Tetsuya Mizuguchi appointed project professor at Keio University, will continue to produce games

The developer behinds games like Rez, Lumines, and Child of Eden, Tetsuya Mizuguchi, has signed on as project professor of the Graduate School of Media Design at Keio University, the university announced today.

The developer, who is best known for co-founding Q Entertainment in 2003 with Shuji Utsumi, is also a producer of music group Genki Rockets and is a lyricist and a visual artist. Last month Q Entertainment announced that Mizuguchi was no longer working directly in games production at the studio and was instead focusing on academic work since the 2011 release of Child of Eden.

Mizuguchi will produce games and "expand his expertise in the field of media design and innovative content product" in his new role, a university spokesperson said.

More from Polygon

Destiny's beta comparison video: PS4 versus Xbox One

  • The Crew closed beta - Overview video

  • Polygon goes to Poland

  • DOTA 2 gameplay video

  • Battleborn debut trailer

Latest Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.
Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_5353_tracker