User review spotlight: Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar (DOS)

Secrets of the Ark: A Broken Sword Game (Windows)

76
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.7
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

Secrets of the Ark: A Broken Sword Game Credits

Revolution Software

DirectorCharles Cecil
Story WritersCharles Cecil, Neil Richards
Script WriterNeil Richards
Game DesignCharles Cecil, Neil Richards
Additional DesignTony Warriner, Simon Byron
Business AffairsNoirin Carmody
AdministrationLouise Cooper

Sumo Digital Ltd.

ProducerGary Edwards
Script WritersRoss Hartshorn, Nana Louise Nielsen
Game DesignRoss Hartshorn, Nana Louise Nielsen
Level ImplementationRoss Hartshorn, Nana Louise Nielsen
Lead ProgrammerTom Sedden
ProgrammerStephen Brown
Additional ProgrammingChris Rea
Technical ManagerStephen Robinson
Engine ProgrammersHenry Durrant, Jamie Derbyshire, Stephen Brown
Lead ArtistDominic Hood
EnvironmentsMichael Hirst, Chris Pepper, Sim Furniss
CharactersMark Sweeney, Chris Rawlinson
EffectsHenry Durrant
FMVMatthew Furniss, Mark Sweeney
Additional ArtworkDarren Mills, Daniel Crossland, John Hackleton, David Poole
AnimationRichard Simmons, Claire Wilson, Mark Flynn, Simon Tavistock, Mark Thackeray, Anthony Ward
Additional AnimationLee Taylor, Andy Ritson, Steve Thomas
2D ArtistsDaniel Crossland, Linda Smith
Concept, Visualisation and StoryboardingGary Reynolds, Richard Simmons
Additional modeling and animationNikitova LLC
Chief Executive OfficerJames North-Hearn
Chief Operations OfficerCarl Cavers
Technical DirectorPaul Porter
Creative DirectorDarren Mills
Audio supplied byMedia Mill
Audio directorJerry Ibbotson
Sound EffectsJerry Ibbotson, Tim Shepherd, Micky Betton, Adam Rowley, Tom Laws
Music ComposerBen McCullough
"Mafia Theme" Soprano VoiceSarah Holyome
Slide GuitarChris Stimpson
Music for the Black Cat ClubWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Additional Music written and performed byUbernoise
Voice DirectorDirk Maggs
Voice ActorsRolf Saxon (as George Stobbart), Regina Regan (as Anna Maria), Katherine Pageon, Toby Longsworth, Bob Golding, Wayne Forester, Andrew Secombe, Tasmin Heatley, Alison Pettitt
Quality Assurance CoordinatorMark Birdges
Quality Assurance TestingMark Freeman, Jody Hindle, Richard Westmoreland, Craig Turner, Daniel Colman, Kenton Fletcher
Special thanks toJohn-Henry Clay, Caroline Deane, Qui Lei-Lei, John Walker (Brian the Templar image)

THQ Inc. Product Development

Project ManagersPhillip Wright, Jon D'Cruz
Development Director, EuropeMark Morris
Art Director, EuropeColin Seaman
Creative Director, EuropeVince Farquharson
Head of Product Development, EuropeDuncan Scott Kershaw

THQ Inc.

Ex. VP Worldwide StudiosJack Sorensen
Executive Vice President, Worldwide PublishingKelly Flock
President and CEOBrian J. Farrell
Senior VP, Worldwide MarketingBob Aniello
VP, CommunicationsLiz Pieri

THQ International

SVP European PublishingIan Curran
Director Global Brand ManagementMichael Pattison
Senior Global Brand ManagerMickey Torode
Assistant Global Brand MnaagerAnthony Newall
Global PR ManagerGuy Cunis
UK Marketing ManagerJon Rooke
UK PR ManagerGreg Jones
Product Manager, GermanyMelanie Skrok
Head of PR, GermanyGeorg Reckenthäler
Product Manager, SpainJavier Mañú
PR Manager, SpainJorge Nicolás Vázquez
Product Manager, Asia PacificJon Rowe
PR & Promotions Coordinator, Asia PacificKatherine Charles
Senior Product Manager, FranceJeremy Goldstein
PR Manager, FranceJérôme Benzadon
Marketing Manager, BeneluxRobin Wolff
International Art DirectorTill Enzmann
Manual DesignDetlef Tapper
DTP Operator (ICS)Anja Untiet, Detlef Tapper, Dirk Offenberg, Jens Spangenberg, Jörg Stauvermann, Ramona Sackers, Ramona Stell
Sr. Global Localization ManagerAmy Small
Localization SupervisorErik O'Keady, Erik O'Keady
European Localization DirectorSusanne Dieck
European Localization EngineerBernd Kurtz
Director, Quality AssuranceMonica Vallejo
QA ManagersMario Waibel, Michael Motoda
Test SupervisorLorena Villa
Test LeadJonathan McMullen
TestersLuis Arevalo, Carlos Franklin, John Kratzer, Alex Loera, Alex Yi, Max Yi, James Zaguroli, Timothy Retzinger, George Fuentes, Tyler Knight, Jonathan Bloch, Vivian Cirricione, Michael Riojas, Eric Abramowitz, Evin Fiorentine, Ian Tharp, Aaron Lopez
PC SupervisorJames Krenz
QA TechniciansRichard Jones, David Wilson, Michael Zlotnicki
Mastering Lab TechniciansGlen Peters, Anthony Dunnet, T. Ryan Arnold, Heidi Salguero
Remastering Project ManagerCharles Batarse
Database AdministratorJonathan Gill
Game Evaluation TeamSean Heffron, F. Scott Frazier, Matt Elzie, Eric Weiss, Chris Emerson
Human Factors Design SpecialistRay Kowalewski
QA Operations CoordinatorSteve Nelson
Special ThanksDan Kelly, Tim Campbell, Germaine Gioia, Brandy A. Carrillo, Deborah Fingerman, Jenni Carlson, Dan Golding, Chlo Giusti, Miles Davies, Andy Selby, Edward Buffery

The Adventure Company

ProducerMike Adams
Production AssistantKamaal Anwar
Executive ProducerGeorge Chastain Jr.
Global Product Marketing ManagerByron Gaum
Product ManagerChristos Andrikakis
Art DirectorJay Kinsella
Lead IllustratorRussell Challenger
Graphic DesignersEsther Sucre, Trang To
PR CoordinatorSuzanne MacGillivray
Director of Global MarketingLorraine Lue
QA LeadAllison Skerl
TestersAllison Skerl, Bryan Cook, Justin Wah Kan, Michael Geist, Michael Ashe, Burt De Francesco, Stephen Sutton
QA ManagerDan Dawang
Legal AffairsLeslie Rosenthal
PresidentRichard Wah Kan
CEORichard Wah Kan
Vice PresidentSean Carr
CFOSean Carr
VP MarketingMarshall Zwicker

Babel Media Limited

Quality AssuranceBabel Media
Technical Quality AssuranceJonasson Lochner, Chris Goldsmith
Thanks toPhilips amBX, RAD Game Tools, Adobe Systems Incorporated, Alias Systems, NVIDIA Corporation, ATI Technologies Inc.

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.

Monica Vallejo, 170 other games
Mario Waibel, 170 other games
Michael Motoda, 148 other games
Brian J. Farrell, 147 other games
Glen Peters, 138 other games
Jack Sorensen, 130 other games
Germaine Gioia, 129 other games
Bernd Kurtz, 111 other games
Susanne Dieck, 110 other games
Anthony Dunnet, 110 other games
Kelly Flock, 105 other games
Charles Batarse, 104 other games
Brandy A. Carrillo, 97 other games
T. Ryan Arnold, 95 other games
Liz Pieri, 93 other games
Richard Jones, 87 other games
Eric Weiss, 84 other games
Marshall Zwicker, 83 other games
F. Scott Frazier, 77 other games
Richard Wah Kan, 76 other games
Michael Pattison, 75 other games
Dan Dawang, 75 other games
Jonathan Gill, 75 other games
Heidi Salguero, 73 other games
Matt Elzie, 67 other games

Collaborations

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

Supreme Commander, a group of 52 people
Titan Quest, a group of 49 people
S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl, a group of 47 people
WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2007, a group of 46 people
Worms: Open Warfare, a group of 46 people
Warhammer 40,000: Squad Command, a group of 44 people
WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2008, a group of 38 people
Juiced, a group of 38 people
Disney•Pixar Cars, a group of 37 people
Alex Rider: Stormbreaker, a group of 37 people
SpongeBob SquarePants: The Yellow Avenger, a group of 36 people
Worms: A Space Oddity, a group of 35 people
Disney•Pixar Cars, a group of 35 people
Broken Sword: The Sleeping Dragon, a group of 34 people
MotoGP: Ultimate Racing Technology 3, a group of 34 people
Conan, a group of 33 people
Juiced 2: Hot Import Nights, a group of 32 people
WWE Smackdown vs. Raw 2009, a group of 32 people
Juiced 2: Hot Import Nights, a group of 31 people
The Incredibles: Rise of the Underminer, a group of 30 people
Evil Dead: Regeneration, a group of 29 people
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War - Winter Assault, a group of 29 people
Avatar: The Last Airbender, a group of 29 people
Company of Heroes: Tales of Valor, a group of 29 people
Saints Row 2, a group of 28 people

Credits for this game were contributed by kelmer44 (1186), Jeanne (75603) and formercontrib (157202)