Chris Sutherland is a games director and programmer. Sutherland has been working with Nintendo, Team17 Digital, Rare and 4J Studios. Sutherland's first published game was The Amazing Spider-Man (1990) released in 1990. Then, Chris Sutherland went on to work on Donkey Kong Country as the programmer. Later, Sutherland also was part of the team who developed Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest published by Nintendo for Nintendo 3DS, Wii U, Wii and Game Boy Advance. Most recently, Chris Sutherland was involved in the development of Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair.