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Sonic CD (SEGA CD)

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Sonic CD Credits

Credits

Executive ProducerHayao Nakayama
Produced byMinoru Kanari, Makoto Oshitani
DirectorNaoto Ohshima (Bigisland)
Program DirectorKeiichi Yamamoto
Art DirectorHiroyuki Kawaguchi
Sound DirectorYukifumi Makino
Game DesignersHiroaki Chino (TINON), Kenichi Ono (AX), Yuichiro Yokoyama, Takao Miyoshi, Akira Nishino
Character DesignerKazuyuki Hoshino
Landscape DesignersHiroyuki Kawaguchi (HIRO.K), Takumi Miyake, Masahiro Sanpei, Masato Nishimura, Hideaki Kurata
Special Stage DesignersKazuyuki Hoshino, Yasushi Yamaguchi
Special Stage ProgrammerKeiichi Yamamoto
Animation ProgrammersYūichirō Mine (PROTO.2), Eiji Horita
Animation Visual DirectorsHiroyuki Kawaguchi (HIRO.K), Masahiro Sanpei
Visual DesignKazuyuki Hoshino, Takumi Miyake
Chief ProgrammerMatsuhide Mizoguchi
ProgrammersYūichi Matsuoka, Hiroshi Takei, Tatsuya Satoh (HIC), Noritaka Yakita (HIC)

Animation Staff

ProducersYasuo Yamaguchi, Mutsumi Kido
Chief Key AnimatorHisashi Eguchi (Studio Junio)
Key AnimatorsTetsuya Kumagai, Toshiyuki Komaru, Yasuyuki Shimizu, Ichiro Furuichi, Kenji Kajiwara
Art DirectorShinzō Yuki
Camera DirectorMasaru Banzai
Assistant Production ManagerKouichi Hirose
DirectorYukio Kaizawa
Production ManagerKoji Sekiguchi
In Cooperation WithStudio Junio
Produced byToei Animation Co. Ltd.

Music Credits for Sonic CD / North American Version

Music Composed (except where indicated)Spencer Nilsen
Music Arranged (except where indicated)Spencer Nilsen
Music Produced by (except where indicated)Spencer Nilsen
Co‑Composed byDavid Young
Co‑Arranged byDavid Young
VocalsPastiche, Sandy Cressman, Jenny Meltzer, Rebecca West
Keyboards and Synthesizer ProgrammingSpencer Nilsen, David Young
Drums and PercussionBrad Kaiser
Electric and Acoustic GuitarsErik Frykman
Digitally Recorded and Mixed atSEGA Multimedia Studio; Redwood City - CA
Engineered and Mixed bySpencer Nilsen, David Young
Additional Music (Collission Chaos, Metallic Madness, Robotnik) Composed bySterling, Armando Peraza, Bobby Vega
Produced bySterling, Charles Albert
Guitar, Keyboards and Fairlight III programmingSterling
BassBobby Vega
Percussion byArmando Peraza
EngineerCharles Albert
Programming AssistantRoosevelt Hoover
Production CoordinatorMaurice Jackson
Recorded and Mixed atINTERMIX
Special ThanksEveryone at SEGA of America PD/MM, Joe, Tom, Walter, Barbara, , David, Brad, Erik, Claire, QSound, Audix, Digital Support Group, Fairlight E.S.P. Propriety Limited, Opcode, Otari, Zoom, Illycafe Espresso [...for keeping us awake]
Rhythms for "Palmtree Panic" inspired by *Mister E* byPete Escovedo

Music Credits for Sonic CD / Japanese+European Version

Lyrics by (Opening Theme: "Sonic You Can Do Anything")Casey Rankin
Music by (Opening Theme: "Sonic You Can Do Anything")Masafumi Ogata
Vocal (Opening Theme: "Sonic You Can Do Anything")Keiko Utoku
Lyrics by (Ending Theme: "Cosmic Eternity [Believe In Yourself"])Casey Rankin
Music by (Ending Theme: "Cosmic Eternity [Believe In Yourself"])Naofumi Hataya
Vocal (Ending Theme: "Cosmic Eternity [Believe In Yourself"])Keiko Utoku
ProducerDaikou Nagato (Being Co. Ltd.)
DirectorRyo Watabe (Being Co. Ltd.)
Recorded atStudio Birdman, Mod Studio
BGM Composer and ArrangedNaofumi Hataya, Masafumi Ogata
Sound EffectYukifumi Makino
Sound ProgramYukifumi Makino

Additional Staff

PromoterHiroyuki Tanaka
Package DesignerYouichi Takahashi, Hayato Takebayashi
IllustrationsKazuyuki Hoshino
Special ThanksNaofumi Hataya, Masafumi Ogata, Daikou Nagato (Being Co. Ltd.), Hiroshi Kubota, Rieko Kodama (Phenix Rie), Yoshiaki Kashima, Takenobu Mitsuyoshi, Masaru Setsumaru, Hijiri Aoki, Steve Ray Burton, James Michael Spahn, Kounosuke Yoshio, Tomoko Sasaki, Aki Kamata, Masato Nishimura, Akira Funada, Fujio Minegishi, Jina Ishiwatari, Katsufumi Yoshimori, Tetsuo Akagi, Kaeko Itō, Hiroshi Nakatani, Hiromi Fukuda, Etsuko Yamada, Ryūichirō Kutsuzawa, Takashi Iwade, Michikazu Tamamura, Masumi Uchida, Tohru Watanuki, Makiko Suzuki
Presented bySEGA

Special Stage Staff

PlanHiroaki Chino
Sprite DesignKazuyuki Hoshino
Scroll DesignYasushi Yamaguchi
SoundMasafumi Ogata
ProgramKeiichi Yamamoto
Special ThanksMasahiro Sanpei (3pei), Masato Nishimura (Majin), 100Shiki, Syuji Takahashi

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.

Naofumi Hataya, 50 other games
Masaru Setsumaru, 50 other games
Yukifumi Makino, 48 other games
Maurice Jackson, 29 other games
Makoto Oshitani, 29 other games
Naoto Ohshima, 28 other games
Rieko Kodama, 28 other games
Takao Miyoshi, 26 other games
Kazuyuki Hoshino, 26 other games
Yoshiaki Kashima, 24 other games
Keiichi Yamamoto, 22 other games
Tomoko Sasaki, 20 other games
Yasushi Yamaguchi, 19 other games
Akira Nishino, 18 other games
Takenobu Mitsuyoshi, 18 other games
Youichi Takahashi, 17 other games
David Young, 16 other games
Hiroyuki Kawaguchi, 15 other games
Takashi Iwade, 12 other games
Hiroshi Kubota, 12 other games
Rebecca West, 11 other games
Kenichi Ono, 11 other games
Tohru Watanuki, 10 other games
Michikazu Tamamura, 10 other games
Matsuhide Mizoguchi, 10 other games

Collaborations

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

Sonic Adventure, a group of 13 people
Knuckles' Chaotix, a group of 13 people
Burning Rangers, a group of 11 people
Sonic the Hedgehog 2, a group of 10 people
Christmas NiGHTS into Dreams..., a group of 10 people
Formula One World Championship: Beyond the Limit, a group of 9 people
NiGHTS into Dreams..., a group of 9 people
3x3 Eyes: Seima Densetsu, a group of 8 people
Panic!, a group of 8 people
Ristar, a group of 7 people
Sega Rally Championship, a group of 7 people
Sonic R, a group of 7 people
Panzer Dragoon, a group of 6 people
Sonic the Hedgehog, a group of 6 people
Astal, a group of 6 people
Sonic Adventure DX (Director's Cut), a group of 5 people
Pro Striker 2, a group of 5 people
Magic Knight Rayearth, a group of 5 people
Virtua Racing Deluxe, a group of 5 people
Sonic 3D Blast, a group of 5 people
Sonic Adventure 2, a group of 5 people
Phantasy Star IV, a group of 5 people
Shenmue, a group of 5 people
Clockwork Knight, a group of 4 people
Sonic Adventure 2: Battle, a group of 4 people

Credits for this game were contributed by thf (154654), ryanbus84 (8703), 雷堂嬢太朗 -raido.jotaro- (57314) and quizzley7 (21211)