ latest is a 2D sandbox about running an interstellar food factory, and has been retitled Nom Nom Galaxy to help reflect this.

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  • PixelJunk team Q Games and Double Eleven enter multi-game collaboration

    PixelJunk creators Q Games and Double Eleven have entered a multi-game collaborative deal, now that the latter’s exclusivity with Sony is at an end. Most recently, Double Eleven published Limbo and Frozen Synapse on PS Vita.

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  • Pixeljunk boss talks 'core' next-gen innovation, Microsoft's poor performance in Japan

    Pixeljunk developer Q-Games has expressed its hope for a resurgence in core games going into the next generation. Studio president Dylan Cuthbert isn’t just talking about Call of Duty though, but proper, innovative ‘gamer’s games’ that can sell for more than a low digital asking price.

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  • PixelJunk games drop to $1 for anniversary sale

    Q Games has announced an anniversary sale for all of the PixelJunk games, beginning today with the US PS Blog update. Games like PJ Racers, Monsters, Eden, and Shooter will all be a $1, while Shooter 2 and Sidescroller’s prices will be halved. The sale comes ahead of the release of PixelJunk 4am next week. […]

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  • PixelJunk Sidescroller to release this week

    Q-Games finally has a release date for its latest gloriously 2D effort.

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  • PixelJunk Shooter 2 commercial gets inside survivor's head

    Back in the days of headache-inducing Atari graphics, we didn’t have any of this cinematic story telling malarkey: we had to use our imaginations. Since we’ve forgotten how in the intervening three decades, PixelJunk has provided this delightful commercial for PixelJunk Shooter 2, which asks us to consider the inner lives of those itsy-bitsy stranded […]

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  • PixelJunk Shooter 2 details, releasing "soon"

    PixelJunk Shooter 2 is the first proper sequel in Q-Games’ quirky series so far, and if new information is to be believed, it could very soon land in our eager little paws, complete with new bosses, loads of additional content, and a hard-fought multiplayer mode.

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  • PixelJunk Lifelike: Teaser video shows Q-Games and Baiyon playing in a forest

    In the TGS teaser video posted below the break, Q-Games’ Omar Cornut and musician Baiyon play around in a forest for PixelJunk Lifelike.

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  • PixelJunk director: Games marketing "narrowly focused" at "the people who read NeoGAF"

    PixelJunk Racers and Monsters director Rhod Broadbent has spoken out against current promotion methods, saying the norm is to aim at accruing sales from “the people who read NeoGAF”.

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  • "I’m not allergic to Xbox 360," says PixelJunk Shooter boss

    Q-Games’ oeuvre may be currently Xbox-phobic, but, if comments made by PixelJunk Shooter director Shouichi Tominaga are any indication, there’s hope for 360 titles from the Japanese developer yet.

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  • Q-Games on piracy, PixelJunk Dungeon and a mistrust of marketing

    Nathan: “Pat! I’m going to Japan!” Pat: “I’ll ask Dylan Cuthbert if you can pop along to Q’s offices in Kyoto and do an interview.” Nathan: “Awesome.” [10 minutes later] Pat: “It’s all good. He said yes.” Nathan: “I’m so, like, doing this thing. Hopefully I’ll get to speak to PixelJunk Shooter director Shouichi Tominaga, […]

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  • Facebook event launched for PixelJunk 1-4

    Q Games’ Dylan Cuthbert has created a PixelJunk 1-4 Facebook event titled, “PixelJunk 1-4 sells one million units at launch!” Via Twitter, Cuthbert explained said it was all a joke, but promised that the more people join, the more images of the game will be uploaded. And yep. There’s an image on the page. Hit […]

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  • Q Games working on PixelJunk 1-4 demo

    According to a recent Twitter post from Dylan Cuthbert, Q Games is working on a PixelJunk 1-4 demo. Here’s the tweet: “About to go collect an order of MOS burgers for everyone still at Q working on the PixelJunk 1-4 demo” Cuthbert told Wired back in March that his company was currently at work on […]

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  • Video shows how PixelJunk gets made

    There’s a video after the break of Dylan Cuthbert wandering about the Q Games office in Kyoto, showing off the PixelJunk team and explaining why no one wears shoes to work. It’s mesmerising. Watch it.

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  • GDC 09: PS Blog mixer hosting Media Molecule, Sucker Punch, Insomniac

    The SCEA PS Blog mixer at GDC next week features tons of games, demos and whatnot. The list of developers attending was confirmed today. It’s pretty damn cool. Tuesday – March 24 Sucker Punch will be on hand to to demo inFamous Wednesday – March 25 Titan Studios will be demoing Fat Princess Insomniac will […]

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