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The Sims (Windows)

Teen
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Theme
88
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.7
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

The Sims Credits

Development

Lead DesignWill Wright
DesignLuc Barthelet, Claire Curtin, Roxana Wolosenko
ProgrammingPatrick J. Barrett III, Eric Bowman, James Doornbos, Don Hopkins, David Oester, Trevor Perrin, Paul Wilkinson, Alex Zvenigorodsky
Graphics / ArtworkJami Becker, Eric Chin, Bob King, B. J. West
AnimationEric Hedman
Additional Graphics / ArtworkMargaret Foley, Dan Goldman, Stefan Gustafsson, Minds Eye Media, New Pencil Inc, Ocean Quigley
MusicCelso Alberti, Darol Anger, Frank Biner, Marchino Brazil, Dix Bruce, Stef Burns, Kirk Casey, Sandy Cressman, Claire Curtin, Myron Dove, Mary Fettig, Art Hirahara, Kent Jolly, Daniel Joseph, Robert Kauker, Stephen Kearin, Jerry Kuderna, Francois LaFleur, David Lauser, Gerri Lawlor, Glenn Letsch, Gary Lillard, Ken Marshall, Jerry Martin, Molly Mastick, Laurice McCoy-Ozjuwah, Dan Mendoza, Dave Meniketti, Jonathan Mitchell, Kenneth Nash, Jim Nunally, Sean O'Connor, John R. Burr, Eddie Ramirez, Marc Russo, Avram Siegel, Steve Smith, Glenn Walters
SoundKent Jolly, Robert Kauker, Jerry Martin
ProductionLucy Bradshaw, Michael Lawson, Rob Martyn, Steve Perkins
Art DirectorCharles London
DocumentationTom Bentley
Public RelationsPatrick Buechner
ProducerKana Ryan
Associate ProducerTim LeTourneau, Chris Trottier
Assistant ProducerMelissa Bachman-Wood, Chris Baena, Sean Baity
Technical DirectorJeffrey Charvat, Jim Mackraz
SupportDanny Bilson, Álvaro Corral, Paul DeMeo, Louis Ewens, Darren Futa, Wende Gauthier, Knut Grossman, Natasja Hagemeier, Marti Holguin, Giulio Marchionni, Michael Perry, Feng Qiu, Gregory Touilliez, Dirk Vojtilo
PlaytestingAnthony Alexander, Aaron Bennion, Andrew Bloomquist, Colin Clarke, Benjamin Crick, Jamil Dawsari, Syruss Flyte, Gabriel Gils Carbó, Etienne Grunenwald, Duane Gundrum, Daniel Hiatt, Justin Holst, Darryl Jenkins, Michael Jung, Dave Knudson, David Koerner, Matthew Lewis, Terry McElroy, Jay Miller, Jason Morales, Shaun Morton, Edward J. O'Tey, Scott Parker, Micah Pritchard, Rob Reck, Chad Schnittjer, Peter Trice, Kinh Williamson, Andrew Young, Jacob Fernandez
Acting / VoiceoversStephen Kearin, Elizabeth Knudsen Sibley, Gerri Lawlor, Laurel McCarl Kapros, Sean O'Connor, Paul Rausmessen, Melissa Roberts
Special Thanks ToMassimo , Karen Ahn, Christopher Alexander, Colin Boswell, Jeff Braun, Dan Brazelton, Michael Bremer, Daniela Castillo, Jenna Chalmers, Max Chandler, Colin Cherot, Ede Clarke, Michael Cox, Kelly Farrell, Jim Gasperini, Frank Gibeau, Bing Gordon, Michael Gauthier, Susan Greene, Trish Halamandaris, Kristi Hein, Michelle Hinch, Phillip Hinkle, Kevin Hogan, Creighton Hurt, Hitoshi Ikeda, Joell Jones, Forrest Junod, Joe Keene, Eric Kornblum, Michael Larson, Frank Le Ouay, Stephanie Lonon, Cisco Lopez-Fresquet, Eddris Malikyar, Jenny Martin, Donald A. Mattrick, Justin McCormick, Christine McGavran, Sid Meier, Terra Morais, Josh Rose, Rob Matthews, Colleen Schuman, Ihssan Sekandari, David Shiner, Teresa Denton, Eric Todd, Don Walters, Ilona Webb, Andrea Webber, Cassidy Wright, Charlotte Yates, Chris Baena, Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society Inc., Everyone at Electronic Arts, Everyone at Maxis
Product AnalysisMichael Lawson
Audio System EngineerPaul Wilkinson
Drum Roll with friendly permission ofSpectrasonic's Burning Grooves, Ilio Entertainment's Eurotech
Website DevelopmentRed Hill Studios
Product ManagerSteve Perkins
Package DesignSoo Hoo Design
Dedicated to the memory ofDanielle Berry

Electronic Arts Europe

Product ManagerAnn Hall
Public Relations UKSimi Belo
Project Manager LocalisationSonia Yazmadjian
Documentation EditingJames Lenoël
Package & Documentation LayoutJohn Montague
Pack Co‑ordinatorCarole Kompanik
Localisation CoordinationClare Parkes, Rebecca Gordon
Localisation Coordination Export & WebPetrina Wallace
Material PlanningKevin Smith
Studio OperationsSteve Fitton, Ian Law
Quality AssuranceDesmond O'Connor, David Fielding, Dean Murphy

German Version

Product Marketing LeadBenedikt Schüler
MarketingPeter Larsen
Public RelationsBernd Reinartz
Localisation LeadMichaela Bartelt
LocalisationClaudia Stevens, Bettina Herzog
Voice Test LeadDirk Vojtilo
TestingDirk Vojtilo
Quality AssuranceBernd Niemietz
Documentation LayoutFrank Werner

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.

Darryl Jenkins, 187 other games
Benjamin Crick, 148 other games
Dave Knudson, 132 other games
Frank Gibeau, 106 other games
Andrew Young, 93 other games
Anthony Alexander, 91 other games
David Fielding, 82 other games
Donald A. Mattrick, 80 other games
Bing Gordon, 78 other games
Sid Meier, 72 other games
Dirk Vojtilo, 72 other games
David Koerner, 68 other games
Will Wright, 65 other games
Bernd Niemietz, 61 other games
Michaela Bartelt, 60 other games
James Lenoël, 60 other games
Josh Rose, 56 other games
Jeff Braun, 52 other games
Álvaro Corral, 49 other games
Eric Kornblum, 48 other games
Danny Bilson, 48 other games
Micah Pritchard, 47 other games
Steve Fitton, 46 other games
Patrick Buechner, 45 other games
Steve Perkins, 44 other games

Collaborations

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

The Sims: Deluxe Edition, a group of 162 people
The Sims: Mega Deluxe, a group of 157 people
The Sims: Online, a group of 67 people
SimCity 3000 Unlimited, a group of 59 people
SimCity 3000, a group of 58 people
The Sims 2, a group of 40 people
SimCity 4, a group of 38 people
The Sims: Superstar, a group of 31 people
The Sims: Makin' Magic, a group of 26 people
Supercross 2000, a group of 26 people
SimCity 4: Rush Hour, a group of 25 people
Sid Meier's Alien Crossfire, a group of 20 people
Sim Theme Park, a group of 20 people
007: The World is Not Enough, a group of 19 people
Moto Racer 2, a group of 19 people
Medal of Honor: Allied Assault, a group of 19 people
Spore, a group of 19 people
Shogun: Total War, a group of 18 people
The Sims: Unleashed, a group of 18 people
The Sims: Bustin' Out, a group of 18 people
SimSafari, a group of 18 people
The Sims 2: Nightlife, a group of 17 people
Battlefield 1942, a group of 16 people
Nox, a group of 16 people
Spore Creature Creator, a group of 16 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Brian Hirt (10014) and formercontrib (157103)