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The Lion King (Genesis)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
5 point score based on user ratings.

The Lion King Credits

Westwood Studios

Creative Director/ProducerLouis Castle
Programming SupportMilo X. Ballan, David R. Dettmer
Lead DesignerSeth Mendelsohn
Assistant DesignerErik Yeo
Background ArtJoseph B. Hewitt IV, Hans Piwenitzky, Aaron E. Powell, Kevin Oxland (VIE UK), Rick Parks
Animation CleanupDoug Verhaal, Barbarajo Shillings, John Pedraja, Mike Muehlendorf, Kenn Seward
Audio DirectionPaul Maudra
Genesis MusicMatt Furniss
Genesis SoundMatt Furniss
Executive ProducerBrett W. Sperry
Genesis ProgrammingRob Povey
Assistant ProgrammingRonald Pieket-Weeserik
Animation RenderingCindy D. Chinn, David Dame, Penina Finger, Elie Arabian, Matthew Hansel, Aaron E. Powell
Genesis Sound DriverKrisalis Software LTD.
Manual Written ByEdith Laramore
Quality Assurance CoordinationGlenn Sperry
Quality AssuranceKenneth Dunne, Michael Lightner, Jesse Clemit, Christopher M. Rubyor, Bradley Roberts, Troy Leanord, Bill Baca, Mike Galindo, Candace Galindo
Vice President of Product DevelopmentChristopher D. Yates
Special Thanks ToColin Gordon (VIE UK), Dave Chapman (VIE UK), Felix Kupis, Theodore A. Morris, Lawrence Hiler (Chip Level Designs), David O'Riva, Donna Castle, Samantha Castle, James Castle, Linda Green, Jennifer Green, Kimberly Green

Disney Software

Senior ProducerPatrick Gilmore
Assistant ProducerMichael Giacchino
ArtworkJohn Fiorito, Alexander Schaefer, Christina Vann, Ann-Bettina Colacc
Additional ArtKaty Adams, Thomas Ang, Thomas Breeden, Kurt Dumas, Hugh Jamieson, Roddy Novarro, Rob Titus
Art SupportArden Ishimaru
Music Composed and/or Arranged ByJeff Rona (at Media Ventures Inc.)
Software Production AdministratorC. Steve Booth
Production AssistantJoseph Santos
Product AnalystsJulius Baldueza, Daryl M. David, Toby Espiritu, Joseph Reyes, Eric Bentura

Disney Animation Services

ProducerPaul Curasi
Creative/Technical ConsultantChuck Williams
Production CoordinatorCammie Cavallin
Assistant to the ProducerAnnette Laguer
Business ManagerDarrell Brown
Production AssistantCyndi Sager
Production DesignerKeith Newton
Supervising AnimatorChristian Bradley
AnimatorsAnthony Michaels, Aaron Blaise, Darko Cesar, Serguei Koushnerov, Rob Corley, Travis Blaise, Branko Mihanovic, Sasha Dorogov, Elliot Bour, Phil Boyd, Tim Hodge
Assistant AnimatorsMerritt Andrews, Caroline Clifford, Craig Grasso
Clean‑Up ArtistsArden Chan, Kevin Proctor, Anthony Stanley
Image Processing SpecialistPamela Darley
Assistant EditorGary Blair
Support Associate TraineeBrent Tiano
Special Thanks ToRoger Allers, Ruben Aquino, Clare Baren, Jeff Dixon, Don Hahn, Rob Minkoff, Ruben Procopio, Bob Stanton

Virgin Interactive Entertainment

Vice President, Product DevelopmentNeil Young
Production CoordinatorsRobb Alvey, Jeff Ziel
Assistant CoordinatorsDavid Fries, Jeff Buccellato
Design SupportDavid Bishop, Chris Bauer, Jared Brinkley, Sarah Thompson (VIE UK), Julian Rignall
Quality Assurance Group HeadChris McFarland
Lead AnalystJonathan Williams
AnalystsScott Manning, Chad Soares, Stacey Mendoza, Craig McCoy, Paul Shoener, Chris Rausch, Virgil the Cat
Additional TestingPaul Villanveva, Eric Reid, Josh Kales, Anthony Nicholas, Joshua Madson, Richard Chan, Jay Yi, Mark Holloway, Duane Peralta, Josh Coon, Colin Elliott
Manual Edited ByMark Polycn
Manual Designed ByTracy Veal, Lana Sproul

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.

Matt Furniss, 98 other games
Neil Young, 78 other games
Jonathan Williams, 72 other games
Robb Alvey, 55 other games
Stacey Mendoza, 50 other games
David Bishop, 45 other games
Brett W. Sperry, 45 other games
Glenn Sperry, 42 other games
Patrick Gilmore, 41 other games
Michael Giacchino, 40 other games
David Fries, 37 other games
Louis Castle, 37 other games
Michael Lightner, 37 other games
Colin Gordon, 35 other games
Christopher M. Rubyor, 33 other games
Joseph B. Hewitt IV, 30 other games
Erik Yeo, 28 other games
Chris Rausch, 28 other games
Chris McFarland, 25 other games
John Fiorito, 24 other games
Ronald Pieket-Weeserik, 24 other games
Jared Brinkley, 21 other games
Paul Shoener, 21 other games
Aaron E. Powell, 21 other games
Christian Bradley, 21 other games


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

Pinocchio, a group of 32 people
Disney's Aladdin, a group of 23 people
The Legend of Kyrandia: Hand of Fate, a group of 20 people
Disney's Pocahontas, a group of 19 people
Command & Conquer, a group of 19 people
The Legend of Kyrandia: Book 3 - Malcolm's Revenge, a group of 19 people
Dune: The Battle for Arrakis, a group of 17 people
Disney's The Jungle Book, a group of 16 people
Dune II: The Building of a Dynasty, a group of 15 people
Command & Conquer (Special Gold Edition), a group of 15 people
Young Merlin, a group of 15 people
Lands of Lore: The Throne of Chaos, a group of 14 people
Lands of Lore: Guardians of Destiny, a group of 14 people
Maui Mallard in Cold Shadow, a group of 13 people
Spot Goes to Hollywood, a group of 12 people
The Jungle Book, a group of 12 people
Command & Conquer: Red Alert, a group of 11 people
Heart of the Alien: Out of this World parts I and II, a group of 10 people
The Legend of Kyrandia, a group of 10 people
Mickey Mania, a group of 9 people
Command & Conquer: The Covert Operations, a group of 9 people
Blade Runner, a group of 9 people
Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun, a group of 9 people
Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun (Platinum Edition), a group of 9 people
Demolition Man, a group of 9 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Opipeuter (16479), monkeyislandgirl (8626) and thf (154564)