Joel Staaf Hästö — Founder, CEO and creative director

Originally a gameplay programmer, Joel took the leap to form Clifftop Games in 2015, and now fills a broad role at Clifftop. Apart from managing the studio, Joel is the main creative force behind our games, dabbling in many areas, but primarily writing, design and programming.

Andreas Wilcox — Principal Programmer

Andreas joined us in 2020 to work on all things programming. Andreas extensive technical know-how and coding chops from over a decade of experience as a programmer, not to mention his positive outlook and enthusiasm quickly made him a pivotal member of the team!

Hervé Barbaresi — Principal Artist

Hervé joined Clifftop in 2022 to create a broad range of art for our games. Based in Paris, France, Hervé’s two decades of experience as a game artist—not to mention his sublime affinity for gorgeous pixel art—allowed us to take our visuals to the next level!