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Gran Turismo 2 (PlayStation)

92
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.9
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

Gran Turismo 2 Credits

Credits

ProducerKazunori Yamauchi
Main ProgrammerSeiichi Ikiuo
Simulation ProgrammerAkihiko Tan
Visual and GUI ProgrammerTakeshi Yokouchi
Car Modelling DirectorYuichi Matsumoto
Course Design DirectorMasaaki Goto
Sound DirectorMasamichi Seki
Car Modelling StaffKeiichi Ashizawa, Yuichi Matsumoto, Hajime Sakai, Yukari Sekizawa
Course Design StaffSanae Ebihara, Masaaki Goto, Takato Hirato, Michiko Kitagawa, Kazumichi Ohtsubo, Hiroshi Samatsu, Shinobu Sawamura
Data ManagementHirotaka Komiyama, Tomokazu Murase, Mayumi Suzaki
Tool ProgrammerSatoshi Kijima, Nobuo Sakai, Takeshi Yokouchi
Menu DesignTakuya Izumi, Hiroshi Kanzaki
Game DesignHirotaka Komiyama, Tomokazu Murase, Kazunori Yamauchi, Takeshi Yokouchi
FMVMasaaki Goto, Ryuji Nakayama, Takamasa Shichisawa, Yasuharu Yoshizawa
Sound DesignDaiki Kasho, Kentarō Nakagoshi, Shingo Okumura, Masamichi Seki
Menu Screen MusicIsamu Ohira
Assistant to the ProducerMayumi Suzaki
Business AffairsHogarth Andall, Nainan Shah, Miki Shinagawa, Ryukatsu Son, Marian Toole
Overseas Co‑ordinationYoshiko Furusawa, Maya Nakamura, Mikiko Okai
European ProducerSean Kelly
Director of International Software RelationsShawn Layden
European Product ManagerBirgit Zich
Head of European Public RelationsElizabeth Ashford
Manual EditorJim Sangster
Packaging & DesignJames Phippen
Music Compiled BySean Kelly
Car DescriptionsZak Assemakis, Nik Berg, Peter Grunert
Additionsl Sound RecordingPaul Arnold, Jason Page
QA ManagerGeoff Rens
Internal ManagerChris Rowley
Internal Co‑ordinatorJim McCabe
QA Manual ApprovalPeter Gawthorne, Lee Travers
Senior Lead TestersMark Christy, Matt Ekins, John McLaughlin, John Walsh
Lead TestersTim Adams, Paul Evison, Phil Green, Andy Macoy, Paul McCartan, Dee Wiswell, Matthew Wilson
Senior TestersJohn Cassidy, Kevin Mason, Carl McKane
TestersDavid Baker, Ryan Broadhurst, Richard Bunn, Michael Bygraves, Matthew Chainey, Lorna Croasdale, Ian Cunliffe, Keith Derby, Glenn Flaherty, Peter Gawthorne, Anthony Gill, Brian Goulbourn, Stephen Griffiths, Carl Guinney, John Häll, Terri Harrison, Gary Jones, Rob Knipe, Mark LeBreton, Colin Maddock, Terence Matthews, Ian McEvoy, Dave McMahon, Neil Morse, Matt Ng, Lee O'Toole, Darren Perkins, Mark Pittam, Brian Power, Russel Power, Peter Riley, Andy Sim, Neil Smith, Jay Stewart, Stephen Talbot, Lee Travers

Sony Computer Entertainment America

ProducerTaku Imasaki
Product Marketing ManagerSusan Nourai
Product Marketing SpecialistMark Valledor
Creative Services ManagerRonald Zaragoza
Senior Merchandising ManagerPeggy Gallagher
Merchandising SpecialistJosh Bingham
Public Relations ManagerWendy Spander
Lead AnalystKenneth Chan
Assistant Lead AnalystsBenjamin Briones, Christian Arends, Christian Davis, Trenton Haskins
Game AnalystsArmand Pilotin, Charles Yang, Conner Morlang, Daniel Goh, Demarlo King, Eduardo Zamora, Garrick Ozanne, Ian McGuiness, Lee Frohman, Michael Chang, Ryan Guevara, Shawn Refoua
Technical CoordinatorSam Thompson
QA ManagerCharles DeLay, Christopher Caprio
Technical SupervisorChang F. Fadel
Translation & LocalizationYoshiteru Sagiya (Y's LLC), Helen Tsui-Brunton, Alan Siegrist, Bruce Talbot
Reference Manual TextCarey Russ
In‑Game ScriptwriterCarey Russ
Package & Manual DesignCMB Design Partners Inc.
Package Front DesignTBWA Chiat/Day
Legal & Business AffairsKirsten Costello, Shelly Gayner, Kerry Hopkins, Lisa Lunger, Ninalei Morrison, Andrew Zaffron
Music SupervisorsThe Forster Bros for Tuff Break Entertainment
Special Thanks to the SCEA Marketing TeamAndrew Adams, Janeen Anderson, Donna Armentor, Shelley Ashitomi, Ami Matsumura-Blaire, Kurtis Buckmaster, Lori Chase-Nardi, Ed DeMasi, John Diamonon, Aimee Duell, Emily Franks, Andrew House, Stephanie Iwamasa, Cindy Johnson, Jennifer Jones, Chuck Lacson, Marie Macaspac, Colin MacLean, Kirsten Merit, Letha Moore, Dayton Paiva, Quinn Pham Le, Eileen Rodriguez, Maggie Rojas, Sarai Sequeira, Sharon Shapiro, Molly Smith, Heather Stroock, Jamie Tica, Nemer Velasquez, Michelle Vercelli, Marilyn Weyant, Kim Yuen
And More Thank You'sBruce Adams, Frank Adams, Peter Alau, Ron Allen, Gary Barth, Walt Boeninger, Al Burtoni, Stephen Cassatt, Bo Cheadle, Chris Colon, Norman Duncan, Niki Frederick, Gil Garcia, Gerry Gentile, Alexia Gentry, Peter George, Gil Giffix, Tom Griffiths, Joseph Graziano, Kaz Hirai, Mitch House, Tony Huntimer, Michael Janis, Fred Jenkins, Bill Kocisko, Thomas Kokezas, John LeGate, Brad Maur, Michael McMillin, Scott G. Michaels, Henry Nakata Jr., Glenn Nash, Gregory S. Off, Frank O'Malley, Terry Page, Mario J. Panichelli, Jeff Midkiff, Craig Rechenmacher, Jeff Regan, Cole Reif, Keith Richards, Debra Robins, Peter Serino, Joseph E. Selva III, Nick Silva, Matt Small, Cody Spinadel, Joni Toney, Allan Tremain, TBWA Chiat/Day, Jack Tretton, Lynda Vaitai, Robert Vawter, Brian J. Wiklem, David Wilson, Dave Winding, Eric Winding, Mark Winding, Mitchell Wolk, Toney Wong, Sal Zammitti
Special Thanks to our Automotive Industry PartnersJoAnne McKenzie (Ford), Anthony Biondo (Equity Management Inc. for General Motors), Lisa Shamus, Lee Sanft (Chrysler Dodge Plymouth), Richard Kottle, Gary Patterson (Shelby), Elmer Hardy, Masayuki Satoh, Bruce I. Garfield (Honda North America), Gerald Wiegert, Andy Harrison (Vector Aeromotive Corp.), Pierre Schreiber (Oreca), Michael Rachuy, Ron Johnson (Saleen), Daniel Krueger, Judy Varley (Leguna Seca Raceway), Annette Musson (Sears Point Raceway), Michael Johnson (Skip Barber Racing School), Reeves Callaway (Callaway Companies), Michael Erne (BMW), Bruce Kamada (Bandimere Speedway), Pamela Kamada (Bandimere Speedway), Ryan Kamada (Bandimere Speedway)

Music Credits

"Cold Rock the Mic" Performed byApollo Four Forty
"Cold Rock the Mic" Words and Music byNoko, Trevor Robert Gray, Howard James Gray, Ian Noxley, Paul Colbourne
"Where it's At" Performed byBeck David Hansen
"Where it's At" Words and Music byBeck David Hansen, John Robert King, Michael S. Simpson
"My Favorite Game" Performed byThe Cardigans
"My Favorite Game" Words and Music byPeter Svenson, Nina Persson
"Now is The Time" (Millenium Mix) Performed byThe Crystal Method
"Now is The Time" Produced and Written byKenneth Jordan, Scott Kirkland
"Hey Man, Nice Shot" Performed byFilter
"Hey Man, Nice Shot" Written byRichard Patrick
"My Hero" Performed byFoo Fighters
"My Hero" Production, RecordingGil Norton (Producer), Bradley Cook (Recorder), Chris Sheldon (Mixer)
"My Hero" Written byDavid Eric Grohl, Pat Smear, Nate Mendel
"I Think I'm Paranoid" Written, Produced and Performed byGarbage
Gearwhore "Accelerator" Written byBrian Natonski
"Dragula" byRob Zombie (Performer), Scott Humphrey
"Super Bon Bon" Performed bySoul Coughing
"Super Bon Bon" by arrangement with Warner Special ProductsMark Degliantoni, Michael Doughty, Yuval Gabay, Sebastian Steinberg
"Sex Type Thing" Performed byStone Temple Pilots
"Sex Type Thing" byScott Richard Weiland, Dean De Leo, Robert De Leo, Eric Kretz

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.

Jack Tretton, 176 other games
Kaz Hirai, 151 other games
Ami Matsumura-Blaire, 133 other games
Glenn Nash, 130 other games
Andrew House, 129 other games
Chris Rowley, 120 other games
Mark LeBreton, 114 other games
Geoff Rens, 103 other games
Molly Smith, 101 other games
Susan Nourai, 99 other games
Donna Armentor, 91 other games
Anthony Gill, 91 other games
Jim McCabe, 88 other games
Sharon Shapiro, 85 other games
Frank O'Malley, 81 other games
Quinn Pham Le, 78 other games
Stephen Griffiths, 75 other games
Phil Green, 73 other games
Lisa Lunger, 69 other games
Shawn Layden, 68 other games
Marilyn Weyant, 67 other games
Christian Davis, 66 other games
Gary Barth, 64 other games
Ed DeMasi, 64 other games
Sam Thompson, 64 other games

Collaborations

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

Speed Punks, a group of 89 people
Gran Turismo 3 A-Spec, a group of 88 people
Gran Turismo, a group of 77 people
Crash Bandicoot: Warped, a group of 74 people
Spyro the Dragon, a group of 63 people
CTR: Crash Team Racing, a group of 62 people
Hot Shots Golf 2, a group of 62 people
Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage!, a group of 57 people
MediEvil II, a group of 57 people
Gran Turismo 4, a group of 53 people
Covert Ops: Nuclear Dawn, a group of 48 people
Wild Arms 2, a group of 48 people
Syphon Filter, a group of 47 people
Grandia, a group of 42 people
Frequency, a group of 40 people
Crash Bash, a group of 39 people
Drakan: The Ancients' Gates, a group of 39 people
ICO, a group of 38 people
Gran Turismo Concept: 2002 Tokyo-Geneva, a group of 38 people
Tourist Trophy: The Real Riding Simulator, a group of 37 people
Extermination, a group of 37 people
NFL GameDay 2001, a group of 37 people
Spyro: Year of the Dragon, a group of 36 people
NCAA GameBreaker 2001, a group of 35 people
MediEvil, a group of 35 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Jeanne (75620), Kartanym (10776) and formercontrib (156908)