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Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter (Windows)

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Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter Credits


Project LeaderDavor Hunski
Technical DirectorAlen Ladavac
Lead Game DesignerRoman Ribaric
Lead ProgrammerAlen Ladavac
Art DirectorDavor Hunski
Lead 3D ArtistAdmir Elezovic
Lead Environment ArtistIvan Mika
Engine ProgrammersAlen Ladavac, Dean Sekulic, Darko Martinovic, Davor Hunski, Goran Adrinek, Krešimir Kiš
Game ProgrammersGoran Adrinek, Davor Hunski, Alen Ladavac, Darko Martinovic, Krešimir Kiš
Tools ProgrammersDarko Martinovic, Davor Hunski, Alen Ladavac, Dean Sekulic, Goran Adrinek, Krešimir Kiš
Game DesignerDavor Hunski
Level DesignerDavor Tomicic, Davor Hunski
Playability DesignersRoman Ribaric, Davor Tomicic
'Karnak Playable Demo' DesignersRoman Ribaric, Alen Ladavac, Davor Hunski, Davor Tomicic
WriterAlen Ladavac
Environment ArtistsDamir Krajnovic, Davor Ladavac, Nikica Petrusic, Ivana Hunski, Helena Hunski
Character/Weapon ArtistsAdmir Elezovic
Modeling ArtistsIvan Mika, Damir Krajnovic, Davor Ladavac, Ivana Hunski, Nikica Petrusic, Marko Cepin, Helena Hunski
Animation ArtistsAdmir Elezovic, Marko Cepin
Visual Effects ArtistsDavor Hunski, Ivan Mika, Damir Krajnovic, Ivana Hunski, Nikica Petrusic
2D ArtistsDavor Hunski, Ivan Mika, Damir Krajnovic, Davor Ladavac, Nikica Petrusic, Nikolina Ribaric
Sound ArtistRoman Ribaric
Executive ProducerRoman Ribaric
ProducersDavor Hunski, Alen Ladavac
CEORoman Ribaric
Biz AssistNikolina Ribaric
Serious Sam Quote WinnerStephen Bouren ('Samicide!')
Beta TestersNathan Brown (D w K/Dk), Joey van Dalfsen, Atte Härkönen (Finzy), Igor Hrustic (BoltX), Tan Wang Leng (Yamgent), Christian Sander (Fragman), Maarten Staa (Serious Spoon), Lucijan Stamac, Sean Stellingwerff, Valerie Valens
Special ThanksRichard Gray (Levelord), Michael Harris, Jamie Leece, Old Man Murray, Kresimir Prcela, Vedran Skrnjug, Robert Westmoreland, Goran Zoricic
Serious ThanksJason Rodzik (Rodzilla), Maarten Staa (Serious Spoon), Gimli, John Turner (Louva-Deus)
In memoriamTargetFF [26.7.1948 - 13.5.2008]
The employees of Croteam would like to extend sincerest thanks toour families and friends for their support during the development of Serious Sam HD.


High‑Poly Character ArtStjepan Sejic
Serious Sam VoiceJohn J. Dick
Box ArtStjepan Sejic
Concept ArtStjepan Sejic
Additional ProgrammingJuraj Luic
Environment ArtAlen Cepin
Translation ManagerSophie Cristobal
TranslationsI.S.H. SRL, Evana Lahille
Serios Sam HD SupermercialBeef and Sage

Croteam - Original Game

ProgrammingAlen Ladavac, Davor Hunski, Dean Sekulic
Game DesignDavor Hunski, Davor Tomicic, Roman Ribaric
Level DesignDavor Tomicic, Davor Hunski, Dean Sekulic
3D ArtAdmir Elezovic, Tomislav Pongrac
2D ArtDinko Pavicic, Petar Ivancek, Davor Hunski
MusicDamjan Mravunac
SoundDamjan Mravunac, Roman Ribaric
CEORoman Ribaric

Other - Original Game

Serious Sam Voice byJohn J. Dick (Booger)
Moral Boost byRichard Gray, Old Man Murray
am11lib library byNiklas Beisert
Additional Programming byDamir Perovic
Additional Moral Boost byMichael Harris, Matt McGill (Lutrosis), Korey Peters (Wussboy)
Additional Artwork byHrvoje Colic, Mladen Tripalo, Aleksandar Vjestica
Manual byWilliam Haskins

Devolver Digital

El PresidenteHarry A. Miller IV
Minister of DefenseMike Wilson
Executive ProducerTim Hesse
Man behind the curtainNigel Lowrie
NamelessGraeme Struthers

cdv Software Entertainment

CEOChristian Gloe
COOArne Peters
CEO of cdv USATom Gross
cdv UK Managing DirectorDavid Walker
Associate ProducerMichael Tata
cdv UK Marketing ManagerMatthew Walker
cdv USA Marketing ManagerSara Jenkins
cdv USA PR ManagerSara Jenkins
Production ManagerGary Turbide
Office ManagerBarbara Wendel
PRTed Brockwood (Calico Media)
Community ManagerBill Smeed (von Smeed)
Customer Support AssistantBill Smeed (von Smeed)
Junior Marketing AssistantMichael Davila
Graphic Designfactor[e] design initiative
Special ThanksThe cdv English-language forum moderators, Dave Taue (for his help at PAX'09), Mary Phuong (for her help at PAX'09), Claudina Lopez (Alienware), Maria Infante-Janani (Alienware), Michael Carducci (Turtle Beach), Mr. Bacon and Monsieur Tofu, And of course our friends and families.

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.

Jamie Leece, 56 other games
Mike Wilson, 46 other games
Matthew Walker, 34 other games
Tim Hesse, 33 other games
Richard Gray, 30 other games
Harry A. Miller IV, 28 other games
Graeme Struthers, 26 other games
Ted Brockwood, 25 other games
John Turner, 16 other games
William Haskins, 15 other games
Damjan Mravunac, 14 other games
Tom Gross, 13 other games
Robert Westmoreland, 13 other games
Sophie Cristobal, 12 other games
Nigel Lowrie, 11 other games
Arne Peters, 10 other games
Alen Ladavac, 8 other games
Davor Hunski, 8 other games
Tomislav Pongrac, 7 other games
John J. Dick, 7 other games
Roman Ribaric, 7 other games
Claudina Lopez, 7 other games
Dean Sekulic, 6 other games
Petar Ivancek, 6 other games
Admir Elezovic, 6 other games


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

Serious Sam II, a group of 28 people
Serious Sam 3: BFE, a group of 27 people
Serious Sam: The First Encounter, a group of 22 people
Serious Sam, a group of 21 people
Serious Sam: Gold, a group of 20 people
Serious Sam: The Second Encounter, a group of 19 people
Football Glory, a group of 7 people
Sacred 2: Fallen Angel, a group of 7 people
The History Channel: Great Battles of Rome, a group of 5 people
Velvet Assassin, a group of 5 people
Stronghold Crusader Extreme, a group of 5 people
Duke Nukem 3D: Megaton Edition, a group of 4 people
Mushroom Men: The Spore Wars, a group of 4 people
Legendary, a group of 4 people
Heavy Metal: F.A.K.K. 2, a group of 4 people
Dementium: The Ward, a group of 3 people
Rune, a group of 3 people
Five-A-Side Soccer, a group of 3 people
Alpha Black Zero: Intrepid Protocol, a group of 3 people
Oni, a group of 3 people
War Front: Turning Point, a group of 3 people
Insecticide: Part 1, a group of 3 people
Insecticide, a group of 3 people
Hotline Miami, a group of 3 people
Attack on Pearl Harbor, a group of 3 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Sicarius (61014)