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The Last Express (Windows)

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The Last Express Credits

Smoking Car Productions

Game Designer / DirectorJordan Mechner
Written ByJordan Mechner, Tomi Pierce
Technical Director / Director of Software DevelopmentRobert Cook
Art DirectorNicole Tostevin
3D Art DirectorPatrick Ladislav
ProducerMark Netter
Programming and Technical DesignMark Moran (Lead), Noel Marrero, Justin Gardner
Executive ProducersJordan Mechner, John Paul Eaton, Tomi Pierce, Jon Hamren
Assistant Art DirectorJuliana Wade
Technical Production SupervisorMitchell Dyck
Background IllustrationsJersey Smith
Rotoscope DesignerNicole Tostevin
Supervising Sound Editor / MixerDavid Nelson
Music Composed ByElia Cmiral
Principal 3D ArtistDonald Grahame
Windows ProgrammingBenbuck Nason
Macintosh ProgrammingSean Ansorge
Additional ProgrammingRandy Angle
NIS ManagerAnita Allison
Special F/X NIS CoordinatorMichael Kosacki
Lead Character AnimatorsDana Schechter, John Punsalan, Christian Northcott
Character AnimatorsClaudia Candia, Lawrence Hamashima, Ian Berry, Dennis Magliocco, James Courtney, R. Kevin Clarke, Javier Rocabado
Production ArtistChris Larrance
Additional IllustrationIan Berry
Background PainterClaudia Candia
Additional Background PainterMary Ann Zapalac
Special Effects AnimationMichael Kosacki, Anita Allison, Chris Larrance
Lead Fight AnimatorsJuliana Wade, Christian Northcott
Lead Rotoscope Train AnimatorDana Schechter
Firebird IllustratorLawrence Hamashima
Conductor Sketchbook ArtistJames Courtney
Lead CalligrapherDan Kern
Costume PaintersLiz Rankich, Corby Waste
3D ModelersBrian Levy, Thalia Georgopoulos
Additional 3D ModelingGraham Kimpton, Joon Moser
3D ArtistsR. Kevin Clarke, David J. King
3D Art Production CoordinatorEugene Brenwasser
3D Art AssistantSandrine Raguenel
Additional RenderingStephan Hendee
3D Eyepoint SettingGraham Kimpton
Additional Eyepoint SettingChung Ma Son
Senior Animation TechGuido Muzzarelli
Lead Animation TechAmber Reed
Animation TechsGreg Meyers, Ken Miller
Additional NIS TechMary Ann Caminero
Digital Transfer ManagerGuido Muzzarelli
QA Database ManagerAndy Edlin
Additional QA TestingAmber Reed, Christian Northcott
Localization ProducerMeg Storey
Systems ManagerMatthew O'Connell
BookkeeperCharles Cook
Office Manager / ResearcherDan Kern
Assistant Office ManagerGretchen Hildebran
Lead Avid EditorTerry Schwartz
Additional Avid EditorClaire Calvino
Assistant Avid EditorJon Thompson
Additional Lightworks EditorGuido Muzzarelli
Sound Design / EditingKerry Rose
Assistant Sound EditorTim Halbur
Storyboard ArtistKoichi Fukuda
Russian TranslatorMark Pace
French TranslatorPatricia Plancq
Serbo‑Croatian TranslatorDanica Milosevic
Arabic TranslatorNadia Hartmann
Historical ResearchPatrick Ladislav, Greg D'Elia, Noah Johnson
Maps ResearchSamuel Ernest
Research PhotographerKees Van Voorthuizen
Fact CheckingJoan Pearce, Peter Sloman, Callista Card

Interplay Entertainment Corp.

Product ManagerPaul Naftalis
ProducerJeff Jirsa
Assistant Product ManagerBeth Ryan
QA Project SupervisorTimothy Anderson
QA TestersHector Espinoza, Devin Vink
Director of MarketingDebbie Howell
Package DesignTracie D. Martin
Manual Design and LayoutSandie Minguez
Traffic ManagerKathryne Wahl

Cast

Robert CathDavid Svensson, C. W. Morgan (Voice)
Anna WolffDunja Djordjevic, Ingeborg Weinmann (Voice)
August SchmidtJosef Scholz
KronosMujahid Abdul-Rashid
Tatiana ObolenskayaCorine Blum, Yelena Danova (Voice)
Alexei DolnikovMikhail Douniyev
George AbbotChris J. Murray
MilosDermot Robinson, Zoran Danilovich (Voice)
VesnaEileen Weisinger, Danica Milosevic (Voice)
Vassili ObolenskyDick Mallon, Anatoly Turmov (Voice)
KahinaNkechi Emeruwa, Lumi Muliro (Voice)
Conductor 1Benny Buttner, Tony Saccardi (Voice)
Conductor 2Jacques Moyal
TrainmasterRobert Vallerga, Thierry Rosset (Voice)
Tyler WhitneyDavid Berkson, Tim Wiggins (Voice)
Madame BoutarelMarla Craig, Martine Jardel (Voice)
Monsieur BoutarelFred Adler, Alexis Biolley (Voice)
François BoutarelScott Streeter, Hamilton Beaumont (Voice)
SophieDiana Aldcroft, Sabine Rioufol (Voice)
RebeccaLauren Hall, Lisa Monihan (Voice)
IvoAndy Murray
SalkoDavid McCrea
MahmudJoseph Rocha, Albert Menaghi (Voice)
YasminNicola Frances, Ida Dudam (Voice)
HadidjaSuzanne Lang, Fatma Emsawaf (Voice)
FatimaSarah Kliban, Duja Omran (Voice)
Voice of AlouanRabab Tawfik
HeadwaiterJohn Ferreira, Eigil Qwist (Voice)
Waiter 1Philippe Beaufils, Didier Disenhaus (Voice)
Waiter 2Mick Berry, Philip Glade (Voice)
Engineer / FiremanJames Burke, Goran Duvanic (Voice)
Flower SellerSuzanne James, Mara Mathan (Voice)
Turkish BoyHusain Kurwa
CookGeorge Hickenlooper
Kitchen AideMark Moran
Policeman 1Jeff Seaberg
Policeman 2Pat McCullough
MotorcyclistKathryn Dixon
Porter EinsJordan Mechner
Porter ZweiRobert Cook
Turkish PasserbyAnita Allison
MaxKodiak
Additional VoicesStephane Blanchard, Benny Buttner, Walter Dickhaut, Kathy du Chateau, Dominique Gaspar, Farhang Khazeie, Thuy-Ly Le, Mara Mathan, Celia Maurice, F. Semra Muratoglu, Mimi Muratoglu, Memdu Muratoglu-High, Mahmet Oz, Maxi von Rennenkampf, Fadil Sabuncuoglu, Selma Sabuncuoglu, Jean-Luc Stora, Aydan Vandeveere

Live Action Film Shoot

DirectorJordan Mechner
Line ProducerMark Netter
Production CoordinatorFrancesca Prada
Director of PhotographyAndrew B. Andersen
Costume DesignerLaura Hazlett
WigmasterRichard Stead
Make‑UpJoanne Edmonds
Art Director / Property MasterLaura Chariton
1st Assistant DirectorAdam Miller
2nd Assistant DirectorLori Kay Wilson
Script SupervisorVirginia Mccarthy
CastingSarah Kliban, Cecily Jordan, Barbara Schwartz
Stunt CoordinatorDavid Renaud
1st Assistant CameraSophie Constantinou
2nd Assistant CameraKathleen Kelly, Allan Kelley
Additional 1st Assistant CameraZev Berman
GafferEric Stromberger
Best Boy ElectricianTom Chandler
Key GripDamian Lucas
Best Boy GripDavid Shippey (Skippy)
Swing GripJohn Trunk
Dolly GripLisa Harper
Wardrobe AssistantRingit Gurlich
Wardrobe InternSandrine Raguenel
2nd Wig / HairMargarita Pidgeon
Assistant MakeupSandra Badillo, Laura Carponara, Lily Rogers
Set Property MasterSue Chan
Art Department InternsRichard Arp, Jeremy Hopwood
Additional ConstructionRobin Evans, Delphi
Technical A.D.Mark Moran
Compositing SupervisorNoel Marrero
3D Set SupervisorPatrick Ladislav
Rotoscope SupervisorNicole Tostevin
Assistant Rotoscope SupervisorJuliana Wade
SwitcherAnita Allison
Technical LiaisonRobert Cook
Production AssistantsKim Bittle, Tora Chung, Samuel Ernest, Victoria Gamburg, Saisie Jang, Camilla Kardell, Stacy Jo Mcdermott, Karen Said, David Takayama, Florence Yoo
Still Photographer / VideographerElsa Kendall
Additional VideographyAlan Minsky
Animal TrainersAnimal Arts, Robert Mault
Studio TeachersBonnie Hudson, Donna Gregaru, Don-Ell Barnes
CatererRosalyn Catering
Craft ServicesPat Burgess Hyde
Stage ManagerJosh Litle
Assistant Stage ManagerAdam Mosier
Office ManagerSharon Perlman
MasseuseMaryse Gerbaud
Filmed atCinerents West; San Francisco
Eastman Kodak Film StockSteadi Systems
CamerasAdolph Gasser Inc., Lee Utterbach
InsuranceLarry Walsh
Film ProcessingMonaco Labs
Film to Digital Post ProductionVaritel San Francisco
ColoristRandy Musgrave
EngineerLoren Sorenson
Special Thanks toBlake Padilla
Avid Editing SystemOn Time / Off Line, Santa Monica

Model Train Unit

Director of PhotographyAndrew B. Andersen
Model Train ConsultantJames Dell'eva
Camera AssistantJan Ruona
Grip / ElectricDamian Lucas, Dino Corti
Production AssistantsDavid Miller, George Brown
Filmed atLitigation Technologies
Special Thanks toLuigi Barassi

Voice Recording

DirectorJordan Mechner
ProducerMark Netter
Production CoordinatorFrancesca Prada
Script SupervisorsVirginia Mccarthy, Andrea Kathryn Devaux
Recording EngineersDavid Nelson, Jeff Saltzman
Voice CastingSarah Kliban, Robert Lloyd
Additional Voice CastingAndrea Kathryn Deveaux
Recorded AtAmerican Zoetrope Studios, Poolside Studios
Zoetrope Facilities ManagerBill Kinder

Post Production Sound

Recorded ByPoolside Studios / Outpost, San Francisco
Dialog EditorJosh Rosen
ADR EditorJoe Bini
Sound Effects EditorEric Holland
Assistant EditorJake Tornatzky
Foley ArtistJennifer Myers
Studio ManagerChristophe Murphy
Music Recorded and Mixed AtForte Music Studios Los Angeles
Violin Sonata In G by Cesar Franck FeaturingJosef Suk

Behind The Scenes

DirectorTimothy Melchior
Executive ProducerBruce Friedricks
ProducersMark Netter, Valerie Schuldheisz, Jim Tso
Producer's AssistantMary Ann Caminero
Director of PhotographyPaul Fletcher Murray
Lighting DirectorRandall Stith
EditorGary Finlan
Video Produced ByThe Association Burbank, California

Special Thanks

Special Thanks toGoro Hashimoto, Toyoaki Kaji, Hiro Fukami, Yasushi Kurosawa, Jan Putnam, Florence De Martino, Douglas C. Carlston, Bill McDonagh, Joe Durrett, Tom Marcus, Harry Wilker, Jan Gullet, Eric Winkler, Rodrigo Silviera, Kirk Roulston, Matt Christmann, Daniel Goodwin, Al Sonntag, Mike Pendergast, Ted Simon, Matthew Leeds, Nancy Bulette, Sue Olsen, Rod Haden, David Kessler, Ron Pereira, Sabrina Roblin, Susan Willis, Richard Seaman, Peter Young, Rand Miller, Robyn Miller, Chuck Carter, Rusel DeMaria, Mark Hayama, Tom Frisina, Marabeth Harding, John Evershed, Jim Jourdonnais, Bob Bailey, Marian Bailey, John Hollingsworth, Alisa Baker, Morris Silver, Bill Jones, Carl Oman, Feyna Oman, Sam Ameen, Ranjit Sahota, Michael Hardwick, Jacqueline Lillie, Francis Mechner, Michael Hardwick, Trix Mangold, Maurice Mertens, Gérard Coudert, Association Français des Amis du Chemin de Fer, Sylvain Zadkind, Alessandro Bellenda, Olivier Nicolle, Trix Mangold, Péter Bikics (Közlekedési Múzeum Budapest), MAV Nosztalgia Kft. Budapest, Hellenic Railways Organization S.A. Athens, Musée Vivant du Chemin de Fer AJECTA Longueville, Musée Français du Chemin de Fer Mulhouse, Mike Higson (The Smoke Box London), D. Filoche (Collections Historiques Musée de la Poste), Michel Godmer (Le Figaro), Interplay QA Dept.
Dedicated to the Memory ofLisa Rosegg

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.

Tom Frisina, 43 other games
Paul Naftalis, 30 other games
Peter Young, 28 other games
Timothy Anderson, 28 other games
Chuck Carter, 25 other games
David Miller, 23 other games
David Nelson, 21 other games
Lawrence Hamashima, 21 other games
Jim Tso, 20 other games
Douglas C. Carlston, 19 other games
Kirk Roulston, 17 other games
Rusel DeMaria, 16 other games
Rand Miller, 15 other games
Jordan Mechner, 15 other games
Devin Vink, 14 other games
David Kessler, 14 other games
Jon Thompson, 14 other games
Debbie Howell, 14 other games
Hector Espinoza, 13 other games
Ian Berry, 13 other games
Kathryne Wahl, 12 other games
Bill McDonagh, 11 other games
Chris J. Murray, 11 other games
Randy Angle, 10 other games
Daniel Goodwin, 10 other games

Collaborations

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

Koala Lumpur: Journey to the Edge, a group of 18 people
Riven: The Sequel to Myst, a group of 18 people
Prince of Persia CD Collection, a group of 14 people
In the 1st Degree, a group of 14 people
Take No Prisoners, a group of 14 people
The Journeyman Project 3: Legacy of Time, a group of 13 people
Carmen Sandiego: Junior Detective Edition, a group of 9 people
Myst, a group of 7 people
Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? (CD-ROM), a group of 7 people
Myst: Masterpiece Edition, a group of 6 people
Evolva, a group of 4 people
Rugrats Adventure Game, a group of 4 people
Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow & The Flame, a group of 4 people
Prince of Persia, a group of 4 people
Interplay 15th Anniversary, a group of 4 people
The Dark Heart of Uukrul, a group of 4 people
D/Generation, a group of 4 people
Karateka, a group of 4 people
Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance II, a group of 4 people
Carmen Sandiego Word Detective, a group of 4 people
Myst, a group of 3 people
Baldur's Gate, a group of 3 people
Real MYST, a group of 3 people
Kid Pix Studio Deluxe, a group of 3 people
Logical Journey of the Zoombinis, a group of 3 people

Credits for this game were contributed by MegamanX64 (15999)