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Heavy Gear II (Windows)

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Critic Score
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3.8
User Score
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Heavy Gear II Credits

Credits

DirectorJack Mamais
Lead ProgrammingJean-Marc Morel
Lead DesignerDavid White
Art DirectorDanny Matson

Technnology

AI ProgrammerClancy J. Imislund
Network ProgrammerJeff Graebner
Shell/Tool ProgrammerSmith Surasmith
Network Shell ProgrammerChristian Grunca, Dan Kegel
Special Effects ProgrammingJohnathan Kranc
Physics/Special Effects ProgrammingBrent Oster
Installer ProgrammerJeff Matsushita, Ben Siron

Darkside Engine

Jean-Marc Morel, Clancy J. Imislund, Julio Jerez, David White, Jack Mamais

Production

Associate ProducerChristian Astillero
ProducerEveline M. Cureteau
Executive ProducerElizabeth Storz
Additional ProductionLee Brisken

Design

Game DesignersRobert Berger, Dave Nash, Doug Pearson, Jens Hartvig Andersen
Story ByJack Mamais, Ted Peterson, David White, Dream Pod 9
Written ByRobert Berger, Ted Peterson

Art

AnimationDanny Matson, Paul Waggoner
3D ModelsJunki Saita
2D ArtRobert De Palma, John Rheaume, Juan-Carlos Rodriguez
Shell DesignDavid Georgeson
Shell Design ConsultantLarry Paolicelli
Cinematics byDigital Freaks
Conceptual ArtEric Hilleary (Equinoxe)
ModelerBrian Heins

Audio

Sound DesignChristian Astillero, Michael Kamper, Jack Mamais
Audio EngineerMichael B. Schwartz
Audio EditingBrian Bright
Video EditingMattt Stubbs
Music Composed and Conducted byAlbert Lloyd Olson
Music Content EditorFrank Stankowski
Sound Produced byEFX
Sound ConsultantHarry Cohen
IAS Audio ModelGlen Arnold, Aaron Lesch

Activision

VP, ProductionScott Lahman, Alan Gershenfeld, Frank Evers
Production ManagerRyan Moos
ProducerDavid Georgeson
Associate ProducerJ. Tyler Scott
Central Activision TechnologyEric Schmidt, Dan Kegel, Mason Deming
InstallerEdward Clune, Ben Siron
Lead Production TestersRick Omori, Douglas Jacobs, Lee Brisken
Production TestersFrank Stankowski, Chris Scaglione, Ferret Baudoin, Christopher Toft, Jon Virtes

Localization

Associate ProducerBrian C. Diggs
Linguistic AssistantAxel Wippich
UK Office: Localization ManagerEd Bainbridge, Mark Nutt
Miami Office: Product ManagerSalvador Fernandez
LA Office: International Publishing CoordinatorHeather Chandler
German LocalizationNatascha Conrad, Effective Media, M & S Music

Creative Services

UK Office: ArtworkerAlex Wylde

Cast

PrimaryAllison Biszantz, Jonathon Blake, Christian Gossett, Simon Prescott, Christina Rumbley, Deborah Sale, Ralph Votrian, Amanda Winn Lee, Perry Zombolas, Keith de Brunner
SecondaryChristian Gossett, Jason Lee, Amanda Winn Lee, Tom Wyner, Keith de Brunner
InternalRobert Berger, Sarah Cigliano, Brian C. Diggs, Jonathan Eubanks, Daniel Hagerty, Johnathon Harris, Tim Harrison, Jack Mamais
(As Loader Robot 1)Frank Stankowski
(As Loader Robot 2)Christopher Toft

Quality Assurance

QA Project LeadMatthew J. Powers
Senior QA Project LeadEric Zala, Curtis Shenton
TestersJohn Sherwood, Samantha Lee, Tim Harrison, Ronald Weibel, Jeff Poffenbarger, Chad Siedhoff, Derek Johnstone, Joseph Favazza, Jeremy Luyties, Jay Anthony Franke, Daniel Hagerty, Ronald Avila, Hector Guerrero, Matthew McClure, Anthony Hatch Korotko, David B. Marling, Peter Muravez, Todd Komesu, Ferret Baudoin, Alex Sarkissian, Matthew Willis, Christian Campbell, Joseph Shackelford, Ilya Tchak, Kenneth Chia, Michael D. Harris, Paul Baker, Sean Farrell, Tom Bernard, Chris Keim Sr. (Network Lab Lead), John Fritts (Compatibility Lab Lead), Jennifer O'Neal, Stanley Chao (Compatibility)

Dream Pod 9

World Background (Caprice)Lucien Soulban
Artwork (Color Drawings)Ghislain Barbe, Normand Bilodeau, Charles-Emmanuel Ouellette
Artwork (Logos and Technical Drawings)Ghislain Barbe, Normand Bilodeau, Jeff Fortier, Pierre Ouelliette, Charles-Emmanuel Ouellette
WritingPhilippe R. Boulle, Marc-Alexander Vezina

Marketing

Brand ManagerPeter Karpas, Charles Hill

Online

Online Marketing ManagerDavid Vonderhaar
Online CoordinatorMaria Viola

Manual

Editing/LayoutBelinda M. Van Sickle

Special Thanks

Occlusion MappingYishai Lerner
Terrain CompactorYann Follet
Tactics ConsultantIan Hayes
Marshall Robin, Jim Summers, Chichi, Amy King, Goku, Charles Hill, Jason Wong, Alan Gershenfeld, Rei Ayanami, Pierre Ouelliette, David Arnspiger, Matthew Candler, Jens Hartvig Andersen, Adam Goldberg, Mason Deming, Jonathan Moses, Stanley Kubrick, Rick Baumgartner

More Special Thanks

Special thanks go out to the Visioneers who download the game almost every night so that they could help us ensure that it was the best it could be. Your dedication is appreciated, Emily Moher (External Test Coord), Ric Allen, Jose Ayala, Jaime K. Badgerow, David Barron, Andrew Bohne, Jim Boydston, Jean Claude Bureau, Steve Bybee, Martin Chamberlain, Chris Chao, Eric Chau, Paul Chouy, Adnan Chowdhury, Ari Clark, Ryan Clemmer, Dave Cleric, Dan Condon, Gary Conroy, Justin Cooney, Maxwell DeChant, James Dicken, James Dillinger, Alvaro Dos Santos, Bob Dudley, Michael Dwiel, Lamar Dykes, David Evans, Matthew Faubel, Trae Faught, David Finan, Carlton Forsythe, Peter Franke, Eric Friedner, Simon Garner, Robert Gelinas, Alex Goldberg, Charles Graham, Brian Grapatin, Aaron Gray, Keith L. Graydon, Philip Hansen, Brad Hendricks, Tom Hepner, Mikael Herauf, Jonathan Hill, Iain Hill, Nic Jansma, Lloyd D. Jessee, Tyler Jordan, Scott Kasai, Scott Kingston, Ron Kramer, Philip Lazzari, Giancarlo Lenzi, Rob Lim, Gregory Loeke, Todd Manion, David B. Marcinowski, Myron McMullen Jr., Robert Mitchell, Cory Mueller, Graham Nardone, Christian Nash, Thomas Norris, Dean O'Donnell, Charles Otoupalik, Christopher Penney, Matthew Ployhar, Josh Pollak, Steve Ricketts, Joseph Ruffolo, Ken Ramsey, Eric Schliesing, David C. Seale, Dakota Smith, Chris Squatritto, Maxime St-Pierre, Don Machman Swanner Jr., Craig Tate, David C. Teague, Christopher Tew, David Thomas, Mark Valentine, Tim Waite, Frank Walther, Dave Whittle, Timothy Wilson, John Yan, Omar Yehia, John Zart

Shadow Guard Beta Testers

John Aubin, Patrick Bohnet, Kenny Chow, Akiva Clark, Jason Davis, Brett Enlow, Keith L. Graydon, Ian Hayes, Anthony W. Helton, Jason Hitchens, Scott Howie, Lloyd D. Jessee, Ben Jones, David B. Marcinowski, Adrian Moscher, Dan Oliver, Jason Reid, David C. Seale, Terence D. Stern, Ryan Sugimoto, Clint Swereda, Tim Waite, Tim Waite V, James E. Wright Jr.

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.

Jason Wong, 206 other games
Jim Summers, 181 other games
Matthew McClure, 140 other games
Todd Komesu, 131 other games
Joseph Favazza, 131 other games
Chris Keim Sr., 115 other games
Edward Clune, 110 other games
Rob Lim, 95 other games
Anthony Hatch Korotko, 94 other games
David Arnspiger, 88 other games
Chad Siedhoff, 85 other games
Brian Bright, 72 other games
Mark Nutt, 70 other games
Adam Goldberg, 63 other games
Eric Zala, 60 other games
Peter Muravez, 57 other games
Jonathan Eubanks, 57 other games
Belinda M. Van Sickle, 56 other games
Jeff Poffenbarger, 55 other games
Chris Scaglione, 54 other games
Aaron Gray, 48 other games
Joseph Shackelford, 47 other games
Douglas Jacobs, 44 other games
David Thomas, 42 other games
Ed Bainbridge, 40 other games

Collaborations

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

Interstate '82, a group of 70 people
Dark Reign 2, a group of 58 people
Civilization: Call to Power, a group of 56 people
Call to Power II, a group of 55 people
Battlezone, a group of 54 people
Dark Reign: The Future of War, a group of 50 people
Interstate '76, a group of 48 people
Heavy Gear, a group of 46 people
Wizards & Warriors, a group of 38 people
Star Trek: Starfleet Command III, a group of 35 people
Interstate '76: Nitro Riders, a group of 33 people
Shanghai: Second Dynasty, a group of 33 people
Star Trek: Away Team, a group of 32 people
Battlezone II: Combat Commander, a group of 32 people
Space Invaders, a group of 31 people
Star Trek: Armada, a group of 31 people
Vampire: The Masquerade - Redemption, a group of 29 people
Vigilante 8, a group of 28 people
Shanghai: Dynasty, a group of 26 people
Star Trek: Armada II, a group of 25 people
Apocalypse, a group of 25 people
Fighter Squadron: The Screamin' Demons over Europe, a group of 24 people
Dark Reign: Rise of the Shadowhand, a group of 24 people
Interstate '76: Nitro Pack, a group of 21 people
Spider-Man 2, a group of 20 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Frank Stankowski (2), Frank Stankowski (7), Accatone (5184), Corn Popper (69652) and formercontrib (159305)