The Next PixelJunk Game Is...'PixelJunk Shooter'


Posted May 26, 2009 - By pklepek

The Next PixelJunk Game Is…'PixelJunk Shooter'

We've already seen the next game from designer Dylan Cuthbert and the rest of the PixelJunk folks, but it didn't have a name. Today, that mystery has been solved -- their next game is officially PixelJunk Shooter.

Cuthbert has revealed some of the runner-up name choices at the PlayStation Blog, including PixelJunk Elements and PixelJunk Depths.

"The most popular name suggested by a long shot was PixelJunk Elements, but we decided that it didn’t capture the shooting side of the game well enough and at the worst people might think it was a game about the weather," explained Cuthbert. "'Depths' almost became the chosen name but our producer at Sony Santa Monica, Deborah Mars, sounded like she had a lisp when she said it, so we dropped that one early on. We needed to choose a name everyone can enunciate. ;-)"

I'd dropped PixelJunk Voyage into the submission pool. While Shooter is certainly descriptive, it's a little...boring when compared to Eden or Monsters. But hey, who cares about the name, right? What's important: PixelJunk Shooter looks like it'll be awesome.


The Next PixelJunk Game Is...'PixelJunk Shooter'


Blog Tags

  • Sara Underwood's Naked Bike Ride

    Posted: June 22, 2011

    1,305,941 Views | 05:20

  • International Sexy Ladies Show: Messy Cat Fight

    Posted: January 27, 2010

    632,457 Views | 00:49

  • Adult Star Kirsten Price Tests Kinect's Nude Filter

    Posted: November 12, 2010

    1,433,964 Views | 04:33

  • Best Nude Scenes in Video Games

    Posted: June 29, 2009

    1,521,589 Views | 03:12

  • International Sexy Ladies Show: Wrestling in Moscow

    Posted: June 19, 2009

    135,772 Views | 01:24