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BioShock (PlayStation 3)

94
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.7
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

BioShock Credits

2K Boston / 2K Australia / 2K Marin

StoryKen Levine
WritingKen Levine
Creative DirectionKen Levine
Director of Product DevelopmentJonathan Chey
Project LeadAlyssa Finley
PS3 Executive ProducerAlyssa Finley
PS3 Technical LeadCarlos Cuello
Art DirectorScott Sinclair
Lead AnimatorShawn Robertson
Acting Environment LeadsHogarth de la Plante, Jay Kyburz
Performance LeadAndrew James
AnimationGrant Chang, Ben Hutchings, Jonathan Mangagil
Concept ArtScott Sinclair, Mauricio Tejerina, Rob Waters, Nathan Wells
Effects ArtistStephen Alexander
Level BuildersAlex Boylan, Hogarth de la Plante, Jay Kyburz, Christian Martinez, Jamie McNulty, Nathan Wells
ModelersLorne Brooks, Chris Chaproniere, Brendan George, Daniel Keating, Chad King, James Sharpe, John Travers, Michael Swiderek, Mauricio Tejerina, Joseph Yang, Laura Zimmermann
UI ArtBen Shore
PS3 UI ArtJake Etgeton, Ben Shore
PS3 Art SupportRichard Albon, Hogarth de la Plante
PS3 Downloadable Content Lead ArtistChad King
PS3 Downloadable Content ArtMichael Swiderek, Mauricio Tejerina, Joseph Yang, Laura Zimmerman
PS3 Downloadable ContentGrant Chang
PS3 Downloadable Content Concept ArtRob Waters
Additional Concept ArtLorne Brooks, Hogarth de la Plante, Daniel Keating, Chad King, Christian Martinez, Shawn Robertson, James Sharpe, Joseph Yang, Laura Zimmerman
Additional EffectsChad King
Additional AnimationSteve Chao, Ed Lynch
Additional UI SupportAlex Boylan, Jake Etgeton, Christian Martinez, Rob Waters, Michael Swiderek, Mauricio Tejerina, Laura Zimmerman
Additional ArtRay Leung, Eric Lawson, Shaun Stephenson, Steven Kimura, John Torres, Jed Wahl
Lead DesignerPaul Hellquist
Lead Level DesignerWilliam Gardner
DesignersDorian Hart, Alexx Kay, Jean Paul LeBreton, Jonathan Pelling, Dean Tate, Jordan Thomas
PS3 Design SupportJordan Thomas, Jean Paul LeBreton, Tynan Wales
PS3 Downloadable Content Lead DesignerDorian Hart
PS3 Downloadable Content DesignKirk Bezio, Alexx Kay, Tynan Sylvester
Additional DesignStephen Alexander, Andrew Orman, Edward Orman, Ian Vogel
Additional Story/WritingPaul Hellquist, Alexx Kay, Joe McDonagh, Emily Ridgway, Justin Sonnekalb, Susan O'Connor
Additional Ingame WritingTom Bartlett, Dorian Hart
Lead ProgrammerChristopher Kline
Technical DirectorRowan Wyborn
AI LeadJohn Abercrombie
2K Marin PS3 Lead ProgrammerRaymond Graham
2K Australia PS3 Lead ProgrammerMathi Nagarajan
PS3 Downloadable Content Lead ProgrammerJesse Johnson
AI/Animation ProgrammingMarc Atkin, Darren LaFreniere
Audio/Streaming ProgrammingCarlos Cuello
Gameplay ProgrammingIan Bond, Dan Kaplan, Lida Tang
Graphics ProgrammingJesse Johnson
UI ProgrammingJake Etgeton
Physics ProgrammingJoshua Downer
Engine Development TeamSimon Eschbach, Weicheng Fang, Daniel James Lamb, Ryan Lancaster, Mathi Nagarajan, Martin Slater, Robert Black
PS3 Programming TeamIan Bond, Timothy Cooper, Ben Driehuis, Jake Etgeton, Weicheng Fang, Daniel James Lamb, Johnnemann Nordhagen, David Pittman
PS3 Downloadable Content ProgrammingIan Bond, Dan Kaplan, Shane Mathews
Additional PS3 Technical DirectionChristopher Kline, Rowan Wyborn, Karl Burdack
Additional PS3 ProgrammingJohn Abercrombie, Karl Burdack, Joshua Downer, Darren LaFreniere, Lida Tang, Jesse Johnson
PS3 Downloadable Content Additional ProgrammingLida Tang
Additional ProgrammingKarl Burdack, Terrance Cohen, Michael C. James
Associate ProducerJoe Faulstick
PS3 Associate ProducerHarvey Whitney
PS3 Downloadable Content ProducerJoe Faulstick
Assistant ProducersKate Kellogg, Keith Shetler, Justin Sonnekalb
PS3 Downloadable Content Assistant ProducersKirk Bezio, Keith Shetler
Production Assistant/LocalizationTimothy Crosby
Additional Production SupportTony Oakden, James Sutherland, Jay Kyburz
Sound DesignerEmily Ridgway
Sound AssistantsPatrick Balthrop, Justin Mullins
Audio ConsultantEric Brosius
PS3 Audio SupportMichael Kamper
PS3 Downloadable Content Audio LeadScott Haraldsen
PS3 Downloadable Content Junior Audio DesignerKeith Shetler
PS3 Downloadable Content Additional AudioPatrick Balthrop
PS3 IS SupportRob Roudebush, Reed Waller, Brendan McCarthy, Jon Heysek, Geoff Graves, Ray Holbrook, Gareth Walters
QA ManagerJoe Faulstick, Russell Jacobson
Assistant QA LeadsNick Garner, Ryan Oddey, Sara Verrilli, Russell Jacobson
TestersTom Bartlett, Kirk Bezio, Ryan Buckley, Matt Cabral, Joe Canadas, Frank DaPonte, Jake Drobowiecki, Chris Enright, Dan Lewis, Casey Malone, Justin Pappas, Mike Pfundt, Jason Silva, Penny Bird, Mischa Andrews, Dane Lipscombe, Owen Townsend, Richard Franklin
Additional TestingJason O'Brien, Eric Kirchberg, Brendan Kirk, Justin Sonnekalb
PS3 TestersRoy Russell, Doug Tyler, Casey Dewitt, Michael Howard, Simon Richardson
PS3 Downloadable Content TestersFrank DaPonte, Jonathan Singh
Director of OperationsEmily Brinkert
Director of Operations, AustraliaWill Marshall
IT Manager AustraliaGareth Walters
IT Manager BostonGeoff Graves
IT AssistantsRaymond Holbrook, Justin Richards
Team SupportPhil Frechette
HR Manager, AustraliaAli Hinton
Operational SupportKate Kellogg, Joe McDonagh
Office Manager, AustraliaChelsea Kyburz, Tamara Lopez
Additional Operational SupportDevin Bean, Keri Norris, David O'Toole, Colin Davis
Marketing Support TeamJoe Faulstick, Joe McDonagh, Nathan Wells
PR Support TeamJoe Faulstick, Joe McDonagh, Nathan Wells
Focus Test WranglerTom Bartlett
Additional SupportRichard Albon, Shamus Baker, David Beswick, Ben Driehuis, Joakim Hagdahl, Andrew Ley, David March, Jamie O'Toole, Linus Tan, Jarrad Woods

Digital Extremes

Lead PS3 ProgrammerSteve Sinclair
PS3 ProgrammersAndrew Rudson, Glen Miner, Mark Mikulec, Mike Weir, Ron Janzen
Additional PS3 ProgrammingErnesto Novillo, Jesse Attard
PS3 ProducerShawn Segal
PS3 QAMichael Maggard, Pat Kudirka
PresidentJames Schmalz
Development DirectorJames Schmalz
CFOMichael Schmalz
Operations & PR DirectorMeridith Braun
HR Assistant & BookkeepingTanya Deaville
AdministrationDenise Raymond
Head ChefElaine Deaville
Culinary AssistantJason Deaville
IT SupportJason Murphy

2K Publishing

PresidentChristoph Hartmann
COODavid Ismailer
VP Product DevelopmentGrégoire Gobbi
Development DirectorJohn Chowanec
Director of PD OperationsKate Kellogg
Senior ProducerMelissa Miller
Game AnalystsNeal Chung-Yee, Michael Kelly (Patches)
SVP MarketingSarah Anderson
VP MarketingMatt Gorman
Director of MarketingThomas Bass
Senior Product ManagerPhilip Ser
Marketing CoordinatorDawn Burnell
Production DirectorJack Scalici
Senior Video EditorJ. Mateo Baker
Video EditorEric Monacelli
PR DirectorApril M. Jones
PR ManagerCharlie Sinhaseni
Senior Manager Partner MarketingScott DeFreitas
Media SpecialistLarry Stephens
Art Director, Creative ServicesLesley Zinn
Web DirectorGabe Abarcar
Web DesignerAshley Young
Community ManagerElizabeth Tobey
Production ManagerLydia Jenner
Sr. Project ManagerJackie Truong
Director of OperationsDorian Rehfield
VP Sales & LicensingSteve Glickstein
Strategic Sales and Licensing ManagerPaul Crockett
VP of Quality AssuranceAlexander Plachowski
Quality Assurance Test Manager (Projects)David Arnspiger
Compliance ManagerAlexis Ladd
Lead TesterStephen Florida
Lead Tester (Support Team)Lori Durrant
Senior Compliance TesterNathan Bell
Quality Assurance TeamDarren Miller-Pfeufer, Micah Grossman, Matt Akopian, Adrin Khachikian, Anthony Rousseau, Brent Sharon, Ariel Ceballos, Michael-Lance Freeman, Jorge Hernandez, John St. John, Kate Ruck, Paul Benson, Keith Ferguson, Matthew St. John
Compliance TestersMarvin Calhoun, Evan Jackson, Jeffery Pook, Leandro Ribeiro
Night Shift Sr. TesterVictor Turu Flores
Night Shift TestersJorge Arevalo, Kevin Skorcz, Eric Kuhr, Jay Armant, Whitney Fike, Matt Priddy, RJ Sandberg, Daniel Miller
General ManagerNeil Ralley
VP International MarketingMatthias Wehner
International Marketing ManagerLia Tsele
International Product ManagerWarner Guinée
Junior International Product ManagerSam Woodward
International PR DirectorMarkus Wilding
International PR ManagerEmily Britt
Global Events ManagerKarl Unterholzner
Licensing DirectorClaire Roberts
Web Content ManagerMartin Moore
International Marketing AssistantTom East
International PR AssistantTom East
International ProducerSajjad Majid
Localization ManagerScott Morrow
Assistant Localization ManagerTerryll Garrison
External Localization TeamsAround the Word, Coda Entertainment GmbH, Synthesis International Srl, Synthesis Iberia
QA ManagerChris Rowley
QA SupervisorDomenic Giannone
Mastering EngineerWayne Boyce
Lead QA TechnicianRob Jenkins
QA TechniciansStephan Manners, Ian Moore, Andrew Webster, Arsenio Formoso, Natalie Holkham, Sebastian Belton, Rosie Hamilton, Daniel Mills
Localization QA TechniciansSebastian Frank, Stefan Rossi, Mark Unger, Hugo Sieiro, José Miñana, Alba Loureiro, Alessandro Gatti, Adele Dalena, Elisa Lazier, Pauline Martyn, Didier Pruvot, Cyril Ben Abdallah, Óscar Pereira
Design TeamJames Crocker, James Quinlan, Tom Baker
2K International TeamAgnès Rosique, Alex Bickham, Andreas Traxler, Barbara Ruocco, Ben Seccombe, David Halse, Fabio Gusmaroli, Jan Sturm, Jean-Paul Hardy, Jose Antonio Muñoz, Calero Fernandez, Olivier Troit, Sandra Melero, Snezana Stojanovska, Simon Turner
Take 2 Publishing TeamAnthony Dodd, Corine Checko, Diego Tobon, Magda Bona, Martin Alway, Nguyen Doan, Nicole Mucumbitsi, Paris Vidalis, Paul Hooper
Special ThanksBearcage, Bob Blau, Blur, Siobhan Boes, David Boutry, dSonic, Daniel Einzig, Christopher Fiumano, Demiurge Studios, Epic, EyeCandy Studios, FMOD EX, Sound System, Firelight Technologies, Havok, KD&E, Jennifer Kolbe, Lamplighter Studios, Xenia Mul, Nicole Nicoletti, Rapan, RDA, Red Eye Studios, Rokkan, Drew Smith, Take‑Two Sales, Douglas Rothman, Travis Tholen

Plastic Wax

DirectorRon Roberts
Art DirectorNathan Maddams
Lead AnimationRay Willis
AnimatorsPete Woodley-Page, Mark Comedoy, Kate Kerrigan
Modelling TeamDean Wood, Nick Cuyten, Carl English, Barry White, Craig Byass
Lead TexturesTyrone Maddams
TexturesRichard Pritchard
R&DSina Azad
FXAllan Mackay, Adam MacGowan, Sidney Cheng
Lead Lighting/RenderDavid Brown
Lighting/RenderJay C. Miller
Lead CompositingRon Roberts
CompositingMatthew French, Daniel Brown
EditorStuart Spoard
SchedulingKirsty Simmons
IT ManagerDane Maddams
IT SupportTerry Mickaiel
CEORoger Maddams
Special ThanksCarolyn Wright, John LaFlamboy, Justin Digiacomo

Music

ComposerGarry Schyman
Solo ViolinMartin Chalifour
ViolinsBelinda Broughton, Darius Campo, Peter Kent, Pip Clark, Kirsten Fife, Barbara Porter, Marcy Vaj, Pat Johnson, Miran Kojian, Sara Parkins, Pam Gates, Carolyn Osborne, Anna Kostyuchek, Becky Bunnell, Eve Butler, Tiffany Yi Hu, Jennifer Munday, Hiam Shtrum
CelloArmen Ksajikian, Suzie Katayama, David Low, Rudy Stein, Cecilia Tsan, Paula J. Hochhalter, John Walz, Trevor Handy, Tina Soule, Sebastian Toettcher, Miguel Martínez
PianoBryan Pezzone
HornJoe Meyer
Recording EngineerDan Blessinger
Music Contractor and CopyistRoss DeRoche
TubaRoss DeRoche
Singer on AnthemRebecca Sjöwall
OrchestrationsGarry Schyman, Desha Dunnahoe
ConductorGarry Schyman
Assistant to Garry SchymanTim Helisek

VO Production

Telsey and CoCarrie Rosson, Tiffany Canfield, David Vaccari
Star‑TraxAli Aron, Vince DePola
ProducerDawn Redmann
Original Dialog MixerMichael Miller, Stephen Dickson, Zac Fisher, Mitch Dorf, Tim West
Original Dialog RecordistCourtney Bishop, Nick Bozzone, Kaynaz Shroff, Gavin McNeice, Brett Rothfeld
ActorsJohn Ahlin, Gregory S. Baldwin, Jane Beller, Susanne Blakeslee, Anne Bobby, Blesst Bowden, Tony Chiroldes, Shavonne Conroy, Ritchie Coster, Elizabeth Foldes-Meiman, Joshua Gomez, Cassandra Grae, Ray Guth, Peter Francis James, Juliet Landau, Anne Meisels, Raynor Scheine, Miriam Shor, Adam Seitz, Armin Shimerman, Peter Siragusa, T. Ryder Smith, Stephen Stanton, Fred Tatasciore, Marcello Tubert, Michael Villani, Gordon Joseph Weiss, James Yaegashi, Catherine Zambri, J. G. Hertzler
The Music PublishersBoosey and Hawkes, Bug Music, Carlin America, De Wolfe Music, France Music Corporation, Golden Bell Songs, Golden West Melodies, Naxos Music, Next Decade Music, Shapiro Bernstein & Company, Warner Chappell Music, Williamson Music
The Record LabelsDe Wolfe Music, Jasmine Music/Hasmick Promotions Ltd, Naxos, Sony/BMG Music Entertainment, The EMI Group, Universal Music Group, Warner Music Group
Fox StudiosRick Fox, Michael Weber, Tim Schmidt, Cal Halter, Keith Fox, Dustin Smith, Joe Schmidt
Special ThanksJonathan Manahan, Mark Vitello, Gerald Martin, Mary Tierney, Robert K. Dyer, Evan Hart, Leslie Pirratano, Carlo Vogelsang, Jeff Royle, Mark Thomas, Sandra Congdon, Kelly Tofte, Mark Griffin, Andrew Wilson, Thatcher Ulrich, Russell Almond, Matt Dawson, Fraser Graham, Barry Caudill, Seth Spaulding, Dàmiàn Isla, Big Solutions, Jack Beatty, Jim Doolittle, Karl Hanover, Meredith Levine, Pro Travel, Dan Teasdale, Dave Traver, Jason Turbin, Bruce Woodard, Ed Hoopman

PS3 Special Thanks

Special ThanksBrandon Pham, Colin Fix, Elden Tam, Hogarth de la Plante, Jeff Weir, Jeffrey Fisher, Leon Hartwig, PJ Leffelman, Richard Albon, Richard Jobling, Rinaldo Tjan, Steve Gaynor, Zak McClendon, Jacob Palmer, Eric Sterner, Brooke Grabrian, Nicole Payte, Indie Built, Jacob Hawley, Graeme Bayless, Sharon Hunter, Amber Falkowski, Kate Ryan, Emily Brinkert, Ryan Oddey, Matthew J. Brown, Phil Frechette, Will Marshall, Kevin Franklin, Ben Cosh, Michael Hedley, Steven Sharp, Bruce Brodie, Peter Johnson, Mike Walsh, Jason Turbin, Bret Patterson, Mark Danks, Chris Norden, Cort Stratton, Danny Tang, Robert Vawter, Sheldon Carter
Focus Testers (2K Boston)Conor Walsh, Bill Brinkert, Michael Kripchak, Bryan Jeremy, Christopher Reavey, Dan Boldyev, Ellis Bahl, Fritz Louis, Jeff Machado, Jennifer Clay, Justin Nee, Kenneth Leibe, Michael Morin, Ryan Simonetta, Yori Sverdlin

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.

Fred Tatasciore, 247 other games
Chris Rowley, 120 other games
Jennifer Kolbe, 120 other games
Keith Ferguson, 112 other games
Daniel Einzig, 107 other games
James Crocker, 102 other games
Robert K. Dyer, 96 other games
Markus Wilding, 94 other games
Christoph Hartmann, 92 other games
Matthias Wehner, 88 other games
David Arnspiger, 88 other games
Matt Gorman, 86 other games
Lesley Zinn, 83 other games
Jack Scalici, 82 other games
Grégoire Gobbi, 75 other games
Dorian Rehfield, 73 other games
Anthony Dodd, 67 other games
Sajjad Majid, 65 other games
Wayne Boyce, 65 other games
Thomas Bass, 64 other games
Stephen Stanton, 62 other games
Tom Baker, 60 other games
Sarah Anderson, 60 other games
James Quinlan, 58 other games
Karl Unterholzner, 57 other games

Collaborations

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

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BioShock Infinite, a group of 126 people
Sid Meier's Civilization IV: Colonization, a group of 105 people
Sid Meier's Civilization: Revolution, a group of 97 people
Mafia II, a group of 96 people
Top Spin 3, a group of 89 people
The Darkness II, a group of 88 people
Sid Meier's Civilization: Revolution, a group of 86 people
Borderlands, a group of 83 people
Sid Meier's Civilization V, a group of 82 people
Don King Boxing, a group of 80 people
Duke Nukem Forever, a group of 77 people
Spec Ops: The Line, a group of 76 people
The Misadventures of P.B. Winterbottom, a group of 70 people
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, a group of 69 people
Sid Meier's Civilization IV: Beyond the Sword, a group of 67 people
NBA 2K9, a group of 67 people
Borderlands: Double Game Add-on Pack, a group of 65 people
CivWorld, a group of 64 people
The Darkness, a group of 63 people
XCOM: Enemy Unknown, a group of 60 people
Borderlands 2, a group of 59 people
NBA 2K12, a group of 59 people
Sid Meier's Civilization V: Gods and Kings, a group of 59 people
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, a group of 57 people

Credits for this game were contributed by skeetmon (309), Jeanne (75620) and thf (155376)