Timothy McCracken

Also Known As

  • Tim McCracken

Game Credits


Sid Meier's Civilization IV: Beyond the Sword (2007)   (Designer)
Sid Meier's Civilization IV: Warlords (2006)   (Designers)


Sid Meier's Civilization VI (2016)   (Additional Writing)


Alan Wake (2012)   (Voice Talent (In Order of Appearance))
Alan Wake (2010)   (The Voice of Agent Robert Nightingale)
Sid Meier's Civilization IV: Beyond the Sword (2007)   (Music Composition)

Quality Assurance

XCOM 2: War of the Chosen (2017)   (QA Supervisor)
Sid Meier's Civilization VI (2016)   (QA Supervisor)
XCOM 2 (2016)   (QA Supervisor)
Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth - Risi... (2015)   (QA Supervisor)
Sid Meier's Civilization: Revolution (2009)   (Testers)
Sid Meier's Civilization: Revolution (2008)   (Testers)
Sid Meier's Civilization: Revolution (2008)   (Testers)
Sid Meier's Civilization IV: Beyond the Sword (2007)   (QA Manager)
Sid Meier's Pirates! (2007)   (Quality Assurance Manager)
CivCity: Rome (2006)   (Quality Assurance Manager)
Sid Meier's Civilization IV: Warlords (2006)   (Quality Assurance Manager)
Sid Meier's Railroads! (2006)   (QA Manager)
Sid Meier's Civilization IV (2005)   (Quality Assurance Manager)
Sid Meier's Pirates!: Live the Life (2004)   (QA Manager)
Majesty: The Fantasy Kingdom Sim - Gold Edition (2003)   (Testers)
Sid Meier's Civilization III: Gold Edition (2003)   (Testers)
Majesty: The Northern Expansion (2001)   (Quality Assurance)
Sid Meier's Civilization III (2001)   (Testers)
Sid Meier's Civilization III (Limited Edition) (2001)   (Testers)
X-COM: Enforcer (2001)   (Playtesting)
Battleship: Surface Thunder (2000)   (Hunt Valley Lead Tester)
Majesty: The Fantasy Kingdom Sim (2000)   (Testers)
Pokémon Play It! Version 2 (2000)   (QA Testers)
Civilization II: Multiplayer Gold Edition (1999)   (Quality Assurance)
Civilization II: Test of Time (1999)   (Testers)
M1 Tank Platoon II (1998)   (Quality Assurance Testers)
Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers (1998)   (QA Staff)
X-COM: Interceptor (1998)   (Playtesting)
Civilization II: Fantastic Worlds (1997)   (Quality Assurance)
Magic: The Gathering - Spells of the Ancients (1997)   (Quality Assurance Staff)

Developer Biography

Tim McCracken joined Firaxis in 2004 after five years of professional game testing experience at MicroProse and Absolute Quality, Inc. In 2006, he has risen to the position of QA Manager with Firaxis. Tim is innovation focused in his vision for the industry and for himself.

Tim's Game History:
M1 Tank Platoon; European Air War; Sid Meier's Civilization II; Sid Meier's Civilization II: Fantastic Worlds; Sid Meier's Civilization III; Magic the Gathering; Magic the Gathering: Spells for the Ancients; Magic the Gathering: Planeswalkers; Magic the Gathering: Gold; Candyland; Risk II; Majesty; Majesty : Northern Expansion; X-Com Enforcer; X-Com Interceptor; Klingons Honor Guard; Dungeon and Dragon's Heros; Battleship : Surface Thunder; Frogger; Clue; Q-bert; Cat in the Hat; Ultimate Race Pro; The Thing; The Scorpion King; Stunt Driver; Chutes and Ladders; Nascar Heat; Gunship III; Cat Dog; Starship Troopers; Rollercoaster Tycoon; Mech Warrior; Worms 2; Worms Armageddon; You Don?t Know Jack; Monopoly 2001; Monopoly Casino; Scrabble; Sid Meier's Pirates!; Sid Meier's Pirates! for Xbox; Sid Meier's Civilization IV.

Last updated: Apr 29, 2006