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Melon Brains Credits

Visual Production Staff

ProducerHiroyuki Nakano (Peacedelic Studio)
DirectorHiroyuki Nakano (Peacedelic Studio)
Art directorHiroyuki Nakano (Peacedelic Studio)
Associate producerChiaki Yamamura (Peacedelic Studio)
Multimedia directorJunichi Arai (Peacedelic Studio)
Director for "Melon Brains"Kentaro Moriya (Tv Man Union)
Assistant directorYo Kurita (Studio Garage)
Visual mixer & editorJunichi Arai (Peacedelic Studio), Hiroyuki Nakano (Peacedelic Studio)
Additional mixer & editorTomonori Furusako (Q-TEC)
Video tape masteringTomonori Furusako (Q-TEC)
CG executive producerHirofumi Ito (Magic Box)
Computer graphics (opening & ending)Tatsuhiko Sugimoto
Graphic designsGento Matsumoto (Saru Brunei), Shinya Takemura (Saru Brunei)
Hi! DolphinKitune Akimoto (as Kitsune Akimoto)
Lilly's HouseJunichi Arai (Peacedelic Studio)
Graphic design and CG drawings for Legends.Masato Utsumi (Creative Garage)
Drawings for LegendsYumi Sophia Kodama (Media Garden), Helena Gibson, Sundrum
HabitatHisako Matsubara (Studio Garage)
Q&AIkuyo Kawaguchi

Audio Production Staff

ProducerEiki Nonaka (Studio Garage)
DirectorEiki Nonaka (Studio Garage)
Sound engineerHideki Ishii (Media Garden)
Assistant engineerYoshiaki Nonaka (Media Garden)
Ambient sound resourcesRyuji Munetomo
MANoriyuki Hirano (Q-TEC)
Sound production managerMasato Arai (Willpower)
Garden Studio managing directorKoji Nonaka (Media Garden)
Special thanksPaul Spong (Voice of orcas, as Dr. Paul Spong), Denise Herzing (Voice of Atlantic spotted dolphins, as Dr. Denise Herzing), Tatsuya Kitsuda (Yamaha), Kenichi Namiki (Continental Far East Inc.), Shuji Kitamura (Audio City), Medium, Satowa Music

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Opening Title] "Melon Brains Theme Music" #1

Written byHaruomi Hosono (Medium Inc.)
Recorded and mixed atThe Racoon Studio
Performed and produced byHaruomi Hosono

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Sea et Ambient] "Sora (Music of the Wind" #1

Written and performed byHiroki Okano (Taken from the album "ENN" [Licensed by IC/DIGIT Music GmbH through Jade Music Co. Ltd.])

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Sea et Ambient (More)] "Encounters"

Written byEiki Nonaka
Recorded and mixed at Garden Studio byHideki Ishii
Performed and produced byEiki Nonaka

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Underwater Sun Light] Track-A "Sea Wing"

Written byWing Tsan Wong (Satowa Music)
Recorded and mixed at Garden Studio
Performed and produced byWing Tsan Wong

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Peacedelic/Spinner Dolphins] Luminance Mix (Track-A): M-1 "Splash"

Written byEiki Nonaka
Recorded and mixed at Garden Studio byHideki Ishii
Performed and produced byEiki Nonaka
Additional cymbals byKoji Nonaka

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Peacedelic/Spinner Dolphins] Luminance Mix (Track-A): M-2 "Wave Dancer"

Written byWing Tsan Wong (Satowa Music)
Recorded and mixed at Garden Studio byHideki Ishii
Performed and produced byWing Tsan Wong

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Peacedelic/Spinner Dolphins] Garden Mix (Track-B): M-1 "Hototogisu"

Written and performed byHiroki Okano (Taken from the album "ENN" [Licensed by IC/DIGIT Music GmbH through Jade Music Co. Ltd.])

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Peacedelic/Spinner Dolphins] Garden Mix (Track-B): M-2 "Far Beyond the Earth"

Written byWing Tsan Wong (Satowa Music; taken from the album "Fragrance" / Nippon Columbia Co., Ltd.)
Composed and arranged byWing Tsan Wong (Columbia Music Publishing Co. Ltd.)

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Peacedelic/Spinner Dolphins] Bravo Mix (Track-A): M-1 "Vida Voa"

Written and performed bySeigen Ono (Live recorded at Montreux Jazz Festival, July 17, 1993 [All rights reserved by Studio Garage Inc.])

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Peacedelic/Spinner Dolphins] Bravo Mix (Track-A): M-2 "Ave Verum Corpus"

Written byGabriel Fauré
Arranged byMiharu Koshi
Recorded and mixed atThe Racoon Studio
Performed and produced byMiharu Koshi

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Peacedelic/Spinner Dolphins] Bravo Mix (Track-A): M-3 "Sea Shore"

Composed and arranged byWind Travelin' Band
Produced and directed byWind Travelin' Band [Taken from the album Wind Travelin' Band [AMA Records]]

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Peacedelic/Spinner Dolphins] Peace Blue Mix (Track-B): M-1 "Deauville Beach"

Written byWing Tsan Wong (Satowa Music; taken from the album "Fragrance" / Nippon Columbia Co., Ltd.)
Composed and arranged byWing Tsan Wong (Columbia Music Publishing Co. Ltd.)

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Peacedelic/Spinner Dolphins] Peace Blue Mix (Track-B): M-2 "Solarization"

Written byEiki Nonaka
Recorded and mixed at Garden Studio
Performed and produced byEiki Nonaka

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Peacedelic/Spinner Dolphins] Peace Blue Mix (Track-B): M-3 "Kasumi"

Written and performed byHiroki Okano, Kosei Yamamoto (Taken from the album "ENN" [Licensed by IC/DIGIT Music GmbH through Jade Music Co. Ltd.])

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Peacedelic/Spinner Dolphins] Peace Blue Mix (Track-B): M-4 "Sora (Song of the Wind)" #2

Written and performed byHiroki Okano (Taken from the album "ENN" [Licensed by IC/DIGIT Music GmbH through Jade Music Co. Ltd.])

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Ogasawara Islands] Track-A "Sora (Song of the Wind)" #3

Written and performed byHiroki Okano (Taken from the album "ENN" [Licensed by IC/DIGIT Music GmbH through Jade Music Co. Ltd.])

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Bob Talbot / Dolphin Movies] Bahamas: Track-A "Melon Brains Theme Music" #2

Written byHaruomi Hosono (Medium Inc.)
Recorded and mixed atThe Racoon Studio
Performed and produced byHaruomi Hosono

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Bob Talbot / Dolphin Movies] Bahamas: Track-B "Solarization"

Written byEiki Nonaka
Recorded and mixed at Garden Studio
Performed and produced byEiki Nonaka

Audio Production Staff - Sound Tracks for "Dolphin Odyssey" - [Bob Talbot / Dolphin Movies] New Zealand: Track-A "Falling" (Remix Version)

Written byGoh Hotoda, Dee Fredrix, Akio Akashi (Polystar Music Inc.)
Performed byGoh Hotoda, Philippe Saisse, Dee Fredrix, Nick Moroch
Recorded atGo Production Studio NYC, Valerian Studio NYC, Axis Studio NYC
Engineered byGoh Hotoda, Christian Wicht, Vaughn Merick
Mixed byGoh Hotoda
Produced byGoh Hotoda (for Go Production Associates Inc.)

New Zealand Crew

CameramanBob Talbot (Bob Talbot Productions)
DirectorBob Talbot (Bob Talbot Productions)
Assistant cameramanJohn Anderson
Expedition coordinatorCharles Peck

Ogasawara Crew

CameramanHiroyuki Nakano (Peacedelic Studio)
Underwater cameramanTadahiko Matsui (Japan Underwater Films Co., Ltd.)
1st. assistant cameramanKatsuhiko Takano (Japan Underwater Films Co., Ltd.)
2nd assistant cameramanKeiu Suzuki (Japan Underwater Films Co., Ltd.)
Video engineersHideyo Yamamoto (Japan Cable Televison Co., Ltd.), Katsushi Nakajima (Japan Cable Television Co., Ltd.), Kaoru Koike (Tower TV Co., Ltd.)
Audio engineersRyuji Munetomo (Sound Designers Union)
Location coordinatorTakako Iwatani (I.C.E.R.C. Japan)
Special thanksNobutoshi Kasai (Kaizin), Mr. Tojo

Other Crew

DirectorHiroyuki Nakano (Peacedelic Studio / Hawaii & Yokohama for Mr. J.C. Lilly and Dr. B. Smith), Moriya Sato (From Garage / Miami & Tokyo for Dr. D. Herzing, Dr. H. Dobbs, Dr. L. Watson and Mr. B. Talbot), Chiaki Konagai (Studio Garage / Santa Cruz & Vancouver for Dr. K. Norris and Dr. P. Spong)
Assistant directorNicola James (PMC Inc. / Miami for Dr. D. Herzing)
InterviewersEiki Nonaka (Studio Garage / Hawaii, Tokyo for Dr. J.C. Lilly and Dr. H. Dobbs), Mary Corbett (Cresner Inc. / Miami, Tokyo for Dr. D. Herzing, Dr. L. Watson and Mr. B. Talbot), Hiroyuki Nakano (Peacedelic Studio / Yokohama for Dr. B. Smith), Karina Fitz (Thomas Fitz Productions / Santa Cruz and Vancouver for Dr. K. Norris and P. Spong)
Location coordinatorNick Kato (Hawaii), Mary Corbett (Miami, Santa Cruz & Vancouver)
CameramanTom Fitz (Thomas Fitz Productions / Santa Cruz & Vancouver)
Special thanksCresner Inc., PMC Inc., Thomas Fitz Productions

Additional Dolphin Footage

OrcasBob Talbot (Bob Talbot Productions)
Atlantic spotted dolphinsTom Fitz (Thomas Fitz Productions)
"Jojo & Dean"Toshio Sakano (Circlet), George Monteiro
Special thanksDean Bernal, Circlet, Bob Talbot Productions

Additional Dolphin Photographs & Illustrations

Pilot whales & common dolphinsBob Talbot (Bob Talbot Productions)
Atlantic spotted dolphinsDenise Herzing (as Dr. Denise Herzing)
Finless porpoiseToba Aquarium
Other dolphinsToshio Kasuya (as Dr. Toshio Kasuya), Tomio Miyashita, Yuji Shimada (Far Seas Fisheries Research Laboratory), Orion Press, TRIM/PPS, Hideo Ishii, Amedeo Vergani, Paul Van Riel, Takanori Yamakawa, James Montgomery (MCMXC), PPS.Sekai Bunka Photo, World Photo Service, NHK Publishing

Editorial Staff

K's Inc. / "Legends"Yuka Kobayashi
Cresner Inc. / "Legends" & "Researchers"Eri Saika
"Q&A" & "Voice Navigation"Yoshiaki Nonaka

Scenario

Scenario conceptMary Corbett (Cresner Inc.)
Scenarist for "Melon Brains"Kentaro Moriya (Tv Man Union)
ScriptsJoel Webster

Narration

NarrationMorley Robertson, Lisle Wilkerson

Authoring Staff

Programming directionYoshikuni Ichikawa, Hiroshi Ueki
ROM programmingNoritoshi Ichikawa
ProgrammingTakayuki Ichikawa, Yoshitaka Hongo
Authoring directorMao Kawaguchi

Package Design

Art directionHajime Tachibana
Cover artNick Phillip

(Other)

Project organizationDentsu Inc
Executive producerKimihiko Sugano (Pioneer Electronic Corp.), Kaoru Hayashi (Studio Garage)
Associate executive producerMoriya Sato (From Garage)
Chief multimedia producerEiki Nonaka (Studio Garage)
Multimedia producerHiroyuki Nakano (Peacedelic Studio)
Co‑producerMary Corbett (Cresner Inc.)
Digital media supervisorHirofumi Ito (Magic Box)
Original concept of "Melon Brains"Eiki Nonaka (Studio Garage)
Title concept for "Dolphin Odyssey"Mary Corbett (Cresner Inc.)
Technical advisor (Melon Brains)Toshio Kasuya (Far Seas Fisheries Research Laboratory; as Dr. Toshio Kasuya)
Associate producerYasuyuki Rokuyata (Studio Garage)
Production directorYoji Nagumo (Creative Garage), Jeremy Hayse
International liaison & marketing directorChiaki Konagai (Studio Garage)
Production accountantKazuhiro Sakaguchi (Studio Garage)
Visual studioStudio 629 - Todoroki Tokyo Japan -, Garden Studio - Jiyugaoka Tokyo Japan -

Special Thanks

Special thanksTakako Iwatani, Teruo Kataoka (as Dr. Teruo Kataoka), Hiroshi Maeda (Toba Aquarium), Yoichiro Hata (Q-TEC), Katsutoshi Ueki (Southern Cross), Joichi Ito, Naohiko Iwai, Ryuichi Mori, Yukio Morisaki, Yoichi Kitamura, Barbara Clarke-Lilly, Eiko & Yoshio Kodama, Tazuko & Sojin, Our brothers and sisters, Our family, , Suchi Psarakos (& her dolphins at Sea Life Park/Hawaii)

(Dedication)

(Dedication)This software is dedicated to all cetaceans on this planet

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.

Lisle Wilkerson, 25 other games
Philippe Saisse, 11 other games
Kimihiko Sugano, 8 other games
Tatsuhiko Sugimoto, 8 other games
Goh Hotoda, 7 other games
Gento Matsumoto, 4 other games
Tomonori Furusako, 3 other games
Ryuichi Mori, 3 other games
Kitune Akimoto, 3 other games
Hideyo Yamamoto, 3 other games
Haruomi Hosono, 3 other games

Collaborations

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

3D Museum, a group of 46 people
Goku, a group of 27 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Ms. Tea (24119)