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Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth Credits

Firaxis Games - Design Team

Original Creator of CivilizationSid Meier
Designed ByDavid McDonough, Will Miller
Additional Design and GameplayEd Beach, Orion Burcham, Anton Strenger

Firaxis Games - Production Team

Senior ProducerDennis Shirk
Lead ProducerLena Brenk
Associate ProducerSteffen Drees
WritersRex Martin, Peter Murray, Walt Williams, Scott Wittbecker
Additional WritingSarah Lynn, Dominic Mancuso, Beth Petrovich

Firaxis Games - Programming Team

Programming LeadDon Wuenschell
Gamecore LeadBrian Whooley
Graphics LeadJohn Kloetzli
Multiplayer LeadBradley Olson
UI ProgrammerTronster Hartley (credited as Tronster)
Systems ProgrammersKen Grey, Greg Osefo, Marek Vojtko
Graphics ProgrammersJoshua Barczak, Kiran Sudhakara
Modding ProgrammerShaun Seckman
Tools ProgrammerShaun Seckman
Additional ProgrammingBrian Feldges, Theodore Maselko, Bob Thomas

Firaxis Games - Art Team

Art LeadMichael R. Bates
Lead AnimatorAlex Kim
Character LeadDavid Jones
Unit LeadJohn FitzGerald
Interface LeadWhitney Bell
Effects LeadTodd Bilger
Lead Terrain ArtistJason Johnson
ArtistsAaron Andersen, Hector Antunez, Jerome J. Atherholt, Michael E. Bazzell, Kelsey Berkley, Todd Bergantz, Brian Busatti, Clark Coots, Gregory A. Cunningham, Taylor Fischer, Arthur Gould, Sang Han, Stephen Jameson, Matt Kean, Mika Lam, Arne Schmidt, Rob Sugama, Michael Tassie
Additional ArtSilvio Aebischer, Eric Chiang, Erik Ehoff, EXIS, Jeffrey Paulsrud, Jason Slavin, Jack Snyder

Firaxis Games - Audio Team

Audio LeadGriffin Cohen
Sound DesignersGriffin Cohen, Dan Price
MusicGeoff Knorr
Ambient MusicGriffin Cohen
Additional MusicMichael Curran, Grant Kirkhope
Audio ProgrammerDon Wuenschell
Music Mixing and Mastering EngineerGeoff Knorr

Voice Over Recording

Wave Generation, IncJose Aguirre
Lime StudiosTom Paolantonio
Suzanne Marjorie FieldingVictoria Sanchez
ÉlodieVirginie Chase
Daoming SochuaYamin Zhang
Kavitha ThakurKaljani Iyer
Vadim Petrovic KozlovMateusz Pawluczuk
Samatar Jama BarreAhmed Abdi
HutamaParanee Damodaran
Rejinaldo Leonardo Pedro Bolivar de Alancar-AraripeClayton Arruda Nogueira
Narrator (English)Fryda Wolff
ADVISR (English)James Horan
Narrator (French)Céline Mélloul
ADVISR (French)Boris De Mourzitch
Narrator (German)Nora Jakhosha
ADVISR (German)Oliver Schmitz
Narrator (Italian)Jolanda Granato
ADVISR (Italian)Paolo Sesana
Narrator (Polish)Dominika Sell
ADVISR (Polish)Radoslaw Poplonikowski
Narrator (Russian)Victoria Zolina
ADVISR (Russian)Roman Sopko
Narrator (Spanish)Laura Pastor
ADVISR (Spanish)Antonio Abenójar

Firaxis Games - Quality Assurance Team

QA SupervisorSarah Lynn
QA LeadCarlton Harrison
TestersAlbert Briggs, Peter Califano, Daron Carlock, Carson Hogue, Sean Horning, Jennifer Kraft, Santiago Loane, Dominic Mancuso, Terrence Myers, Kelsey Orem, Beth Petrovich, Thomas Schneider, Corey Staub, Reed Thayer

Firaxis Games - Frankenstein Test Group

Frankenstein Test GroupBob Thomas, Sam Barnett-Cormack (SamBC), Adam Partridge (Pouakai), Onno Zaal (donald23), Frithjof Nikolai Wilborn, MadDjinn , Anthony Seekatz (Ztaesek), Pfefersack, Gloria Carson (Nolan), Steve Warner (WarningU2), Camikaze , Joel Myers (colonelmustard), Daniel Quick (DanQ)

Firaxis Games - Opening Cinematic

Opening Cinematic ScriptWill Miller

Cinematic Production Services - Waterproof Studios

Creative DirectorIan Fenton
Chief Technology Officer/Chief Science OfficerMartin Kumor
Chief Financial OfficerAlbert Lim
Director of Business DevelopmentCarl Whiteside
Production ManagerTrevor Wyatt
Production CoordinatorAnat Rabkin
EditorMatthew Holdenried
CG SupervisorAaron Zacher
Pre‑Visualisation ArtistJade McGilvray
Lead Character ModelerMax Wahyudi
ModelersManuel Armonio, Bo Yeon Kwon, Reymund Reyes, Richard Trska
Environment ModelerChris Yoo
Senior AnimatorBlake Piebenga
AnimatorSachin Mathew
Rigging/Facial Capture ArtistJonathon Kouros
Simulation TDJade McGilvray
Lighting Lead ArtistMax Wahyudi
Matt PaintingTyler West Studio Inc
Motion Design ArtistsRobyn Haddow, John Mayhew, Kyle Richtsfeld
FX LeadKevin McKibbon
FX ArtistMike Hsu
Compositing LeadWinston Fan
ColoristMartin Kumor
Motion Capture Director of PhotographyMike Mckinlay
Motion Capture Lead TDPaul Cech
Motion Capture ServicesThe Capture Lab
Motion Capture Performance ActorsNickolas Baric, Soumi Bose, Sachin Mathew, Blake Piebenga, Lianna Scrimger, Melissa Shim, Kelly Starke, Alex Ushijima, Robert Yau
DogIndy

Firaxis Management

CEO/PresidentSteve Martin
Creative DirectorSid Meier
Studio Art DirectorArne Schmidt
Director of Software DevelopmentSteven E. Meyer
Director of Gameplay DevelopmentBarry Caudill
Executive ProducerKelley Gilmore
Director of MarketingLindsey Riehl
Marketing AssociatePeter Murray
Community ManagerKevin Schultz
Human Resources DirectorShawn Kohn
Office ManagerDonna Milesky
IT TechnicianMatt Baros
Special ProjectsSusan Meier
AMD SupportLayla Mah, Robert Martin, Joshua Salem
nVidia SupportNathan Hoobler, Chad Vivoli
Intel SupportJeff Laflam
Valve SupportJason Ruymen, Peter Wycoff, Justin Yorke
VFX Powered byFork Particle
Special ThanksJoanne Miller
Production BabiesGwendolyn Bergantz, Owen Feldges, Cecilia Aisling Knorr, Peter McDonough, Eleanor June Olson

2K Publishing

PresidentChristoph Hartmann
C.O.O.David Ismailer

2K Product Development

VP Product DevelopmentJohn Chowanec
Director of Product DevelopmentMelissa Miller
Senior ProducerV. Garrett Bittner
Associate ProducerJoshua Morton
Production AssistantsDoug MacLeod, Clay Norman
Digital Release CoordinatorTom Drake
Digital Release AssistantMyles Murphy

2K Creative Development

VP Creative DevelopmentJosh Atkins
Art DirectorRobert Clarke
Senior WriterWalt Williams
Director of Creative ProductionJack Scalici
Director of Research and PlanningMike Salmon
Sr Market ResearcherDavid Rees
Manager of Creative ProductionJosh Orellana
Creative Production CoordinatorKaitlin Bleier
Creative Production AssistantsWilliam Gale, Megan Rohr
User Testing CoordinatorJordan Limor
User Testing AssisstantJonathan Bonillas

2K Marketing Team

SVP MarketingSarah Anderson
VP MarketingMatt Gorman
VP International MarketingMatthias Wehner
Sr Brand ManagerMatt Knoles
Director of Public Relations, North AmericaRyan Jones
PR ManagerBrian Roundy, Jessica Lewinstein
Sr Director, Marketing ProductionJackie Truong
Associate Marketing Production ManagerHam Nguyen
Marketing Production AssistantNelson Chao
Marketing Assets CoordinatorJeneane Wagner
Video Production ManagerKenny Crosbie
Video EditorJeff Spoonhower, Michael Regelean
Associate Video EditorDoug Tyler, Nick Pylvanainen
Art Director, Marketing Event & Trade ShowsLesley Zinn Abarcar
Sr Graphic DesignerChristopher Maas
Sr Web DirectorGabriel Abarcar
Web DesignerKeith Echevarria
Web DeveloperAlex Beuscher
Director of Community and Customer Care ServiceStephen Reid
Senior Community and Content EditorDarren Gladstone
Community and Social Media ManagerJohn Imah
Sr Customer Service ManagerIma Somers
Customer Service ManagerDavid Eggers
Community and Social Media CoordinatorMarion Dreo
Director of Partnership & LicensingRichelle Ragsdell
Sr Manager of Partnership & LicensingJessica Hopp
Marketing Manager, Partner RelationsDawn Earp
Digital Marketing CoordinatorAshley Landry
Marketing AssistantKenya Sancristobal, Jessica Perez
Channel Marketing ManagerAnna Nguyen
Associate Channel Marketing ManagerMarc McCurdy

2K Operations

VP Studio OperationsKate Kellogg
VP LegalPeter Welch
VP Business DevelopmentSteve Lux
Director of OperationsDorian Rehfield
Licensing/Operations SpecialistXenia Mul
Operations Manager, Core TechBen Kvalo
Operations CoordinatorPeter Driscoll

2K Core Tech

VP TechnologyNaty Hoffman
Director of TechnologySimon P. Golding
Online ArchitectLouis Ewens
Software EngineerJack Liu

My2K Team

Sr ArchitectDavid R. Sullivan
Jr Technical ProducerNick Silva
Sr Software EngineerAlberto Covarrubias, Fraser Hutchinson, Adam Lupinacci, Dale Russell, Sky Schulz
Software EngineerScott Barrett, Marc Fletcher, Kai Xu

2K Quality Assurance

VP of Quality AssuranceAlexander Plachowski
Quality Assurance Test Manager (Project)David Arnspiger
Quality Assurance Test Manager (Support Team)Alexis Ladd
Submission Lead TesterNathan Bell
Submission Senior TestersRuben Gonzalez, Christine Adams
Lead Tester (Projects)Dustin Carey
Senior Tester (Projects)Steve Yun
Lead Tester (Online)Josh Lagerson
Senior Tester (Online)Alex Coffin
Lead Tester (General Test)Corey Lay
PC Compatibility Senior TesterMichael Sobyak
Quality Assurance TestersJames Hagen, Luke Hills, Jacob Proctor, Cesar Jack Saghbazarian, Obadiah Luna, Jonathan Villariasa, Robb Bryant, Erick Rogers, Andrew Romine, Joshua Vance, Summer Breeze, Gabriela-Diane Ronquillo, Josh Nogra, Ryan Begnaud, Joshua Brown-Sage, Amanda Bassett, Chelsea Habighorst, Paul Rydberg, Kurt Servito, David Benedict, Ana J. Garza, Raquel Treichel, Ian Olimberio
Online TestersPele Henderson, Jan Flugum, Greg Jefferson, Christopher Johnson, Jason Maidman, Nicole Millette, Kristine Romine, Jonathan Williams, Anthony Zaragoza, Jennifer Kosh, Raechel Pedroza, Max Rohrer
PC Compatibility TestersTravis Allen, Brian Reiss

2K International

General ManagerNeil Ralley
International Marketing DirectorSian Evans
Senior International Product ManagerDavid Halse
Senior Director PR, InternationalMarkus Wilding
International PR ManagerMegan Rex
International Social Marketing TeamIbrahim Bhatti, Mitko Lambov

2K International Product Development

International ProducerSajjad Majid
Localisation ManagerNathalie Mathews
Assistant Localisation ManagerArsenio Formoso
External Localisation TeamsAround the Word, Effective Media GmbH, Synthesis Iberia, Synthesis International srl, QLOC S.A.
Localisation tools and supportXLOC Inc
Localised audio productionLiquid Violet

2K International Quality Assurance

Localisation QA ManagerJosé Miñana
Mastering EngineerWayne Boyce
Mastering TechnicianAlan Vincent
Localisation QA Senior LeadÓscar Pereira
Localisation QA Project LeadElmar Schubert
Localisation QA LeadsFabrizio Mariani, Florian Genthon, Karim Cherif
Senior Localisation QA TechniciansAlba Loureiro, Christopher Funke, Cristina La Mura, Enrico Sette, Harald Raschen, Jose Olivares
Localisation QA TechniciansAlessandro Testa, David Swan, Denis Stankus, Etienne Dumont, Gabriel Uriarte, Iris Loison, Javier Vidal Fimia, Jihye Kim, Johanna Cohen, Luca Magni, Manuel Aguayo, Martin Schücker, Mélissa Bordonado, Namer Merli, Norma Hernandez, Olivier Miller, Pablo Menéndez, Pierre Tissot, Roberto Zangaro, Roland Habersack, Rüdiger Kolb, Seon Hee C. Anderson, Sergio Accettura, Shawn Williams-Brown, Stefan Rossi, Timur Khorev
Design TeamJames Crocker, Tom Baker
2K International TeamAgnès Rosique, Alan Moore, Ben Lawrence, Ben Seccombe, Bernardo Hermoso, Carlo Volz, Catherine Vandier, Chris Jennings, Dan Cooke, Diana Freitag, Diana Tan, Dominique Connolly, Erica Denning, Jan Sturm, Jean-Paul Hardy, Jesús Sotillo, Lieke Mandemakers, Matt Roche, Nadège Loriot, Natalie Gausden, Olivier Troit, Richie Churchill, Rohan Ishwarlal, Sandra Melero, Simon Turner, Stefan Eder, Tracy Chua
Take‑Two International OperationsAnthony Dodd, Martin Alway, Rickin Martin, Nisha Verma, Phil Anderton, Robert Willis, Denisa Polcerova

2K Asia

Asia Marketing ManagerDiana Tan
Asia Product ManagerChris Jennings
Sr Regional Brand ManagerTracy Chua
Product ExecutiveRohan Ishwarlal
Japan Marketing ManagerHide Shimizu
Localization ManagerYosuke Yano
Localization AssistantYasutaka Arita
Take‑Two Asia OperationsEileen Chong, Veronica Khuan, Chermine Tan, Takako Davis
Take-Two Asia Business DevelopmentErik Ford, Syn Chua, Ellen Hsu, Fumiko Okura, Hidekatsu Tani, Henry Park, Fred Johnson, Julius Chen, Ken Tilakaratna, Albert Hoolsema

2K Chinal Localization Quality Assurance

QA DirectorZhang Xi Kun
QA SupervisorsSteve Manners, Shen Wei
Localization QA Project LeadsHuang Cheng, Shao Bang Zhu
Localization QA LeadLi Sheng Qiang
Localization Senior QA TestersChu Jin Dan, Zhu Jian
Localization QA TestersLuo Tao, Ning Xu, Liu Ya Qin, Tang Shu, Bai Xue, Wei Xin, Kan Liang, Wu Heng, Qin Qi, Yu Lei, Yan Yan, Wang Yi Min, Zhou Qin Yu, Sun Fu Dong, Mao Ling Jie
IT EngineersZhao Hong Wei, Hu Xiang

Original Score Recording

Original Score RecordingFILMHarmonic Orchestra of Prague, Kühn Mixed Choir
ConductorAndy Brick
Choirmaster and choir conductorMarek Vorliček
Cello SoloistMiloš Jahoda
ConcertmasterRita Čepurčenko
OrchestratorGeoff Knorr
Orchestra ContractorPetr Pýcha
Orchestra Recording EngineerOldřich Slezák
Choir Recording EngineerJan Holzner
Orchestra Assistant EngineerCenda Kotzmann
Orchestra LibrarianTomáš Kirschner
Score Mixing and Mastering EngineerGeoff Knorr

Special Thanks

Special ThanksStrauss Zelnick, Karl Slatoff, Lainie Goldstein, Seth Krauss, Jordan Katz, David Cox, Take‑Two Sales Team, Take-Two Digital Sales Team, Take-Two Channel Marketing Team, Siobhan Boes, Hank Diamond, Alan Lewis, Daniel Einzig, Christopher Fiumano, Pedram Rahbari, Jennifer Kolbe, 2K IS Team, Greg Gibson, Take‑Two Legal Team, Jonathan Washburn, David Boutry, Kelley Miller, Jenny Tam, Barry Charleton, Juan Chavez, Rajesh Joseph, Gaurav Singh, Gail Hamrick, Tony MacNeill, Christina Vu, Sotika Nou, Christine Bigelow, Brooke Grabrian, Katie Nelson, Chris Burton, Aly Fidiam-Smith, Betsy Ross, Oliver Hall, Justin Sousa, Ariel Owens-Barham, Jeffrey Holton, Keith Hillmer, Renee Doerre, BOND, Access Communications, MODCo Media, Gwendoline Oliviero, Mike Moderski

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.

Jennifer Kolbe, 173 other games
Daniel Einzig, 163 other games
Christoph Hartmann, 152 other games
James Crocker, 144 other games
Matthias Wehner, 144 other games
Lesley Zinn Abarcar, 142 other games
Jack Scalici, 138 other games
Dorian Rehfield, 135 other games
Markus Wilding, 135 other games
David Arnspiger, 130 other games
Matt Gorman, 114 other games
Wayne Boyce, 112 other games
Sarah Anderson, 112 other games
Alexander Plachowski, 111 other games
Anthony Dodd, 109 other games
Tom Baker, 108 other games
David Ismailer, 107 other games
James Horan, 103 other games
Xenia Mul, 97 other games
Neil Ralley, 94 other games
Sajjad Majid, 88 other games
Sid Meier, 88 other games
Ben Seccombe, 88 other games
Alexis Ladd, 87 other games
Jan Sturm, 84 other games

Collaborations

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

Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth - Rising Tide, a group of 313 people
Sid Meier's Starships, a group of 250 people
Sid Meier's Civilization VI, a group of 249 people
Evolve, a group of 240 people
XCOM 2, a group of 239 people
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel!, a group of 215 people
Sid Meier's Civilization: Revolution 2, a group of 208 people
WWE 2K15, a group of 206 people
Sid Meier's Civilization V: Brave New World, a group of 204 people
XCOM 2: War of the Chosen, a group of 203 people
Evolve: Hunter's Quest, a group of 201 people
NBA 2K15, a group of 193 people
Battleborn, a group of 186 people
NBA 2K16, a group of 184 people
BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea - Episode Two, a group of 181 people
Mafia III, a group of 179 people
BioShock 2: Remastered, a group of 178 people
WWE 2K16, a group of 172 people
BioShock: Remastered, a group of 170 people
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified, a group of 167 people
Sid Meier's Ace Patrol, a group of 164 people
Sid Meier's Ace Patrol: Pacific Skies, a group of 158 people
NBA 2K14, a group of 157 people
XCOM: Enemy Unknown, a group of 156 people
NBA 2K17, a group of 154 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Sam Barnett-Cormack (939)