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Quake II Credits

43 people (40 developers, 3 thanks)

ID Software

ProgrammingJohn Carmack, John Cash, Brian Hook
ArtAdrian Carmack, Kevin Cloud, Paul Steed
Level DesignTim Willits, American McGee, Christian Antkow, Jennell Jaquays, Brandon James
BusinessTodd Hollenshead, Barrett Alexander, Donna Jackson

Cinematic Sequences

Ending Cinematics byBlur Studio - Venice/California
Environment models for Introduction Cinematic byKarl Dolgener
Assistance with environment design byCliff Iwai

Sound Effects and Music

Sound Design bySoundelux Media Labs
Music Composed and Produced bySoundelux Media Labs
Music Composer (additional music)Bill Brown
Level Music bySonic Mayhem
Quake II Theme SongRob Zombie
ClimbJeremiah Sypult
Voice of computers byCarly Staehlin-Taylor


ProducerMarty Stratton
Marketing Product ManagerHenk Hartong
QA Project LeadsTim Vanlaw, John Tam, Douglas Jacobs
Quality Assurance TestersSteve Rosenthal, Michael Spann, Winnie Lee, Steven Elwell, Derek Johnstone, Igor Krinitskiy, Ian Stevens, David Baker, Chad Bordwell, John Santamaria
Manual Written byMarc Saltzman
ThanksMitch Lasky, Sandi Isaacs, Michael Rivera


Manual DesignJACKHAMMER - Dallas/TX

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.

Tim Vanlaw, 225 other games
John Carmack, 106 other games
Steve Rosenthal, 96 other games
Michael Rivera, 72 other games
David Baker, 68 other games
Igor Krinitskiy, 67 other games
Adrian Carmack, 59 other games
Kevin Cloud, 55 other games
Douglas Jacobs, 55 other games
Mitch Lasky, 53 other games
Sandi Isaacs, 51 other games
Bill Brown, 48 other games
Tim Willits, 40 other games
Marty Stratton, 40 other games
Donna Jackson, 37 other games
Paul Steed, 36 other games
American McGee, 36 other games
John Cash, 31 other games
Todd Hollenshead, 30 other games
Ian Stevens, 29 other games
Chad Bordwell, 29 other games
Steven Elwell, 25 other games
Brandon James, 24 other games
Christian Antkow, 23 other games
Jennell Jaquays, 22 other games


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

Quake II Mission Pack: The Reckoning, a group of 25 people
Quake II Mission Pack: Ground Zero, a group of 24 people
Quake III: Arena, a group of 19 people
Hexen II, a group of 19 people
Kingpin: Life of Crime, a group of 18 people
Quake Mission Pack No. 2: Dissolution of Eternity, a group of 17 people
Quake Mission Pack No. I: Scourge of Armagon, a group of 16 people
Quake III: Team Arena, a group of 14 people
DOOM, a group of 13 people
Quake, a group of 13 people
Quake III: Arena (Elite Edition), a group of 12 people
Commander Keen, a group of 12 people
DOOM II, a group of 11 people
SiN, a group of 11 people
Quake Arena Arcade, a group of 11 people
Heretic II, a group of 11 people
Quake II, a group of 10 people
Wolfenstein 3D, a group of 10 people
Hexen II: Mission Pack - Portal of Praevus, a group of 9 people
DOOM³, a group of 9 people
Quake: The Offering, a group of 9 people
Quake III: Revolution, a group of 9 people
DOOM³: Resurrection of Evil, a group of 9 people
Battlezone: Combat Commander, a group of 8 people
DOOM³, a group of 8 people

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