Miles Tilmann

Robot Commander

Miles Tilmann

Miles co-founded Pixeljam with Rich, and wears many hats in the company: coder, designer, musician, cheerleader and octodad. Somehow the hats manage to stay on even when the Pixeljam Ship is rocking too much. In his spare time he enjoys playing with his kids and the art of fermentation.

Rich Grillotti

Dream Master

Rich Grillotti

Of unknown origin, Richard enjoys keeping things simple. Creating minimal pixel art, characters & stories is a natural extension of his temperament and interests.

Mark DeNardo

Sound Wizard

Mark Denardo

Mark makes 8-bit music and sound for the Pixeljam games. He also plays guitar and sings. La. He enjoys karate, meditation, coding, hiking, and swimming. Life is play.

ChaBuku Alex Bakke

Fire Keeper

Alex Bakke

ChaBuku A.D. Bakke, is Pixeljam’s all-around handyman, webmaster, amateur marketer, and production assistant. He does too many things to list here, so it’s best not to talk about it. In his spare time he enjoys fire performing with Unifire Theater, throwing his two kids around and eating spicy food.

Jeffrey Nielson

World Weaver

Jeffrey Nielson

Of Pachycephalosaurus descent, Jeffrey’s most defining feature is his uncanny aptitude for headbutting. He finds sprite artwork and animation to be a simple and evocative means to quickly manifest ideas while allowing the viewer’s imagination to bring them to life. Art is a means to an end for Jeffrey, as his true passion is the creation and design of games.

Don Thacker

Phantasmagorist

Don Thacker

In the olden days Don was the pulsating brain behind many Pixeljam endeavors, including the (infamous?) Potatoman Trailer and Dino Run 2 Kickstarter Campaign. These days, he’s in high gear on STARR MAZER, with Miles assisting on a related but an-announced secret side-project…