Solomon's Key for the NES was released in Japan on this day in 1986.

Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders (Commodore 64)

86
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.9
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders Credits

Credits

Created and Designed by David Fox, Matthew Kane, David Spangler, Ron Gilbert
Scripted and Programed by David Fox, Matthew Kane
"SCUMM" Story System by Ron Gilbert
 Background Art by Martin Cameron
 Character Animation by Gary Winnick
Sound Effects by  Matthew Kane, Christopher Grigg, David Warhol
Original Music by  Matthew Kane
Creative and Technical support by Ron Gilbert, Aric Wilmunder, Chip Morningstar, Noah Falstein, F. Randall Farmer
Project Directed by  David Fox
Lucasfilm Games General Manager Steve Arnold
Production Management John Sinclair
Marketing Management  Doug Glen
Administrative Support Wendy Bertram, Paula Hendricksen
Lead Playtester Kris Kahn
Thanks to the many other playtesters, especially Judith Lucero, Leslie Edwards, Tim Partenfelder
Cover Art by  Steve Purcell
Package Designed by  Paul Curtin
National Iquisiter Written by Victor Cross
Special thanks to George Lucas
German VersionBoris Schneider-Johne

Other Games

In addition to this game, the following people are listed as working on other games. No more than 25 people are listed here, even if there are more than 25 people who have also worked on other games.

George Lucas, 159 other games
David Warhol, 92 other games
Ron Gilbert, 74 other games
Steve Arnold, 49 other games
Steve Purcell, 47 other games
Noah Falstein, 45 other games
Aric Wilmunder, 43 other games
Judith Lucero, 30 other games
Martin Cameron, 29 other games
Victor Cross, 19 other games
Doug Glen, 18 other games
Gary Winnick, 17 other games
Boris Schneider-Johne, 17 other games
Christopher Grigg, 13 other games
David Fox, 13 other games
Wendy Bertram, 9 other games
Paula Hendricksen, 7 other games
F. Randall Farmer, 5 other games
David Spangler, 4 other games
Chip Morningstar, 3 other games

Collaborations

People who have worked on this game have also collaborated on the creation of the following games:

Maniac Mansion, a group of 16 people
The Secret of Monkey Island, a group of 15 people
The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition, a group of 14 people
Loom, a group of 14 people
Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade: The Graphic Adventure, a group of 12 people
Pipe Dream, a group of 11 people
Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge, a group of 10 people
Secret Weapons of the Luftwaffe, a group of 10 people
Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis, a group of 9 people
Their Finest Hour: The Battle of Britain, a group of 9 people
Habitat, a group of 9 people
Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge - Special Edition, a group of 8 people
Koronis Rift, a group of 8 people
Maniac Mansion Deluxe, a group of 6 people
Maniac Mansion: Day of the Tentacle, a group of 6 people
He 162 Volksjäger Tour of Duty, a group of 6 people
PHM Pegasus, a group of 6 people
Do 335 Pfeil Tour of Duty, a group of 6 people
P-80 Shooting Star Tour Of Duty, a group of 5 people
The Dig, a group of 5 people
P-38 Lightning Tour of Duty, a group of 5 people
Battlehawks 1942, a group of 5 people
The Curse of Monkey Island, a group of 5 people
Star Wars: Rebel Assault, a group of 4 people
Sam & Max Hit the Road, a group of 4 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Indra is here (19677) and Boris Schneider-Johne (8)