Raul Rubio Munarriz

Raul Rubio Munarriz

CEO and Creative Director

Tequila Works

The Root of Inspiration

Raul Rubio Munarriz, CEO and creative director of Spanish independent game studio Tequila Works, will examine the inner workings of creativity and inspiration. Rubio Munarriz will look at how elements of culture, personal roots and life experience come together to shape not only the creative individual and teams, but help inform the unique, moving experiences they create to connect with global audiences.


Raúl Rubio Munárriz is the creative director and CEO of Tequila Works. He was a co-founder of MercurySteam Entertainment (Castlevania: Lords of Shadow) before founding Tequila Works (Deadlight, RiME, The Sexy Brutale, The Invisible Hours). Raul has become a world-recognized creative director. He has directed the beautiful backlit dead world of Deadlight; RiME, the oniric, evocative colorful world inspired by the light of the Mediterranean and The Invisible Hours, the murder mystery VR title to be released later this year by Tequila Works.