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Crispin Hands

Also Known As

  • Cypher

Game Credits


NBA Live 98 (1997)   (Arena Technical Lead)


007: Racing (2000)   (Speech Editor)


Mars 2030 (2017)   (Sound Design and Unreal Scripting)
Gears of War 4 (2016)   (Senior Sound Designers)
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition (2015)   (Audio Design)
Fable: The Journey (2012)   (Additional Sound Design)
Kinect Nat Geo TV (2012)   (Audio)
Kinect Sports: Season Two (2011)   (Audio)
Kinect Joy Ride (2010)   (Consulting Audio Director)
Monster Lab (2008)   (Music Composers)
Company of Heroes (2006)   (Audio Director)
Company of Heroes (Collector's Edition) (2006)   (Audio Director)
Axis & Allies (2004)   (Sound Design)
Digimon Rumble Arena 2 (2004)   (Sound Design and Development)
Kohan II: Kings of War (2004)   (Audio - Sound Design)
Impossible Creatures (2003)   (Audio Director)
Impossible Creatures: Insect Invasion (2003)   (Audio)
Unreal II: The Awakening (2003)   (Music)
Metroid Prime (2002)   (Sound Designers (Contractors))
007: Racing (2000)   (Mission Music)
Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed (2000)   (Music)
Need for Speed: High Stakes (1999)   (In House Music Compositions)
Need for Speed III: Hot Pursuit (1998)   (Audio/Music)
NBA Live 98 (1997)   (Technical Director for Stadium Announcements)
Need for Speed II (1997)   (Development Team (Additional Music))
NBA Live 97 (1996)   (Audio Engineer)
The Need for Speed: Special Edition (1996)   (Additional Audio Editing #2)
Triple Play 97 (1996)   (Additional Voice Talent)
The Need for Speed (1995)   (Additional Audio Editing)

Quality Assurance

The Lost Files of Sherlock Holmes: Case of the Ros... (1996)   (QA Configuration Lab Technicians)
NBA Live 96 (1995)   (QA Backups)
The Need for Speed (1995)   (Backup Lead QA)


SSX (2000)   (Special Thanks To)
Beetle Adventure Racing! (1999)   (Special Thanks)
PGA Tour 98 (1997)   (Special Thanks)

Developer Biography

Crispin Hands has held various positions in the gaming industry including: Audio Director, Voice/Casting Director, Composer, Sound Designer, Speech Editor, QA Tester, QA Technical Support and QA Assistant Lead.

In 1997, he founded his Canadian company Lionshead Entertainment, Inc. which provides "all manner of services relating to audio for film, interactive, TV and more."

From his web site: "Our top priority is to take your project, whether it be film , interactive or TV and make it sound jaw-droppingly good. We focus on making sure that we share your vision for the final outcome. That the music and sound we deliver not only fits it perfectly but literally completes it and elevates the experience to a new level for the audience."

Last updated: Mar 09, 2007