James Deighan

James Deighan

Mega Cat Studios

James Deighan is a co-founder of Mega Cat Studios. With over a decade of start up experience and 100+ shipped projects, he's a proven leader. A retro gamer at heart, James works to distill the retro ethos of what makes NES, SNES & Sega Genesis games fun while looking to the future. He currently resides in Pittsburgh, PA where he entertains and cares for his socially challenged pets.

Retro Remains Relevant

Working within creative limitations for art, game play and file size while applying new game design principles is what drives us, and challenges us on every cartridge based project we do. Behind the scenes on how the development, art, and sound design are created and iterated on for Nintendo, Super Nintendo, and Sega Genesis cartridges in 2018.