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Astal (SEGA Saturn)

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3.7
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5 point score based on user ratings.

Astal Credits

Staff Roll

Planning/Original ConceptTsuyoshi Sugai, Motomu Hayashi
Game DesignTsuyoshi Sugai, Masahito Shimizu
Character DesignMotomu Hayashi
Original StoryMotomu Hayashi, Toshiyasu Kamiko
Art DirectorMika Okada
Music DirectorYukifumi Makino

Programmers

Main ProgrammerKazuyuki Mukaida
Player ProgrammerKazuyuki Mukaida, Atsutoshi Takahashi
System ProgrammerYoshiyuki Kumazaki (Hitachi TS)
Enemy ProgrammerAtsutoshi Takahashi, Shin Futakawame, Hiroaki Sakamoto, Yoshiyuki Kumazaki (Hitachi TS), Yasumaro Hotta
Tools ProductionTakashi Ando
Special Effects ProductionTakashi Ando
Programming CoordinatorAtsutoshi Takahashi

Planning

Map Design/Enemy SettingsTsuyoshi Sugai, Toshiyasu Kamiko, Masaru Ōnuma

Artists

BackgroundMika Okada, Naoko Hamada, Hiroyuki Kawaguchi, Masahiro Sanpei, Saori Wada
Character ProductionMotomu Hayashi, Hiroyuki Kawaguchi, Naoko Hamada, Yukinobu Asai, Yūji Uekawa
3D Graphics OperatorShirō Kinemura
Title DesignMika Okada, Hiroyuki Kawaguchi

Sound Staff

MusicTatsuyuki Maeda, Tatsuya Kōzaki
Sound EffectsTatsuyuki Maeda, Tatsuya Kōzaki
Recording StaffTatsutoshi Narita, Naoyuki Machida, Shinji Kawahira, Fumitaka Shibata

Animation Staff

Introduction Production/EditingHiroyuki Kawaguchi, Toshiyasu Kamiko, Yoshio Inoue, Mika Okada, Ryūta Ueda
DirectorToshihiko Masuda (Tokyo Movie Shinsha Co. Ltd.)
Art DirectorToshiharu Mizutani (Tokyo Movie Shinsha Co. Ltd.)
ColorTomoko Sakai (Tokyo Movie Shinsha Co. Ltd.)
ProducerKōji Takeuchi (Tokyo Movie Shinsha Co. Ltd.)

Opening/Ending Theme Music

Music byTatsuyuki Maeda
Arranged byTatsuyuki Maeda
Ending/Event Animation ProductionMasahiro Sanpei, Saori Wada, Tatsuyuki Maeda, Naoko Hamada, Yukinobu Asai, Motomu Hayashi, Mika Okada, Hiroyuki Kawaguchi, Takashi Ando
End Credits BackgroundMika Okada, Hiroyuki Kawaguchi, Masaru Ōnuma, Takashi Ando, Miho Takayanagi, Hiroshi Nishiyama
Special ThanksKumi Hasegawa, Kenji Satoh, Junichi Tsuchiya, Hiroshi Asō, Noriyoshi Ōba, Shūichi Katagi, Toshinori Asai, Kō Tanaka, Atsushi Seimiya, Kiyotaka Ogawa, Shinichi Higashi, Kentarō Yoshida, Takashi Iwade, Michikazu Tamamura, Hirotsugu Kobayashi, James Spahn
DirectorMasahito Shimizu
ProducerMakoto Oshitani

S.O.A. Credits

ProducerErik Wahlberg
Assistant ProducerBill Person
Product ManagerLori Von Rueden
Voice ActorLani Minella
Voice ProducerMark Miller
TranslatorsOsamu Shibamiya
Lead TesterGregg Vogt
Assistant LeadsStan Weaver, Stephen Wong
TestersCrisi Albertson, Blair Bullock, Tim Turner, Nicole Tatum, Lorne Asuncion, Chris Colon, Steve Rapp, Kim Rogers, Arnold Feener, Eric Molina, Timothy Spengler, Jeff Hedges, Edward Riel, Niel Musser
ManualWendy M. Dinsmore

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.

Lani Minella, 217 other games
Osamu Shibamiya, 108 other games
Bill Person, 75 other games
Arnold Feener, 49 other games
Yukifumi Makino, 48 other games
Fumitaka Shibata, 34 other games
Timothy Spengler, 34 other games
Tatsuya Kōzaki, 33 other games
Lorne Asuncion, 32 other games
Crisi Albertson, 32 other games
Tatsuyuki Maeda, 30 other games
Hiroshi Asō, 29 other games
Makoto Oshitani, 29 other games
Erik Wahlberg, 29 other games
Eric Molina, 29 other games
Blair Bullock, 27 other games
Naoyuki Machida, 27 other games
Kim Rogers, 26 other games
Tatsutoshi Narita, 26 other games
Stan Weaver, 24 other games
Toshinori Asai, 23 other games
Gregg Vogt, 23 other games
James Spahn, 22 other games
Jeff Hedges, 21 other games
Junichi Tsuchiya, 15 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 16 people
Sonic Adventure DX (Director's Cut), a group of 13 people
Clockwork Knight, a group of 13 people
Sega Rally Championship, a group of 12 people
Eternal Champions: Challenge from the Dark Side, a group of 12 people
Clockwork Knight 2, a group of 10 people
Iron Storm, a group of 10 people
Panzer Dragoon Saga, a group of 10 people
Panic!, a group of 9 people
Panzer Dragoon II: Zwei, a group of 8 people
Daytona USA, a group of 8 people
Sonic Heroes, a group of 8 people
Panzer Dragoon, a group of 8 people
Knuckles' Chaotix, a group of 7 people
F1 Challenge, a group of 7 people
World Series Baseball, a group of 7 people
Burning Rangers, a group of 7 people
Eternal Champions, a group of 7 people
Virtua Fighter, a group of 7 people
Ecco: The Tides of Time, a group of 7 people
Hang-On GP, a group of 6 people
Sonic the Hedgehog: Spinball, a group of 6 people
Sonic Adventure 2, a group of 6 people
The Lion King, a group of 6 people
NiGHTS into Dreams..., a group of 6 people

Credits for this game were contributed by quizzley7 (21207) and formercontrib (156957)