Asteroids (Macintosh)

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Asteroids Credits


PublisherActivision Inc.
Produced bySeth Gerson, Dominic Wood, Syrox Developments Ltd.
Lead DesignMichael Latham, Boat Drinks LLC, Seth Gerson
Associate ProducerBrian Clarke
DeveloperSyrox Developments Ltd.
Lead ProgrammerMark Gordon
Lead PC Conversion ProgrammersAlex Darby, Steve Pearce
ProgrammersPhong Ly, Tom Pinnock, Rob Brooks
White Dwarf EditorAlex Darby
Lead Level LayoutDerek Poon
Lead ArtistMark Knowles
ArtistsJon Green, Phil Williams, Colin Robinson, Matthew Bell, Steven Green
CutscenesSteven Green
Artistic ConsultationLarry Paolicelli
Design AssistanceScott Pease

Music and Sound Effects

Associate ProducerJay Halderman
Sound ProgrammerGary Jesdanun
Sound EffectsBill Black, Big Fat Kitty Productions
MusicDavid Logan, David Logan Music

Classic Asteroids Programming

LTIMichael Livesay, Jason L. Maynard, Daniel Zahn
Boss ProgrammingSandy Burusco


Senior VP of StudioAlan Gershenfeld
VP Console DivisionStephen Crane
Director of Console MarketingMark Metis
Product ManagerWill Kassoy
Marketing AssociateSerene Chan
Senior PublicistJulia Roether
DesignerErik Jensen
Creative DirectorRon Gould
Documentation ManagerMichael Rivera
Documentation WriterBelinda M. Van Sickle
Documentation LayoutSylvia Orzel

Activision Quality Assurance

Senior Project LeadMarilena Morini
Project LeadAaron Casillas
TestersDaniel Hagerty, Ronald Weibel, Bruce Campbell, Eric Koch, Edward Murphy, Chris Galvin, Darren Harper, Ilya Tchak, Robert Hamiter
Special Thanks ToMichael B. Schwartz, Brian Bright, Christopher Hepburn, Ken Ramirez, Mattt Stubbs, Jean Powell, David Silverman, George Rose, Thaine Lyman, James Thompson, Barry Plaga, Ralph Votrian, Scott Lahman, Murali Tegulapalle, David Stohl, Bryant Bustamante, Axel Wippich, Armelle Arriola, Trisha Reeder


Localization SupervisorNathalie Ranson, Cedric Saint-Julien
Int'l Publishing CoordinatorHeather Chandler
Creative ServicesLucy Morgan, Jackie Whale
UK Product ManagerMichele Marchand

Mac Version - For MacSoft

Product ManagerAl Schilling
Product CoordinatorNate Birkholz
Marketing ManagerCindy Swanson
PackagingChristopher J. Odegard

Mac Version - For Activision

LicensingDave Anderson
Mac Associate ProducerKen Love
Mac Project CoordinatorPaul Stainthorpe
Mac Lead TesterHector Guerrero

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.

Marilena Morini, 180 other games
Nathalie Ranson, 133 other games
George Rose, 127 other games
David Stohl, 117 other games
Brian Clarke, 114 other games
Will Kassoy, 114 other games
Steve Pearce, 104 other games
Brian Bright, 73 other games
Michael Rivera, 67 other games
Belinda M. Van Sickle, 57 other games
Murali Tegulapalle, 57 other games
Thaine Lyman, 56 other games
Christopher Hepburn, 55 other games
Stephen Crane, 54 other games
Eric Koch, 49 other games
Robert Hamiter, 48 other games
Sylvia Orzel, 48 other games
Dave Anderson, 46 other games
Bryant Bustamante, 43 other games
Colin Robinson, 41 other games
Michael Latham, 36 other games
Matthew Bell, 35 other games
Erik Jensen, 35 other games
Serene Chan, 34 other games
Alan Gershenfeld, 34 other games


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

Vigilante 8, a group of 34 people
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Apocalypse, a group of 29 people
Space Invaders, a group of 29 people
Dark Reign: The Future of War, a group of 23 people
Civilization: Call to Power, a group of 22 people
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2, a group of 21 people
Disney's Tarzan, a group of 19 people
Spider-Man, a group of 18 people
Pitfall 3D: Beyond the Jungle, a group of 18 people
Interstate '82, a group of 18 people
Wu-Tang: Shaolin Style, a group of 17 people
Interstate '76: Nitro Riders, a group of 17 people
Shanghai: Dynasty, a group of 16 people
Vigilante 8: 2nd Offense, a group of 16 people
Spider-Man, a group of 16 people
Interstate '76, a group of 15 people
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3, a group of 14 people
The Fifth Element, a group of 14 people
Battlezone, a group of 14 people
Nightmare Creatures, a group of 14 people
Heavy Gear II, a group of 14 people
Dark Reign: Rise of the Shadowhand, a group of 14 people
Shanghai: Second Dynasty, a group of 14 people
Call to Power II, a group of 13 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Kabushi (155008)