From Oddworld Library

These interviews, Q&As, web chats, and articles feature important people relating to Oddworld, mostly creator Lorne Lanning and other developers, and are written by industry publications and fans. This is more a catalogue than an archive; while all the interviews listed below have been archived, the original (or backup of the original by the Internet Archive) is always linked to if available.

This list does not include developer diaries, Dear Alf, Odd Squad or Oddworld’s Inhabitants.

Date Title Interviewer Subject Outlet
17 September 1997 Interview with Oddworld Team Rusel DeMaria Lorne Lanning Prima
Sherry McKenna
23 September 1997 Oddworld Interview Greg Sewert Sherry McKenna Gaming Age
1 December 1997 [On a Desert Island With…Gaming Gurus Wendy Jackson Lorne Lanning Animation World Magazine
1 December 1997 The Future of Gaming Wendy Jackson Lorne Lanning Animation World Magazine
5 May 1998 Oddworld Interview Greg Sewert Lorne Lanning Gaming Age
19 October 1998 Gettin' Odd with the loonies! Jason ‘loonyboi’ Bergman Lorne Lanning loonygames
1 October 1998 Abe's Exedus Interview Kane Lorne Lanning Nasty's Dungeon
10 December 1998 Abe the story ..... !! Kane Lorne Lanning Nasty's Dungeon
Sherry McKenna
Frank Simon
1 October 1999 An Interview With Oddworld Inhabitants Ivan Trembow Lorne Lanning Master Gamer
23 October 1999 An interview with Lorne Lanning GT Marketing Slig Lorne Lanning
25 October 1999 20 Q's With Munch's Oddysee Producer Oddworld Inhabitants Lorne Lanning GameFan
15 February 2000 Speaking About An Oddworld… Oddworld Inhabitants Lorne Lanning IGN
15 February 2000 What Is It Like to Design With Oddworld? Douglass C. Perry Farzad Varahramyan IGN
1 March 2000 INTERVIEW—Lorne Lanning,
President/Creative Director of Oddworld Inhabitants
Shawn Rider Lorne Lanning GamesFirst!
1 May 2000 Oddworld Inhabitants: Weird Name, Great Game Jacquie Kubin Scott Easley Animation World Magazine
Angie Jones
2 May 2000 Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee Interview Vincent Lopez Lorne Lanning IGN
7 May 2000 Oddworld : L'interview de Lorne François Bliss de la Boissière Lorne Lanning
10 May 2000 You want INSIDE info? How's this… souljah_73 Lorne Lanning The Exoddus Club
31 May 2000 Oddworld Zoe Flower Lorne Lanning EP Radio
8 June 2000 Jammin' with Lorne Lanning Will Johnston Lorne Lanning PlayStation Pro
12 June 2000 Status and power: Oddworld isn't so odd anymore Edd Fear Lorne Lanning Gamers' Republic Online
13 July 2000 Unknown Unknown Lorne Lanning Hyper
6 September 2000 An interview with Lorne Lanning Robb Guido Lorne Lanning Happy Puppy
22 September 2000 Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee—Interview Unknown Lorne Lanning GameSpot TV
Sherry McKenna
11 October 2000 Interview With Oddworld Inhabitants Ivan Trembow Lorne Lanning Master Gamer
20 October 2000 Lorne Lanning Interview Unknown Lorne Lanning Daily Radar
25 October 2000 The Parties Involved Comment on Oddworld Exclusivity Sahed Admed Lorne Lanning GameSpot
Ed Fries
30 October 2000 Interview with Lorne Lanning Unknown Lorne Lanning Oddworldian
9 November 2000 Inside Oddworld Unknown Lorne Lanning Game Room
Sherry McKenna
Farzad Varahramyan
14 November 2000 Oddworld Inhabitants Developer Chat Mike ‘Missionyrd’ Weber Lorne Lanning PlanetXbox
21 December 2000 OddChat with Paul O'Connor OddChat Paul O'Connor OddChat
10 January 2001 OddChat Development Team OddChat Mark Ahlin OddChat
Marquise Bent
Jeff Brown
Rob Brown
Jessica Elliott
Dan Kading
Kyndra Kading
Sean Miller
Aimee Smith
30 January 2001 The Oddworld Interview Floris van Eck Lorne Lanning GlobalXbox
20 February 2001 OddChat Programmers OddChat Alf OddChat
Craig Ewert
Kyndra Kading
Eric Yiskis
13 March 2001 Gamestock 2001 Superchat Julia@ZEvents Lorne Lanning Zone Theater
16 March 2001 Oddworld Inhabitant's Lorne Lanning talks Xbox Gamespot Staff Lorne Lanning GameSpot
23 March 2001 OddChat CG Team OddChat Matt Aldridge OddChat
John Burk
Scott Easley
Ryan Ellis
Mauricio Hoffman
Iain Morton
Marke Pedersen
Aimee Smith
4 May 2001 IGN Xbox Interviews Lorne Lanning Brandon Justice Lorne Lanning IGN Xbox
11 May 2001 Chat: Oddworld Inhabitants Xbox_incabrain Marquis Bent
Dan Kading
Lorne Lanning
Chris Ulm
11 May 2001 Lorne Lanning Interview Unknown Lorne Lanning
6 June 2001 Lorne Lanning Q&A Unknown Lorne Lanning The Electric Playground
6 June 2001 Munch's Oddysee Todd Mowatt Lorne Lanning The Electric Playground
7 June 2001 Oddworld : interview bicéphale François de la Boissière Lorne Lanning
Sherry McKenna
7 August 2001 It's an odd Oddworld Ben Wharton Scott Easley CGI Magazine
7 August 2001 Oddworld Inhabitants Lorne Lanning Ben Wharton CGI Magazine
5 October 2001 IGN vs. The Vykkers Unknown Humphrey IGN Xbox
12 October 2001 IGN vs. Munch Unknown Munch IGN Xbox
26 October 2001 IGN Vs. Abe Unknown Abe IGN Xbox
31 October 2001 Lorne Lanning Questions & Answers Abe Babe Lorne Lanning Oddworldian
Sydney Cander Oddworldian
1 November 2001 Oddworld's Lorne Lanning Floris van Eck Lorne Lanning GlobalXbox
13 November 2001 Creating Munch: An Odd Experience Unknown Unknown TeamXbox
14 November 2001 Oddworld Q&A Unknown Lorne Lanning GameSpot
1 December 2001 Five Questions With Oddworld Co-Creator Unknown Lorne Lanning
21 December 2001 Oddworld Follow-Up Interview Unknown Christopher Leonard XboxAddict
1 January 2002 Chatting with Oddworld Unknown Lorne Lanning XBM
Sherry McKenna
20 January 2002 Untitled Unknown Matt Aldridge Splice
Ryan Ellis
Mauricio Hoffman
Iain Morton
Rajeev Nattam
Marke Pedersen
1 March 2002 Lorne Lanning & Sherry McKenna Q&A Corey Brotherson Lorne Lanning Games Domain
Sherry McKenna
7 March 2002 Untitled GameSpot Interview Unknown Sherry McKenna GameSpot Australia
Charles Bloom
Rob Brown
Lorne Lanning
8 March 2002 Lorne Lanning, Oddworld Inhabitants Marc Saltzman Lorne Lanning Brady Games
2 May 2002 Untitled Unknown Lorne Lanning GamesRadar
3 May 2002 Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee interview Ben and Aurora Rob Brown Xbox Corp
5 May 2002 Interview with Scott Easley Sofia Saile Scott Easley 3D Festival
14 June 2002 It's an Odd World! Unknown Lorne Lanning digital
21 July 2002 Untitled GamerWeb Interview Unknown Lorne Lanning GamerWeb
Sherry McKenna
6 September 2002 Take This Job and Love It! — Artist — Lorne Lanning Dan Elektro Lorne Lanning GamePro
1 May 2003 Een dag bij Oddworld Inhabitants Unknown Rob Brown
13 August 2003 An Interview with Sherry McKenna Cynthia Threadgill Sherry McKenna United Female Gamers Forum
1 November 2003 A Chat with Lorne Lanning & Sherry McKenna Melanie Cambron Lorne Lanning GIGnews
Sherry McKenna
12 December 2003 Oddworld Inhabitants' Matt Scott Joe Harkins Matt Scott Animation Artist
1 February 2004 Munch Money Unknown Lorne Lanning Electronic Gaming Monthy
20 May 2004 Special Odd Chat OddChat Abe Babe OddChat
Alf's Assistant
23 August 2004 Wer ist der Fremde? Unknown David Ross EA
15 September 2004 Mark Snoswell interview Wil Bunce-Edwards Mark Snoswell OddBlog
Xavier De Coster
24 September 2004 The weird bunch! Oddworld Stranger exclusive interview! Stephen Daultrey Lorne Lanning
2 October 2004 Lorne Lanning Interview César A. Berardini Lorne Lanning TeamXbox
6 October 2004 Oddworld: Stranger Q&A Derek dela Fuente Lorne Lanning Total Video Games
Erik Yeo
11 October 2004 Cathy Johnson interview Wil Bunce-Edwards Cathy Johnson OddBlog
Xavier De Coster
2 November 2004 Oddworld Stranger Q&A Unknown Scot Bayless GameSpot
Lorne Lanning
3 December 2004 Interview: Oddworld Stranger's Wrath John Gaudiosi Lorne Lanning GameDaily
15 December 2004 Interview [ Lorne Lanning, schepper van Oddworld ] Mike Punte Lorne Lanning
20 Decembmer 2004 Enter the Oddworld of Lorne Lanning Graeme Boyd Lorne Lanning
19 January 2005 A Not-So-Odd Conversation With The Oddman Louis Bedigian Lorne Lanning GameZone
20 January 2005 Exclusive Lorne Lanning Interview Frank Meyer Lorne Lanning G4
24 January 2005 Interview with Alf Abe Babe Alf Oddworld-Web
1 February 2005 Exclusive Interview with Lorne Lanning Unknown Lorne Lanning Power Unlimited
4 February 2005 Interview with Lorne Lanning Unknown Lorne Lanning UGO
19 February 2005 Lorne Lanning Interview Unknown Lorne Lanning
24 February 2005 Interview of Lorne Lanning Shann Lorne Lanning
26 February 2005 Unknown Unknown Lorne Lanning FileFront
19 April 2005 Q&A: Oddworld's exit from games Curt Feldman Lorne Lanning GameSpot
4 November 2005 FAQ: Lorne Lanning Unknown Lorne Lanning Edge
9 February 2006 Unknown Unknown Lorne Lanning
30 October 2006 Q&A: Oddworld's Lorne Lanning and Sherry McKenna Emma Boyes Lorne Lanning GameSpot UK
8 November 2006 Meeting Lorne & Sherry Wil Bunce-Edwards Lorne Lanning OddBlog
Sherry McKenna
Xavier De Coster Lorne Lanning
Sherry McKenna
13 November 2006 Odd Man Out Matt Martin Lorne Lanning
1 December 2006 Why Oddworld's Lorne Lanning gave up games for movies Unknown Lorne Lanning Edge
30 May 2007 Meet Michael Bross Unknown Michael Bross Game-OST
22 June 2007 GDC Lorne Lanning interview Unknown Lorne Lanning GamereactorTV
30 July 2007 Michael Bross interview Wil Bunce-Edwards Michael Bross OddBlog
Xavier De Coster
6 August 2007 Where's Lorne Lanning Been? Crispin Boyer Lorne Lanning EMG Live*
5 September 2007 Lorne Lanning Unknown Lorne Lanning CGSociety
21 September 2007 Expert Insight Scott Steinberg Lorne Lanning Get Rich Playing Games
5 November 2007 Lorne Lanning (Afterword) Iain Simons Lorne Lanning Inside Game Design
13 November 2007 End of the Debate? Mark Androvich Lorne Lanning
20 March 2008 Episode 22 James Stevenson Lorne Lanning Full Moon Show
1 April 2021 Weathering the Soulstorm Seth Barton Lorne Lanning MCV Develop
Bennie Terry III
6 April 2021 Oddworld: Soulstorm - Gameplay Tim Turi Lorne Lanning PS Underground
Bennie Terry III
Kristen Zitani Lorne Lanning
Bennie Terry III
28 April 2021 Oddworld with Lorne Lanning Ted Price Lorne Lanning Game Maker's Notebook
19 May 2021 Best Oddworld games ranked by creator Lorne Lanning Daniel Megarry Lorne Lanning Dextero