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Companions of Xanth Credits (DOS)

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Companions of Xanth Credits


Companions of Xanth is based on the book Demons Don't Dream byPiers Anthony
Game Design and ProgrammingMichael Lindner
Game Design Assistance and SteerageBob Bates
System DesignDuane Beck, Michael Lindner, Mark Poesch, Michael Verdu
System ProgrammingDuane Beck, Mark Poesch
Graphics System and High MagicMark Poesch
Dialogue System and Troll GamesDuane Beck
Music SystemMichael Lindner
Help SystemMark Poesch, Michael Verdu
Other System ProgrammingDuane Beck, Glen R. Dahlgren, Chip Kerchner, Michael Lindner, Mark Poesch
Cut Scene WritingBob Bates
Art and Music DirectionMichael Lindner
Room Art and AnimationsPaul Mock
Background ArtChris Angrisani, Kathleen Bober, Chris Grandstaff, Timothy Knepp, Bob Lynch, Mark Poesch
Cut‑Scene AnimationAnne Marie Cox
Sound EngineeringArfing Dog
Audio ProductionKathleen Bober
Audio DirectionMichael Lindner
Video ProductionKathleen Bober, Paul Fuqua, Fil Hunter, Michael Lindner, Mark Poesch, Robin Reid
Music CompositionTony Bernetich, Arfing Dog, Eric Heberling
AdLib/Sound Blaster TranscriptionsGlen R. Dahlgren
Sound EffectsGlen R. Dahlgren
Disk Version TestingBob Bates, Duane Beck, Jeff Childress, Chip Kerchner, Mark Poesch, Josh Schriftman, Ed Storozuk, Alyssa Verdu
CD‑ROM Version TestingJeremy Lam, Bob Bates, Duane Beck, Joven J. Malazo, Chip Kerchner, Mark Poesch, Alyssa Verdu
Package Design and ProductionPeggy Oriani
Production AssistanceRosie Freeman
Game ManualMichael Verdu
Cover PaintingCathleen Thole
Patience Beyond ReasonHeather Anne Peck
Good Will Beyond ReasonKathleen Bober, Heather Hicks-Beach, David Landis, Ellen Neuborne, Sharon Separ, Alyssa Verdu, Alan C. Zander
CD-ROM Audio recorded atReuben Schmeuben (White Plains/Maryland)
ActorsDavid Beattie (as Cyrus Merman), Moxie Cat (as Sammy Cat), Laura Dunn (as Nada Naga), Fil Hunter (as Dug Mundane), Kim Hunter (as Jenny Elf), Pamela Melton (as Kim Mundane)
Voice ActorsEllen A. Page (Merci Mermaid), Arianne Bennett (Kim Mundane), Scott Bennett (The Eye Screen and the Pail and the Tree and Cumulo Fracto Nimbus and Pia's Dad), Kasia Bober (Ma Anathe and the Ogress), F. Chambless Bittner (The Ogre Boy), Eric Cody (Demon Earth and Demon Xanth and the Yak and Edsel), Allyson Currin (Merci Demoness and the Copperhead), Richard Dorton (The Troll), John Dow (The Headman and Fairy Nuff), David Hilder (Grundy Golem), John Kidner (The Guardian), Daniel L. Poole Jr. (Cyrus Merman and Che Centaur and Dug), Michael Lindner (Eye Behind the Door), Jordana Luks (Jenny Elf), Bruce Norris (Com-Pewter and the Firearm), Paul Osborne (Magician Humfrey), Lois Wolf (Nada Naga and the Deerfly)

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.

Eric Heberling, 39 other games
Rosie Freeman, 38 other games
Michael Verdu, 32 other games
Bob Bates, 29 other games
Richard Dorton, 26 other games
Duane Beck, 21 other games
Mark Poesch, 18 other games
Paul Mock, 18 other games
Glen R. Dahlgren, 14 other games
Michael Lindner, 14 other games
Peggy Oriani, 13 other games
Kathleen Bober, 12 other games
Chip Kerchner, 10 other games
Alyssa Verdu, 9 other games
Joven J. Malazo, 8 other games
Arfing Dog, 7 other games
John Dow, 6 other games
Josh Schriftman, 5 other games
Ed Storozuk, 5 other games
Anne Marie Cox, 5 other games
Jeremy Lam, 5 other games
Allyson Currin, 4 other games
Piers Anthony, 3 other games
Chris Grandstaff, 3 other games


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

Superhero League of Hoboken, a group of 20 people
Death Gate, a group of 18 people
Mission Critical, a group of 17 people
Steve Meretzky's Spellcasting 301: Spring Break, a group of 15 people
Eric the Unready, a group of 15 people
Callahan's Crosstime Saloon, a group of 14 people
Gateway II: Homeworld, a group of 14 people
Star Control 3, a group of 13 people
Shannara, a group of 12 people
Frederik Pohl's Gateway, a group of 12 people
Timequest, a group of 11 people
John Saul's Blackstone Chronicles: An Adventure in Terror, a group of 11 people
Spellcasting 201: The Sorcerer's Appliance, a group of 10 people
Unreal II: The Awakening, a group of 9 people
Spellcasting 101: Sorcerers get all the Girls, a group of 9 people
The Wheel of Time, a group of 8 people
Unreal Mission Pack 1: Return to Na Pali, a group of 5 people
The Lost Adventures of Legend, a group of 4 people
Hungry Red Planet, a group of 3 people
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, a group of 3 people
Sherlock: The Riddle of the Crown Jewels, a group of 3 people
Unreal II: eXpanded MultiPlayer, a group of 3 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Belboz (6576)