Category Archives: Company

Malin Hedström
Best of luck!

It is something rarely seen, that an employee leaves Arrowhead. But yesterday evening we said goodbye and wished all the best luck to one of the earliest members of the team, Therese “Tuss” Jansson, who has decided to spread her … Continue reading

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Malin Hedström
We proudly bring back GAUNTLET!

All the latest news heard about Arrowhead has been of our upcoming game Helldivers with Sony, but today we are thrilled to finally announce our other project together with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. We give you GAUNTLET, our completely modernized … Continue reading

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Johan Pilestedt
Our new game: HELLDIVERS!

You may know Arrowhead Game Studios from our previous games like Magicka and today we’re excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with Sony Computer Entertainment and Foster City Studios to create our next game! So, for all of you … Continue reading

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Therese Jansson
Lunch game #1 – Super Puzzle Platformer Deluxe

This is meant as the first post of many on games that are played during lunches here at Arrowhead Game Studios. What do you do when you have some spare time to relax during lunch? Most of us here at Arrowhead either … Continue reading

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Mikael Bauer
Turn it up to 11!

So it’s my turn to post something nifty on the blog and as usual the preparations have been perfect. Initially I had an idea of writing something cool about a new tech or a fancy implementation (I’m a programmer after … Continue reading

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Therese Jansson
Working at Arrowhead (from an artist’s point of view)

I often get the question; “What’s it like working at Arrowhead?” Now I know that I can only talk about this from my own point of view as an artist, but I think that some of my coworkers would agree … Continue reading

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Kalle Sjöström
A New Hope

In October last year, me and Peter began having nightmares about the foundation which The Showdown Effect code was written upon. This all started when the authors of it had left the building and the one who could see through … Continue reading

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Patrik Lasota
Cooking, like a gamer

I play a lot of games, probably more than anyone else in the office. One could say playing games is one of my biggest hobbies, and another would be cooking. Not the kind of cooking you see on TV when … Continue reading

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Carl Brännström
I do not MUD.

MUD? What the hell is that? Some kind of game?? DON’T GO THERE!!! I only like games where you can kick the shit out of people! Chivalry, Dark Messiah, Wolfenstein, Dark Souls, Duke Nuke’em 3D – in all these games, … Continue reading

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Jim Svanberg
Lunch speed-painting

One of the best things about working at a rad game studio is that you are surrounded by people with the same interests as yourself. And since I’m an artist, I love to paint (shocker). As do my fellow artists … Continue reading

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