Donkey Kong Country Returns Credits (Wii)

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Donkey Kong Country Returns Credits

Retro Studios

Executive ProducerMichael Kelbaugh
Senior Development DirectorBryan Walker
Production ManagerRyan Harris
Production CoordinationShane D. Lewis
Senior DesignKynan Pearson, Mike Wikan, Tom Ivey
DesignAndy Schwalenberg, Bill Vandervoort, Brandon Paul Salinas, Jay Fuller, Russell O'Henly
Contract DesignJonathan Delange, Stephen Dupree
Art DirectorVince Joly
Art LeadRyan Powell
Principal ArtElben Schafers
Technical ArtChris Voellmann
Senior ArtChuck Crist, Luis Ramirez
ArtAmanda Rotella, Jay Epperson, Matt Manchester, Quinn Smith, Sean Horton, Ted Anderson, Teague Schultz, Thomas Robins, Russell Lingo
Contract ArtMark Brady, Reed Ketcham, Michael Witt
Senior AnimationDax Pallotta, Derek Bonikowski, Will Bate
AnimationCarlos Mendieta, Raphael Perkins, Stephen Zafros
Contract AnimationChris Torres, Nick McBride
Additional ThanksDanny Richardson, Sammy Hall
Engineering DirectorTim Little
Senior EngineeringAaron Walker, Alexander Quinones, Jim Gage, Mike Miller
EngineeringAkintunde Omitowoju, Andy Hanson, Dan Higdon, Eric Rehmeyer, Frank Maddin, Jesse Spears, John Sheblak, Jose Guerra, Rhys Lewis, Ryan Cornelius
Audio SupervisorScott Petersen
Contract Sound DesignRobert Arlauskas, Frank Bry, GL33k LLC
Contract Sound ScriptingMonty Goulet
OperationsAl Artus, Ethan McDonald, Faith Casper, George Thomas, Kellie Prinz Johnson
Translation & AdministrationAkiko Furukawa-Laban

Nintendo Staff

General ProducerShinya Takahashi
ProducerKensuke Tanabe
SupervisorShigeru Miyamoto
Assistant ProducerRisa Tabata
CoordinationYuji Ichijo, Kaori Miyachi
Coordination SupportKiyohiko Ando, Atsuto Yagi
Music SupervisorKenji Yamamoto
MusicMinako Hamano, Masaru Tajima, Shinji Ushiroda, Daisuke Matsuoka
StoryboardsNaoki Mori, Tomoe Aratani
Illustration/Conceptual Art SupportShigehisa Nakaue
Character SupervisorsTsuyoshi Watanabe, Yusuke Nakano
ArtworkYoshitomo Kitamura, Keisuke Kadota, Yasuo Inoue
Technical SupportYoshito Yasuda, Shingo Okamoto, Tomohiro Umeda
Special ThanksKeisuke Terasaki, Akiya Sakamoto, Toshihiko Okamoto, Takumi Kawagoe, Shintaro Kashiwagi, Hiroki Hirano, Kanae Dohta, Takashi Tezuka, Hiroyuki Kimura, Shigeyuki Asuke, Tsutomu Kaneshige, Yoshiaki Koizumi, Mahito Yokota, PolyAssets United inc, Mario Club Co. Ltd

Nintendo of America Staff

Business DevelopmentMike Fukuda
Project DevelopmentTom Prata, Tim Bechtel
Project Development/NOA CoordinationTodd Buechele
NOA LocalizationNathan Bihldorff, Eric M. Smith, Anne-Marie Laperrière, César Pérez
NOA DesignRoss Hirai, Hitomi Ross
NOA Product TestingSean Egan, Robert Jahn, Kathy Huguenard, Teresa Lillygren, Nicko Gonzalez De Santiago, Sara Hoad, Stéphane Arlot, Jeffrey Storbo
Special ThanksReggie Fils-Aimé, Jacqualee Story, Jill Whitney, Nicola Wright, Mindy Bannan, Jason Mahaffa, Gregg Brown, Peter Nielsen, Ryan Pikarski, Seyla Keo

Nintendo of Europe Staff

Localization ManagementAndreas Fey, Martin Weers
Localization CoordinationPalma Sánchez de Moya Rodríguez
Quality Assurance CoordinationWolfgang Weber
TranslationEren Baykal, Arielle Walter, Gurvan Le Guen, Giovanna Canta, Adriano Antonini, Jessica Ferlmann, Janine Wetherell, Alesánder Valero Fernández, Ariel del Rio de Angelis
Quality AssuranceRoisin McCorkell, Sean Keoghan, Marc Fisher, Guillaume Deschamps, Adrien Rispal, Jérôme Petit, Marcello Tridenti, Luca Keller, Andrea Bellezza, Andreas Langer, Isabelle Stein, Victoria Butzler, David Martín Navarro, Mario Maldonado Rodríguez, Pablo Jesus Sanchez Morcillo
Executive ProducerSatoru Iwata

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.

Satoru Iwata, 414 other games
Shigeru Miyamoto, 260 other games
Nathan Bihldorff, 209 other games
Takashi Tezuka, 133 other games
Shinya Takahashi, 132 other games
Yusuke Nakano, 116 other games
Tsuyoshi Watanabe, 113 other games
Kensuke Tanabe, 112 other games
Sean Egan, 112 other games
Teresa Lillygren, 110 other games
Mike Fukuda, 108 other games
Keisuke Terasaki, 90 other games
Andreas Fey, 70 other games
Yoshito Yasuda, 66 other games
Yasuo Inoue, 65 other games
Michael Kelbaugh, 61 other games
Shingo Okamoto, 57 other games
Kenji Yamamoto, 54 other games
Takumi Kawagoe, 46 other games
Tim Bechtel, 44 other games
Kathy Huguenard, 44 other games
Shigehisa Nakaue, 42 other games
Minako Hamano, 39 other games
Tom Prata, 37 other games
Al Artus, 36 other games

Collaborations

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

Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D, a group of 140 people
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, a group of 86 people
Metroid Prime 3: Corruption, a group of 69 people
Mario Kart 7, a group of 55 people
Metroid Prime 2: Echoes, a group of 46 people
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS, a group of 35 people
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, a group of 34 people
Metroid Prime, a group of 31 people
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, a group of 24 people
Punch-Out!!, a group of 24 people
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, a group of 24 people
Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon, a group of 23 people
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, a group of 22 people
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D, a group of 21 people
Mario Kart 8, a group of 21 people
LEGO City: Undercover, a group of 20 people
Super Smash Bros. Brawl, a group of 20 people
Super Mario Strikers, a group of 19 people
Pilotwings Resort, a group of 19 people
Metroid: Other M, a group of 19 people
Wii Play: Motion, a group of 19 people
Super Mario Galaxy 2, a group of 18 people
Pikmin, a group of 17 people
Art Academy, a group of 17 people
Mario Party 9, a group of 17 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Kartanym (10697)