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ArcaniA: Gothic 4 (Windows)

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ArcaniA: Gothic 4 Credits

Spellbound Entertainment AG

CEOAndreas Speer, Armin Gessert
Executive ProducerArmin Gessert, Jochen Hamma
Creative DirectorJean-Marc Haessig
Development DirectorDaniel Miller
Head of Game DesignAndré Beccu
Project ManagementVladimir Ignatov, Cay Benjamin Kellinghusen
Art DirectionJean-Marc Haessig, Eric Urocki
ArtAndreas Feist, Serge Mandon, Myriam Urocki, Eric Urocki
Visual EffectsKristoffer Lerch
AnimationTommy Franta, Borries Orlopp
Game DesignAndré Beccu, Cyrill Etter, Severin Brettmeister
Content DesignRolf Beismann, David Sallmann, Stefan Schmitz, Martin Storck
Audio DirectorBastian Seelbach, Christian Halten
Sound DesignStefan Schmitz, Andreas Fuchs, Ilja Pollach
Video Elements ProductionAndi Noll
Head of StoryHans-Jörg Knabel
WritingHans-Jörg Knabel, Dietrich Limper, David Sallmann
Technical DirectionJohannes Conradie, Daniel Miller
ProgrammingJacomi Conradie, Johannes Conradie, Holger Durach, Christian Oeing, Arno Wienholtz, Simon Schmitt
Additional ProgrammingThomas Gereke, Piotr Klimczyk
Assets & Build ManagementPatrick Harnack
QA ManagerAndi Noll
QA TeamJochen Gessert, Sascha Gessert
Management AssistantSanja Tömmes
AccountingOlga Schütz
Hardware ManagementJochen Gessert
Director of Game DesignStefan Blanck
Art Production DesignLouise Beilfuss, Christoph Brosius
Creative ProducerSteffen Ruehl
Character ArtAlexei Danilkine
Concept ArtKosta Atanasov
Interface DesignSeverin Brettmeister, Lukas Jelen, Gustav Ziolkowski
Foley ArtistMax Bauer
Foley RecordingsChristian Riegel
Junior Management AssistantKatharina Bossert
QATimo Kallweit
Special ThanksAndre Bixenmann (Härkon), Daniel Köck, Daniel Stacey (Mage of Adanos), Julian Zimmermann, Michael Bollwein, Rau Emanuel (Extros), Alban Orlopp, Marilena Visinescu, Dominik Behr, Alexander-Maximilian Mahr, Christoph Stoffele (Grimmgol), Igor Homich, Robert Fiegel, Fabrice Weiss, Larissa Baldauf, Jessica Simpson, Maja, Werner Freund, Wolfgang Merzig, Ingo Ludwig, Stefan Roth, Thomas Creutzenberg, Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg GmbH, Metricminds GmbH & Co. KG, Stöckel GmbH
ArcaniA BabiesJustus Wilhelm Halten, Paul Béla Knabel, Milena Katharina Speer
In Loving Memory ofArmin Gessert

JoWooD Entertainment AG

ProducersKamaal Anwar, Reinhard Pollice, Michael Kairat, Jay Podilchuk
Additional ProducersBryan Cook, Johann Ertl, George Chastain Jr. (Jr.), Mike Adams, Tyson McCann, Wilfreda Wong
Production AssistantsMichael Gordon, David Skreiner
Production CoordinatorVasso T. Kontoulis
Localisation ManagerGennaro Giani
Head of PublishingStefan Berger
MarketingMarkus Reutner
Production Marketing ManagerRoswitha Hauke
PRTamara Berger, Clemens Schneidhofer
Community ManagerReinhard Pollice, Johann Ertl, Peter Schramm
WebErnst Satzinger, Christian Hutterer
International SalesRoland Hobiger (HobbiBobbi)
Online Sales & Age Rating CoordinatorThomas Reisinger
Social Media & PR AssistantRebekka Kirsch
GraphicsSabine Schmid
Trailer CreationErnst Satzinger, Samuel Reinfrank
ManufacturingMasen Watti
Business DevelopmentStefan Berger
Legal AffairsKourosh Onghaie
Treasury & Accounting ManagerAnton Seicarescu
JoWooD Group Executive BoardAlbert Seidl, Klemens Kreuzer, Franz Rossler
Community LeadersMaik Sillus (RoiDanton), Peter Schramm (Glockenbeat)
Forum StaffAndriy Borovkov (The Lightning), Sascha Hübner (Supernova), Marc Janzen (KindmeinerEltern), Timo Kuip (Nameless2), Marco Huainigg (Cerberos), Fabian Hackhofer (nirvana), Fabian Lempke (iks), Alexander Just (Merlin1), Dan Ungureanu (Pericle), Jens Gräbig (Hellmaker), Marco Dominikowski (KalleFreshman), Sarah M. [XxPhoenixX], Marcel Trotzek (ANNOmaniac), Jure Cesnik (Cesko), Patrick Muschweck (Tyralion), Dominik Meyer (Tyralion), Zoran Snuderl (Lacni), Alex Crisciu (Raconz)
ArcaniA BabiesSummer Berger, Vito Giani, Pina Giani, Arian Satzinger, Ruben Sadik, Marko Danglmaier

Dreamcatcher Interactive Inc.

Executive BoardRoman Wenzl, Marshall Zwicker
North American SalesEric Edwards
Product Marketing ManagersDan Dawang, Bryan Cook, Danny Bittle
PR CoordinatorMichael Mota
Art DirectorJay Kinsella
Graphic DesignersEsther Sucre
Online MarketingTed Thompson
Web DesignTed Thompson
Legal AffairsLeslie Rosenthal
Focus Group TestersJanine Bajnavth, Scott Smith, Tyler Smith, Jonny Guatto, Matt Lyte, Tyler Smelding, Mustafa Said, Marco Guerriero, Anthony Guerriero

RC Productions

Executive ProducerRisa Cohen
ProducerPhilippe Louvet

Attaction

Executive ProducersSiggi Koegl, Peter Kirsch

BVT Games Fund III Dynamic GmbH & Co. KG

ProducerAndreas Graf von Rittberg

External Partners

3D TechnologyTrinigy GmbH
Concept ArtKARAKTER
Character / Environment Art3D Brigade Hungary Inc, Bravo Interactive, ELIGAME Studio, Luedke Productions, Try2 Games, Virgin Lands
Additonal ArtAeroHills, Lakshya Digital, Ulysses Games
Original Soundtrack written byDynamedion
German Recording and PostProM&S Music
QAQuantic Lab
Additional QAiBeta
FMV ProductionMosaik Studios
Additional ProgrammingDeep Shadows
Streaming TechnologyDLM Consulting

KARAKTER

ArtistsHenrik Bolle, Floris Didden, Tobias Mannewitz

3D Brigade Hungary Inc.

Production ManagersTamás Daubner, Karoly Szoverfi, Péter Szücsy
Lead ArtistCsaba Vékony
ArtistsNikoletta Lazar, Gabor Balla, Attila Gröb, Róbert Nagy, Balint Jacko, Csaba Molnár, Krisztian Kovacs, János Antal, Gábor Bodnár, Tamas Radli, Attila Lázár, Andor Kollár, Peter Orban

Bravo Interactive

CEOAlexander Kot
Art DirectorAlexander Zayets
Senior ArtistIrina Levanova
ArtistsAlexey Zayets, Yulia Solovyova, Natalia Balabukha, Anna Shystka, Lidia Golubeva, Valentin Gricenko

ELIGAME Studio

ProducersSergey Morozov, Khoa Van Nguyen
Art DirectorDmitry Ivanov
Lead ArtistFlorian Kletskov
ArtistsPavel Grigorev, Karyna Trychyk, Ilya Koptsik, Sergey Malov, Evgeny Yakovlev, Andrei Bazylchik, Vladimir Yashchenko, Victor Akimov, Andrey Kozik, Eugene Filipkov, Melnikov Oleg, Nguyen Nguyen, Tuan Tran, Hien Tran

Luedke Productions

SupervisorRobert Lüdke
3D/Texture ArtistRobert Lüdke, Henning Kleist, Christian Henkel

Try2 Games

CEOPavel Elyashevich
Business Development ManagerDenis Kholodov
Production DirectorYaroslav Anufriev
Art LeadYaroslav Anufriev
ArtistsNadezhda Napolova, Maxim Kazakov, Olga Mukina, Yury Ekimov, Andrew Lyapichev
Animators/RiggersOleg Shedrov, Alexandr Ivanov

Quantic Lab

CEOStefan Seicarescu
Project ManagerMarius Popa
Lead TestersAlin Dorin Hiriscau, Sevastian Secasiu, Vladimi Danila
TestersAlieta Pojar, Attila Balázs, Aura Segorean, Bogdan Hiriscau, Cosmin Gramada, Gizella Bajko, Istvan Bachner, Marius Alexandru Boc, Mihaela Nemes, Mihai Chiuzan, Mihai Cimpean, Norbert Kilin, Raymond Dobai, Roland Kiss, Tiberius Halmaciu, Vasile Pop, Zoltan Vincze-Jancsi
Onsite TestersVladimi Danila, Tiberius Halmaciu, Bogdan Hiriscau, Attila Balázs, Mihai Chiuzan, Marius Alexandru Boc, Aura Segorean, Alieta Pojar, Norbert Kilin, Sevastian Secasiu, Alin Dorin Hiriscau, Raymond Dobai, Gizella Bajko, Roland Kiss

Mosaik Studios

CEORobert Castaneda
Senior ProducerIvan Glaze
CTODavid Vodhanel

Dynamedion

ComposersTilman Sillescu, Alexander Röder, Markus Schmidt, Alex Pfeiffer
OrchestrationsDavid Christiansen, Robin Hoffmann
OrchestraStaatskapelle Halle, Brandenburgisches Staatsorchester
ChoirGenuin Philharmonic Choir
ConductorBernd Ruf
Orchestra recorded, edited and mixed byGenuin Musikproduktion [Lepzig; Germany]
Recording EngineersHolger Busse, Christopher Tarnow
Music SupervisorTilman Sillescu
Sound DesignAxel Rohrbach, Sebastian Pohle, David Philipp
Sound Design SupervisorAxel Rohrbach

M&S Music

German Voice DirectionHans-Jörg Knabel, Benjamin Hessler
German ToningBenjamin Hessler
German Post ProductionFolker Seipelt, Julia Riedner
German Main CastGerrit Schmidt-Foß (Hero), Christian Wewerka (Rhobar III), Sabina Godec (Xesha), Sabine Fischer (Zyra), Uwe Koschel (Diego), Dieter Gring (Milten), Helge Heynold (Gorn), Peter Heusch (Lester), Bodo Henkel (Xardas), Wolff von Lindenau (Lord Hagen), Dorothea Reinhold (Murdra)
German Supporting CastAchim Barrenstein, Andrea Dewell, Andrea Wolf, Andreas Birkner, Bert Stevens, Christian Ohmann, Gerhard Mohr, Gero Wachholz, Gilles Karolyi, Gisa Bergmann, Hans-Jörg Krumpholz, Heiko Grauel, Helmut Pottoff, Jan Schuba, Jo van Nelson, Jochen Nötzelmann, Kathrin Lachsberg, Klaus Bauer, Mario Hassert, Marios Morenos, Michael-Che Koch, Michael Deckner, Michael Krüger, Nora Jokhosha, Oliver Krietsch, Oliver Wronka, Peter Dischkow, Peter Wenke, Renier Baaken, Richard van Weyden, Rolf Birkholz, Sabine König, Sascha Nathan, Sonngard Dressler, Stefan Müller Ruppert, Stephanie Otten, Sven Dahlem, Thomas Friebe

English Localisation

TranslationTeam57
US CastAJ Lodge, Bob Klein, Christopher Corey Smith, David Lodge, Grant R. George, JB Blanc, Jessica Gee-George, Joe Cappelletti, Kat Primaeu, Kirk Thorton, Laura Bailey, Liam Obrien, Zach Merchant, Michael Sorich, Michelle Ruff, Nick Stellate, Pat Duke, Patrick Fraley, Darren Daniels, Philece Sampler, Richard Epcar, Sandy Delonga, Stephanie Sheh, Steve Kramer, Tara Platt, Tara Shayne, Tarek Badr, Todd Resnick, Travis Willingham, Wendee Lee, Yuri Lowenthal

Italian Localisation

LocalisationSynthesis International
Localisation ManagerLuca Artoni
Project ManagerEdoardo Fusco
TranslatorManuela Ceccoli
Audio ManagerAmbra Ravaglia
Voice DirectingAlfonsina Mossello
QA LeadIrène Panzeri
Italian CastStefano Albertini, Marco Balbi, Diego Baldoin, Marco Benedetti, Simona Biasetti, Andrea Bolognini, Greta Bortolotti, Gabriele Calindri, Oliviero Cappellini, Claudio Colombo, Oliviero Corbetta, Jenny De Cesarei, Lorella De Luca, Massimo Di Benedetto, Andrea Guido Failla, Raffaele Fallica, Silvana Fantini, Gianni Gaude, Alessandro Lussiana, Gabriele Marchingiglio, Cinzia Massironi, Francesco Mei, Alberto Olivero, Marco Pagani, Antonio Paiola, Silvio Pandolfi, Giuseppe Pirovano, Alex Poli, Gianni Quillico, Claudio Ridolfo, Walter Rivetti, Caterina Rochira, Luigi Rosa, Diego Sabre, Luca Sandri, Paolo Sesana, Aldo Stella, Alessandro Testa, Matteo Zanotti, Alessandro Zurla

Spanish Localisation

LocalisationSynthesis Iberia
Localisation ManagerMauro Bossetti
Project ManagerGustavo Díaz
TranslatorsDavid de la Escalera, Salvador Tintoré, Patricia López
Audio ManagerSergio Lopezosa
Voice DirectingIsabel Martínez
QA LeadRaúl López
Spanish CastAntonio Abenójar, Ángel Amorós, Rafael Azcárraga, Luís Bajo, Leopoldo Ballesteros, Gema Carballedo, Jon Ciriano, Roberto Cuadrado, José Escobosa, Inma Gallego, Héctor Garay, David García, Sergio Goicoechea, Ana Jiménez, Fran Jiménez, Arturo López, Carlos López, Julio Lopez, Juan Carlos Lozano, Gemma Martín, Alfredo Martínez, Miguel Ángel Montero, Juan Navarro, Artur Palomo, Mariluz Parras, Luis Fernando Rios, Belén Rodríguez, Juan Rueda, Elena Ruíz de Velasco, Juan Antonio Sáinz de la Maza, Carlos Salamanca, Ana Sanmillán, Jorge Saudinós, Salvador Serrano, Jorge Teixeira, María Jesús Varona, Rosa Vivas, Miguel Zúñiga

French Localisation

TranslationDavid Rocher
French RecsAround the World
RecordingDune Sound, Sébastien Magnoux (30)
Post Pro304000 Medienkreationen
French CastAntoine Nouel, Barbara Berettà, Benoit Du Pac, Cédric Dumond, Christian Pélissier, Cyrille Artaux, Cyrille Monge, Daniel Lobé, Emmanuel Garijo, Eric Aubrahn, Éric Peter, Fabien Briche, Georges Caudron, Gérard Dessales, Gilbert Lévy, Hélène Bizot, Juliette Degenne, Laura Prejean, Laure Sabardin, Maël Davan-Soulas, Marc Alfos, Marc Bretonnière, Martial Le Minoux, Nathalie Bienaimé, Nathalie Homs, Olivier Jancovic, Patrice Baudrier, Patrick Borg, Paul Borne, Philippe Catoire, Philippe Roullier, Serge Thiriet, Stéphane Ronchevski, Tarik Mehani, Thierry Kazazian, Vanina Pradier, Xavier Fagnon, Xavier Lemaire, Yann Le Madic

Legal

Produced byBVT Games Fund III Dynamic GmbH & Co. KG [Germany]
Executive ProducerAttaction Gmbh [Germany]
Published byJoWood Entertainment AG [Austria]
Developed bySpellbound Entertainment AG [Germany]
UsesBink Video Technology, PhysX Technology, SpeedTree, Simul Weather SDK, Trinigy Vision Engine
Bink Video Technology © 1997-2010RAD Game Tools Inc.
PhysX Technology © 2002-2010NVIDIA Corporation
SpeedTree technology © 2010Interactive Visualization Inc.
Simul Weather SDK © 2007-2010Simui Software Ltd.
Trinigy © 2003‑2010Trinigy GmbH

NVIDIA Developer

Technology EngineerTim Tcheblokov
Special Thanks toAnton Ravin

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.

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Martial Le Minoux, 108 other games
Marshall Zwicker, 83 other games
Philippe Louvet, 83 other games
Dan Dawang, 75 other games
David Lodge, 73 other games
Sabine Schmid, 71 other games
Renier Baaken, 68 other games
Laura Bailey, 67 other games
Richard Epcar, 66 other games
Tilman Sillescu, 64 other games
George Chastain Jr., 64 other games
Alexander Röder, 58 other games
Serge Thiriet, 57 other games
Thierry Kazazian, 57 other games
Wendee Lee, 54 other games
Stefan Berger, 49 other games
Gennaro Giani, 49 other games
Travis Willingham, 49 other games
Michael Sorich, 48 other games
Stefan Seicarescu, 48 other games
Vasso T. Kontoulis, 48 other games
Patrice Baudrier, 47 other games
Matteo Zanotti, 46 other games
Marc Alfos, 46 other games

Collaborations

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Assassin's Creed III, a group of 56 people
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, a group of 53 people
Assassin's Creed: Revelations - The Lost Archive, a group of 49 people
Assassin's Creed: Revelations, a group of 49 people
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, a group of 48 people
Far Cry 3, a group of 48 people
Gothic 3, a group of 47 people
Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, a group of 47 people
Disney Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, a group of 46 people
Gothic 3: Forsaken Gods, a group of 44 people
Assassin's Creed (Director's Cut Edition), a group of 41 people
Assassin's Creed, a group of 38 people
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, a group of 37 people
Dishonored, a group of 33 people
The Secret World, a group of 33 people
Battlefield 3, a group of 32 people
XCOM: Enemy Unknown, a group of 32 people
Dawn of Discovery, a group of 31 people
Painkiller: Resurrection, a group of 31 people
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter, a group of 31 people
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Credits for this game were contributed by formercontrib (157103) and Patrick Bregger (115626)