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Empires: Dawn of the Modern World (Windows)

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3.9
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5 point score based on user ratings.

Empires: Dawn of the Modern World Credits

Programming

LeadsKeith Patella, Scott Marison
Programming TeamChad Dawson, Dan Higgins, Vincent Mysliwiec, Bob Scott, Greg Seegert, Shawn Shoemaker, Todd Smith, Brian Stephens, Michael Tatro, Eric Walsh

Art

LeadSteven Ashley
Assistant LeadMark Rochefort
Art QAMark A. Rubin
Art TeamPaul Brandl, Josh Buck, Jeffrey B. Carroll, Jason Childress, Eric Dannerhoj, Jeff De Puy, Sergei Gourski, Stephen Guberski, Jeremiah Hennon, Brent Kim, David L. Sanhueza, Cory Strader, Ralph K. Thompson, Nathan Wright

Design

LeadJon Alenson
DesignerRick Goodman

Multiplayer Design

LeadRichard Bishop
DesignersMike Echino, Jonny Ebbert, Shawn Frison, Eric Holmberg-Weidler, Nate Jacques, Dan Lykins, Ben Wilson, Carlos Rivera, Scott Files

Scenario Design

Scenario DesignDennis Bachman, Lee Eisenhuth, Gordon Farrell, Greg Harty, Benjamin Schneider, Tim Scott, Christopher Theriault

Single Player Design

Single Player DesignJonathan T. Hight

Sound Design

Sound DesignScott Haraldsen

Documentation Specialist

Documentation SpecialistStefan B. Arnold

Producers

ProducerBeran Peter
Scenario ProducerJustin Lakin
Asst. Scenario ProducerShaun Rebello

Operations

OperationsDara-Lynn C. Pelechatz
Chief Strategy OfficerBob Wallace
Office ManagerJulie Watson
Administrative AssistantsBailey Stoler, Katherine Kelly

Quality Assurance

Lead QAScott Macmillan
Assistant Lead QADavid Battilana
QA TeamDavid Boghdan, Rich Borgatti, Chris Canfield, Landis Collins, Ramiro Corbetta, Luke Jacobs, Dan Lazewatsky, Joe Leonard, Michael McAfee, Chris McCarthy, John O'Connor, Alexi Chryssanthou, Bill Cook

Music

MusicScott Morgan

Marketing & PR

MarketingAnn Marie Bland

Special Thanks

Special ThanksKonstantin V. Asmolov, Paul Bilotta, Jason Bushie, Escape Factory, Alan Hoyt, Song Ki Jeong, Anne Peter, Andrew Pratt, Dan Stanfill, Jeff Stoler
And the Saturday Play TestersJohn Campbell, Eric Forbush, James B. Lawton, Rafael Mendez, Adam Morris, Matthew Wiedeman

Voices

VoicesDennis Berkeley, Joshua James, Edwin Booth
VoicesDennis Berkeley, Joshua James, Edwin Booth
Additional VoicesDaniel Carmen, Alan Causeur, Alexandria Durrell, Sebastain Flyte, Charles Kim, Richard Lee, Greg Park, Jon Towery, Hovis Van Der Voort

Sound

Additional Voice Over RecordingWomb Music

Music

Additional Original MusicGuy Whitmore

Activision Publishing, Inc.

ProducerBen Smedstad
Associate ProducersEric Lee, Matt Morton
Production CoordinatorAaron Gray
Senior Executive ProducerLaird M. Malamed
Senior ProducerThaine Lyman
Production Tester Vanessa Schlais
VP of Production, LA StudioMark Lamia
EVP, Worldwide StudioLawrence Goldberg

Special Thanks

Special ThanksDouglas W. Avery, Matthew Beal, Mason Deming, Pat Dwyer, John Dilullo

Global Brand Management

Brand ManagerRick Mehler
Associate Brand ManagerHarte Chaden
VP, Global Brand ManagementDusty Welch
EVP, Global Brand ManagementKathy Vrabeck

Special Thanks

Special ThanksJulie De Wolf, Anne Leushen, Julie Morales, Kevin Wynn

Creative Services

VP Creative Services & OperationsDenise Walsh
Creative Services ManagerJill Barry
Assistant Mgr., Creative ServicesShelby Yates

Activision Public Relations

VP, Corporate CommunicationsMaryanne Lataif
Director, Corporate CommunicationsMichelle Schroder
Manager, Corporate CommunicationsLisa Fields
Publicist, Corporate CommunicationsAsif Husain

Central Technology Installers

Senior ManagerEdward Clune
Associate ProducersHector Guerrero, Drew Petterson

Customer Support

Senior Manager, Customer SupportBob McPherson
Phone Support LeadGary Bolduc
E‑Mail Support LeadMichael Hill
Escalation & Information Support LeadRob Lim

Quality Assurance

Project LeadDouglas Rothman
Senior Project LeadMatthew McClure
QA ManagerMarilena Morini
Floor LeadMatthew Burns
Database ManagerJonas Anderson
Single Player LeadsEain Bankins, Jeff Grant
Multiplayer LeadDaniel Siskin
Test TeamRobert Alvarez, Sean Berrett, Randolph Bookman, James Call, Ricardo Castaneda, Gian Derivi Castellanos, Heath Cecere, Nathaniel Chapman, Lee Cheramie, Brian Crowder, Paul Goldilla, Matthew Hunt, Jeremiah Jones, John Keating, Kurt Kim, Ryan Krogel, John Lagerholm, Chris Mancini, Kirk McNesby, Tony Meysenburg, Andy Molloy, Anthony Moran, James Clifford Norris, Jason Oertell, Chris O'Neill, Matthew Nelson, Kimberly Park, Mark Patterson, Richard Pearson, Maxwell Porter, Michael Restifo, Vyente Ruffin, Shane Sasaki, Daniel Siskin, Lazslo Szoke, Douglas Todd
Night Shift LeadJeffry Moxley
Night Shift Floor LeadScott Kiefer
Night Shift Senior LeadAnthony Hatch Korotko
Night Shift ManagerAdam Hartsfield
Night Shift TestersMichael DeMarti, Dmitry Gerasimov, Sean Kim, Michael Kocel, John MacMillian, Marco Munoz, Rose O'Leary, James Park, Andrew Stine, Kop Tavornmas, Sidney Tuggerson, Frank Vasquez, Geoffrey Wells, Ian Weyna, Mihai Pohontu
Third Shift Floor LeadMichael Wade
Third Shift ManagerJason Levine
Third Shift TestersAlex Scissors, Nick Wiger, Adam Golden, Henry Garcia, Frederick Legaspi
Senior Lead, QA Compatibility LabNeil Barizo
Compatibility TestersLawrence Wong, Skye Stamey, Francis Jimenez, Morrison Chen, Joule Middleton, Anthony Griffin, Erik Melen
Senior Lead, QA Network TestingChris Keim Sr.
Manager, Code Release GroupTim Vanlaw
Lead, Code Release GroupJefrey Sedivy
Code Release Group TestersJames Call, Gian Derivi Castellanos, Timothy Lee, Michael Restifo, Douglas Todd
External Test CoordinatorChad Siedhoff
External Test Assistant Matthew Mahler
External TestersThe Visioneers
CS/QA Special ThanksJim Summers, Jason Wong, Joseph Favazza, Nadine Theuzillot, Glenn Vistante, Indra Yee, Marco Scataglini, Willie Bolton, Jennifer Vitiello, Mike Rixford, Tyler Rivers, Nicholas Favazza, Paul Williams, Jessica McClure, Todd Komesu, Michael Beck

International

Senior Vice President, European PublishingScott Dodkins
UK/General ManagerRoger Walkden
Marketing Director UK & RoeAlison Turner
Head of Publishing ServicesNathalie Ranson
Creative Services ManagerJackie Sutton
Senior Localization Project ManagerTamsin Lucas
Localization Project ManagerSimon Dawes
Brand Manager UK & RoEDaleep Chhabria
Assistant Product Managers UK & RoENerys Lukes, Grant Gie
European Operations ManagerHeather Clarke
Production PlannersLynne Moss, Victoria Fisher

Activision Germany

Marketing ManagerStefan Luludes
PR Manager Bernd Reinartz
PR AssistantJulia Volkmann
Brand ManagerStefan Seidel
IT & Web ManagerThorsten H├╝bschmann

Activision France

Marketing DirectorBernard Sizey
Marketing Group Manager Guillaume Lairan
Brand Manager Carole Chachuat, Gautier Ormancey
PR Manager Diane de Domecy
Associate PR ManagerStephanie Oustry
Sales ManagerAntione Seux

Activision Asia/Pacific

Marketing DirectorPaul Butcher
Brand ManagerKatrina Katris
Localization ManagerRongjiang Guo

Activision Management

Activision ManagementRon Doornink, Brian Kelly, Robert Kotick

Activision Localizations

ProducerStephanie O'Malley Deming
French LocalizationExeQuo
German LocalizationEffective Media GmbH
Italian and Spanish Translations ServicesSynthesis International

Packaging & Manual Design

Packaging & Manual DesignIgnited Minds

International

Creative ArtworkerAlex Wylde (CDC)

Marketing & PR

PRAnn Marie Bland

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.

Gary Bolduc, 212 other games
Indra Yee, 211 other games
Michael Hill, 207 other games
Jason Wong, 206 other games
Tim Vanlaw, 199 other games
Nadine Theuzillot, 191 other games
Jim Summers, 181 other games
Marilena Morini, 179 other games
Denise Walsh, 151 other games
Adam Hartsfield, 144 other games
Jill Barry, 141 other games
Matthew McClure, 140 other games
Willie Bolton, 137 other games
Joseph Favazza, 131 other games
Nathalie Ranson, 131 other games
Todd Komesu, 131 other games
Jennifer Vitiello, 129 other games
Kathy Vrabeck, 121 other games
Glenn Vistante, 116 other games
Michelle Schroder, 115 other games
Bob McPherson, 114 other games
Chris Keim Sr., 112 other games
Edward Clune, 110 other games
Laird M. Malamed, 109 other games
Jason Levine, 106 other games

Collaborations

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True Crime: Streets of LA, a group of 65 people
Soldier of Fortune II: Double Helix, a group of 64 people
Call of Duty: United Offensive, a group of 62 people
Medieval: Total War - Viking Invasion, a group of 58 people
Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy, a group of 57 people
X2: Wolverine's Revenge, a group of 57 people
Fantastic 4, a group of 54 people
Ultimate Spider-Man, a group of 52 people
Return to Castle Wolfenstein, a group of 51 people
The Movies (Premiere Edition), a group of 51 people
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, a group of 50 people
Tony Hawk's Underground 2, a group of 50 people
Madagascar, a group of 50 people
Spider-Man 2, a group of 49 people
Return to Castle Wolfenstein: Game of the Year, a group of 49 people
Tony Hawk's Underground, a group of 49 people
True Crime: New York City, a group of 49 people
Spider-Man 2: The Game, a group of 49 people
Star Trek: Starfleet Command III, a group of 49 people
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4, a group of 48 people
Rise & Fall: Civilizations at War, a group of 47 people
Pitfall: The Lost Expedition, a group of 46 people

Credits for this game were contributed by formercontrib (157202) and Chris Canfield (451)