The Need for Speed (DOS)

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The Need for Speed Credits


Lead ProgrammerWei Shoong Teh
ProgrammersPaul B. Diamond, Brad Gour, Shelby Hubick, David Lucas, Daniel Teh
Additional ProgrammingD. M. Abrahams-Gessel
Lead ArtistScott Jackson
ArtistsEduardo Agostini, Thomas Graham, Peter King, Robert Sculnick
3D ModellingKent Maclagan
Additional 3D ModellingMarkus Tessmann
Track ModellingSheila Allan
Lead AudioAlistair Hirst
Music ProducerEdwin Dolinski
Additional MusicJames Bowers, Koko Productions
Audio PostSteve Royea
Additional Audio EditingJennifer Lewis
Lead QAJason Holinaty
Backup Lead QAJonathan Dowdeswell, Crispin Hands
QA TestersPaul Adamson, Alex Baumgard, D'Arcy Gog, Jeff Hutchinson, Adam MacKay-Smith, James Witt
QA SupportJon Bruce, Ian Hawkins, Kirk C. Scott
Product ManagerSimon Etchells, Frank Gibeau
DocumentationValerie E. Hanscom
Documentation LayoutColin Dodson
German LocalisationCarol Aggett, Rolf D. Busch, Bianca Normann
German ManualKlaus Segel
Production AssistantSerena Whitters
Assistant ProducerRichard Mul
Associate ProducerKen Sayler
Development DirectorFoster Hall
ProducerHanno Lemke
Game DesignHanno Lemke
Feature EditorDouglas Kott
Car Voice‑over ScriptDouglas Kott
LibrarianOtis D. Meyer
PhotographiesRoad & Track
Additional PhotographyRon Perry, Guy Spangenberg
Movie ProductionCactus Production
Police OfficerMichael St. John Smith
English Voice OverMichael Donovan Mandap
German Voice OverRolf D. Busch, Egon Hoegen
Executive ProducerScott Kennedy
DirectorJames Head
Art DirectorRon Bignell
PhotographerHans Sipma
Director Of PhotographyPeter Woeste
Stunt CoordinatorLou Bollo
Additional VideoCoast Mountain Post Production
ProducerLouise Valgardson
Special Thanks ToLaurent Ancessi, Frank Barchard, Andrew Brownsword, Rick Friesen, Richard Garriott, Bruce Iggulden, Mark Lange, V. Paul Lee, Jay MacDonald, Randy Mainwood, Laurence Malley, David Mercier, Chris Roberts, Andrew Scott, Elias Soursos, Wilfred Allan Morse (W.A.M.), SHARX Recreation Service

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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.

Frank Gibeau, 106 other games
Rolf D. Busch, 77 other games
Frank Barchard, 66 other games
Jeff Hutchinson, 49 other games
Carol Aggett, 45 other games
David Mercier, 45 other games
Richard Garriott, 43 other games
Bianca Normann, 42 other games
D'Arcy Gog, 40 other games
Hanno Lemke, 39 other games
Rick Friesen, 35 other games
Jennifer Lewis, 33 other games
Brad Gour, 31 other games
Alistair Hirst, 30 other games
Kirk C. Scott, 29 other games
Chris Roberts, 28 other games
Mark Lange, 26 other games
Crispin Hands, 25 other games
David Lucas, 24 other games
Steve Royea, 24 other games
Andrew Brownsword, 24 other games
Jonathan Dowdeswell, 23 other games
V. Paul Lee, 21 other games
James Witt, 21 other games
Colin Dodson, 20 other games


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

The Need for Speed: Special Edition, a group of 51 people
Need for Speed II, a group of 29 people
Need for Speed III: Hot Pursuit, a group of 22 people
NHL 96, a group of 19 people
Need for Speed: High Stakes, a group of 19 people
Need for Speed II: SE, a group of 19 people
FIFA Soccer 96, a group of 17 people
Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed, a group of 14 people
NBA Live 98, a group of 13 people
NHL 98, a group of 13 people
NHL 97, a group of 12 people
NBA Live 97, a group of 12 people
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit 2, a group of 11 people
007: Agent Under Fire, a group of 10 people
FIFA International Soccer, a group of 10 people
NHL 95, a group of 9 people
007: Nightfire, a group of 9 people
SSX, a group of 9 people
World Cup 98, a group of 9 people
SSX Tricky, a group of 9 people
NBA Live 95, a group of 8 people
FIFA 99, a group of 8 people
NBA Live 99, a group of 8 people
Need for Speed: Carbon, a group of 7 people
FIFA 2001, a group of 7 people

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