Jim Dirschberger is an Emmy-nominated producer, game designer, and writer. With a focus on creating original content with other emerging artists, Jim has produced work for clients such as Vans, ESPN, Nike, Adult Swim, Sub Pop Records, Vice Media, and Nintendo.
In 2010 Jim released his first feature film, Honest Man: The Life of R.Budd Dwyer. He was also the Co-Creator, Executive Producer, and Writer of Sanjay & Craig - an Emmy nominated animated show on Nickelodeon. Most recently, Jim has produced and directed animated content for Paramount Pictures, TBS, Adult Swim, and Cartoon Network.
Under his Wide Right Interactive banner, Jim has released three videogames - Freedom Finger (2020), What The Dub?! (2021), and most recently RiffTrax: The Game (2022).
Dad Jokes Told
Days Spent in Development Hell
What The Dub?!
"What The Dub?!", launches worldwide on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam.
"Freedom Finger", launches worldwide on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam.
Nintendo Indie World
"Freedom Finger" is announced during Nintendo's Indie World presentation.
"Sanjay and Craig" receives three Emmy nominations for Outstanding Children's Animated Program, Casting, and Sound Editing.
"Sanjay & Craig" Debuts on Nickelodeon
"Dude, What's Up?" The series premiere brings in over 3.6 million total viewers.
Off The Wall
The popular web series "Vans Classic Tales" debuts. Co-created by Jim, the series runs for over 9 years.
Feature Film Debut
Jim's first feature film, "Honest Man", premiers at the Carmel Art & Film Festival.
Eighty Four Films founded.