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PixelJunk Monsters headed to Steam with online co-op


Yet another re-release, but ... co-op!
Aug 02
Even though I'd rather get my hands on PixelJunk Inc. than double dip on yet another Q-Games title, PixelJunk Monsters Ultimate is tempting. It's coming to Steam on August 26, 2013 with local and online cooperative play, game... read
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PS Plus: Dokuro for free, Max Payne 3 for eight bucks


PixelJunk Monsters also discounted
Jul 30
This week's addition to the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection is Dokuro, a PlayStation Vita puzzler-platformer from Game Arts. It's got skeletons and an art style reminiscent of children's books -- and it's regularly ... read
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PS Vita gets PixelJunk Monsters: Ultimate HD on July 30


Release info locked down for revised Monsters
Jul 17
Double Eleven is giving PixelJunk Monsters a fresh coat of paint for PlayStation Vita later this month. PixelJunk Monsters: Ultimate HD will launch on July 30 and July 31 for North American and European PlayStation Network us... read
PixelJunk

PixelJunk Monsters: Ultimate HD announced for Vita


Well, that's my day made
Jun 25
This is the exact news I was hoping I'd get to cover following word of Q Games' collaboration with Double Eleven. The latter studio is indeed porting a beloved PixelJunk title to PlayStation Vita. PixelJunk Monsters: Ult... read
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Q Games partnering with Limbo Vita dev Double Eleven


What a pleasant pairing
Jun 24
Double Eleven, the team responsible for bringing games like Frozen Synapse, Limbo, and LittleBigPlanet to PlayStation Vita, is teaming up with PixelJunk studio Q Games, reports GamesIndustry International. The ... read
Not necessarily in that order
In case you aren't aware, PixelJunk Inc. looks to be the raddest game ever. Imagine Castlevania, Metal Slug, Pikmin, and a tower defense all rolled into one. Also, soup everywhere. Naturally, when I got the opportunity to ta... read feature

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The PixelJunk series is half price right now


You should own at least one of these
Mar 27
Did hearing about PixelJunk Inc. put you in the mood for some of Q-Games' other titles? From now until April 9 in North America (and April 10 in Europe), the entire line-up of PixelJunk games is half price. On Steam, it's the... read
PixelJunk 1-6

You've got my full attention, PixelJunk Inc.


A better look at the game formerly known as PixelJunk 1-6
Mar 25
For a while now, Q-Games has been releasing bits and pieces of information on PixelJunk 1-6 with regular development updates on its blog. Today, we've got a trailer and screenshots for this project, which is now being called... read
JP indie game event

BitSummit event to boost Japanese independent dev scene


Much-needed initiative
Feb 15
Early next month, BitSummit will kick off with its first ever event in Kyoto, Japan. From what we've heard we think it's going to be a great start to a Japanese indie game uprising. Bring on the tidal wave! Our indie scene he... read
Pixeljunk FAQ

The meaning of Q-Games' company name is revealed


PixelJunk creator lays it all out in an official FAQ
Feb 07
One could assume the biggest question Q-Games (creator of the PixelJunk series) gets is "where the hell is PixelJunk Monsters 2?!" I guess they got sick of having to repeat themselves, as Q-Games tackles that and more in a br... read

Q-Games explains why PixelJunk 1-6 is coming to PC


Developer isn't leaving PSN behind
Nov 07
It's still unclear what exactly PixelJunk 1-6 is, but it sure looks pretty. The game was announced for PC, which didn't sit well with some fans of Q-Games' prior work. "Given our history with Sony I think people are being rat... read

Finally! New PixelJunk game in development for PC


Codenamed PixelJunk 1-6
Nov 02
Q-Games is teasing us with the very first details on the next PixelJunk game, codenamed PixelJunk 1-6. They say it's different from anything else in their catalog as it's being developed specifically for the PC. It is slated ... read

All the PixelJunk games on sale on PSN starting tomorrow


May 07
Have you yet to complete your PixelJunk collection, but have been waiting for a sale? Well, tomorrow is a good day as any because Q-Games is celebrating PixelJunK's 5th Anniversary by dropping the prices of Racers, Monsters,... read

At this point, I think there's at least one game in the ongoing PixelJunk series for everyone. For the longest time, PixelJunk Monsters was the obvious go-to choice for me, but I've since flirted with the idea of giving Pixel... read feature

PixelJunk debuts on Steam with Eden


Jan 27
I was starting to think the PixelJunk series would never end up on Steam. Not so! Q-Games has announced a new version of PixelJunk Eden, due out on February 2. This release includes the five levels from the "Encore" DLC and "... read

The music/rhythm genre is full of experiences that a reductive person might call “performance simulators.” In essence, games like Rock Band lay out a track of notes to hit -- whether with your voice or a controlle... read feature


No, PixelJunk SideScroller is not old-school. Nor is it retro -- OK, maybe a little. But, more than that, it’s a completely contemporary game full of visuals and ideas that feel fresh and original within videogame&rsq... read feature

October 25 is PixelJunk SideScroller day in the US


Oct 17
No, it's not PixelJunk Monsters 2, but that doesn't mean PixelJunk SideScroller isn't worth obsessing over. On the Q-Games Twitter feed, we're told this latest PJ title is set for a North American PlayStation Network release ... read

The title of PixelJunk Shooter was a bit misleading. It was much more of an exploration and puzzle game than an actual shooter. It was a great game (along with its sequel), but not exactly what genre fans wanted. Sidecroll... read feature

PixelJunk Lifelike rebranded as PixelJunk 4am


Sep 14
The game formerly known as PixelJunk Lifelike shall now be referred to as PixelJunk 4am. Man, I don't think I've even been up that late in years. According to Baiyon, who is working on this audio-visual thing for PlayStation... read

The N64 is my least favorite console of all time, but I still feel the need to own one, mostly for Star Fox 64. It's easily one of my favorite games on the console, way ahead of Super Mario 64 and Ocarina of Time. That's part... read feature

Gorgeous PixelJunk SideScroller screenshots from gamescom


Aug 18
[Update: The original screenshots we ran were, in fact, old. Someone let the Ghoulies run wild in the Sony Computer Entertainment Europe offices again. Q-Games sent over the latest batch of images, so check 'em out.] Having c... read

Q-Games unveils new web-based PixelJunk Monsters


Jul 21
Q-Games' Casual Connect teaser was indeed related to PixelJunk Monsters as many of you had guessed. For the first time, the fantastic series will be available outside of PlayStation Network. This free-to-play, browser-based v... read

Q-Games teases Casual Connect announcement with an image


Jul 13
Dylan Cuthbert of PixelJunk-maker Q-Games has "posted a little sneak preview of something we'll be revealing next week at Casual Connect" on Google+. Social media! His post, which includes the image above, is viewable here. L... read

E3: PixelJunk SideScroller revealed


Jun 06
Curiously absent from Sony's press conference earlier today was the announcement of a new title in Q Games' PixelJunk series. Such a thing does exist and expands the franchise into yet another classic genre of video... read

Q-Games is bringing three titles to E3 2011


May 31
Finally! E3 will be when we figure out just what the heck PixelJunk Lifelike is all about. The teaser sure was weird and all, but that dates back to September. Guess Q-Games founder Dylan Cuthbert wasn't lying when he said we... read

ThinkGeek has a couple of PixelJunk Shooter 2 t-shirts


Mar 03
ThinkGeek has jumped in bed with Q-Games to offer some swanky products based on the studio's games. And really, who can blame them? Chad has certainly flirted with the concept before. To go alongside the release of PixelJunk ... read

March 1 is officially PixelJunk Shooter 2 day


Feb 10
Q-Games president Dylan Cuthbert has taken it to the PlayStation Blog to share exciting news on the PixelJunk front: PixelJunk Shooter 2 has been confirmed for Tuesday, March 1 on PlayStation Network. This looks to be a parti... read

PixelJunk Monsters sequel being considered, no more 2D


Sep 26
Anyone that knows me well knows that I am unnaturally obsessed with PixelJunk Monsters. I still play the game at least two nights a week, and since I have finished the majority of the levels, I just try to get the trophies fr... read

Child of Eden dev laughs at the notion of a Wii/3DS port


Sep 20
Dale North, Tim Sheehy and myself were lucky enough to attend a special Child of Eden event at Tokyo Game Show. Footage will be a few days before we can tell you about what we saw, but I'm sure Ubisoft wouldn't mind if I let ... read

PixelJunk Racers 2nd Lap due this spring, Monsters on UMD


Mar 18
As announced on the PlayStation Blog by Dylan Cuthbert of Q-Games, PixelJunk Racers 2nd Lap is getting a spring release on PlayStation Network. To be frank, it's not really my style of game, but I am glad to see it getting ma... read

Fluid dynamics! Q-Games talks PixelJunk Shooter 2


Feb 09
Surprise! PixelJunk Shooter 2 is happening! Actually, we kind of knew about it already. Q-Games' Dylan Cuthbert has been mighty talkative lately, and he's only just beginning to discuss the sequel to last year's most fluid-fi... read






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