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Rising Sun (Windows)

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Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.

Rising Sun Credits


ProducerRobert McNamara
ProgrammingJohn Tiller
Project CoordinationCharles Kibler
Unit Database ResearchJoseph R. Hummel, Robert McNamara
OOB ResearchJoseph R. Hummel
Unit HandbookMatthew Kreager, Robert McNamara
Art DirectorTim Kipp
Production DesignKurt Miller, Peter Muench, Christine Lagna
Game GraphicsStephen Estes, Kurt Miller, Brian Weber, Charles Kibler
Intro VideoStephen Estes
SoundJim Rose
Players Guide & Loading InstructionsCharles Kibler, Glenn Saunders (with much advice & tons of help)
Playtest  Coordinator - Pegasus EnterprisesDoug Bevard, Denise Bevard
Scenario DesignDoug Bevard, Dave Blackburn, George Chow, Bart Gauvin, Glenn Saunders, John Schettler, Christopher Wilson
Dynamic Campaign Game DesignDoug Bevard
Linked Campaign Game DesignDave Blackburn, Tom Herrschaft, Glenn Saunders, Christopher Wilson
PlaytestersEddy Acevedo, Mike Avanzini, Ernie Berg, Arne Beruldsen, Dave Blackburn, Eric Boyle, George Chow, Frank Coutinho, Frank Donati, Lanny Erdos, Bart Gauvin, David Hickman, Jay Karamales, Marshall Ladd, Michael Lamb, Mike LaPlante, Paul Massucci, Christopher Mello, Lin Parkh, Jason Petho, Tim Powers, Ken Rutsky, Glenn Saunders, Fred Schwarz, Michael Shepard, Brian Spencer, Craig Stewart, Brian Wynott
Special Thanks toEddy Acevedo, Frank Baldwin, Doug Bevard, Nigel Evans, Craig Foster, David Makin, Brendan Moyle, Robert E. Passanisi, Ian Raine, Gordon Rottman, Glenn Saunders, Craig Swain, Akira Takizawa, Beta Brigade for being up on the Discussion Board when we couldn't - you know who you are!
President & Chief Creative OfficerJim Rose
VP of Business DevelopmentJamie Leece
General ManagerChris Mate
Executive ProducerAnthony Farmer
Production ManagerStephen Langmead
Product ManagerMelissa Farmer
MarketingMark Moon
Public RelationsMike Gathagan
Administration Linda Wratchford
Administrative AssistantMonica Wratchford
WebmasterAshton Fletcher
Technical SupportPhil Santiago, Matthew Kreager, Lisa Nawrot, Frank Runge

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.

Chris Mate, 72 other games
Phil Santiago, 62 other games
Lisa Nawrot, 59 other games
Charles Kibler, 57 other games
Linda Wratchford, 56 other games
Jamie Leece, 56 other games
Mark Moon, 50 other games
Jim Rose, 44 other games
Peter Muench, 41 other games
Kurt Miller, 40 other games
Stephen Langmead, 39 other games
Brian Weber, 32 other games
Robert McNamara, 27 other games
Tim Kipp, 26 other games
Frank Runge, 25 other games
Matthew Kreager, 22 other games
Mike Gathagan, 19 other games
Stephen Estes, 19 other games
John Tiller, 19 other games
Doug Bevard, 18 other games
Joseph R. Hummel, 18 other games
Ashton Fletcher, 18 other games
Christine Lagna, 18 other games
Denise Bevard, 17 other games
Craig Foster, 15 other games


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

Rising Sun Gold, a group of 60 people
Europe in Flames, a group of 39 people
West Front: Operation Sea Lion, a group of 38 people
The Operational Art of War: Century of Warfare, a group of 32 people
The Operational Art of War III, a group of 23 people
Talonsoft's West Front, a group of 21 people
Hidden & Dangerous, a group of 21 people
The Operational Art of War II: Flashpoint Kosovo, a group of 20 people
East Front, a group of 18 people
Jagged Alliance 2, a group of 17 people
Codename: Eagle, a group of 17 people
Norm Koger's the Operational Art of War Vol 1: 1939-1955, a group of 16 people
JetFighter IV: Fortress America, a group of 16 people
Age of Sail II, a group of 15 people
Dogs of War, a group of 15 people
Airport Tycoon, a group of 14 people
East Front Campaign CD 1, a group of 14 people
Tzar: The Burden of the Crown, a group of 14 people
Flying Heroes, a group of 13 people
Norm Koger's the Operational Art of War Vol 1: 1939-1955 - Battle Pack I Scenario Add-on Disk, a group of 13 people
The Operational Art of War II: Modern Battles 1956-2000, a group of 13 people
Merchant Prince II, a group of 12 people
The Devil Inside, a group of 12 people
Battleground 8: Prelude to Waterloo, a group of 11 people
Enemy Engaged: RAH-66 Comanche versus Ka-52 Hokum, a group of 11 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Stillman (7515)