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INTRODUCTION . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Press up against a wall. . . . . . . . . 12
INSTALLATION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Poles and Wires . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Doors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
MAIN MENU . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
Windows. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Single-player . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
Pick up/Leave Objects. . . . . . . . . . 14
Multiplayer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Pick up boxes. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Explosive Barrels. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Credits . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Exit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 THE INTERFACE . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
IN-GAME MENU . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 MAIN CONTROL INTERFACE . . . . . 16
THE ENVIRONMENT . . . . . . . . . . . 9 BACKPACK . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Views . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Exit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Multiple Views . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Exchange . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Zoom In - Zoom Out . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Use . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Locate the enemy TACTICAL INTERFACE . . . . . . . . . 18
and places of interest. . . . . . . . . . 10 Map. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Locate interesting objects . . . . . . . 10 Enemy View . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
The cursor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Tracking camera. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
MOVEMENT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Campaign help . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
Walking and running . . . . . . . . . . . 11 THE ALLIED SOLDIERS. . . . . . . . . 19
Climbing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 THE NAZI ARMY . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
Ladders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 SELECTING CHARACTERS . . . . . . . 22
Squeeze through gaps. . . . . . . . . . 12 Individual Selection . . . . . . . . . . . 22
Hiding Places . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Multiple Selection. . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
Keys. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Creating Groups. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
Swimming. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

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Hello Officer my name is Colonel Montague Smith. If this is your first action behind
enemy lines with the Commandos team, welcome. If you have fought with us before
then it’s good to have you back with us.
As you may or may not know the Nazi army has grown in strength and threatens the
free world. You and you alone must mastermind the Commandos team’s incursions
deep within enemy territory to thwart Hitler’s plans and fend off his vile army.

Now listen carefully, this is the technical bit. If the autorun CD option is enabled on
your computer, the automatic installation will begin when you insert disk number 1 of
Commandos 3 into the CD-ROM drive. Otherwise, browse in the root directory of your
CD unit and run the file Setup.exe.
Once running, follow the instructions on-screen to install the game.
During the installation process, you’ll be asked if you wish to install GameSpy (for
multiplayer games through the Internet). Answer YES to install GameSpy onto your
computer and follow the onscreen instructions.
I have no idea what any of that means but the clever boys down at Intelligence inform
me that it is extremely important.

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Before you get stuck into the enemy you
will have to choose how you wish to
engage. You can move through the game
menus using the mouse or the cursor
arrow keys. The option highlighted can be
selected by pressing Enter or by clicking
with the left mouse button. Understood?
Select a player profile and a campaign to begin play.
Each new player will have to start campaigns from the beginning.
Load Game
Select the game that you want to load from the list of saved games. There is a screen
capture to help you remember where you were.
Quick Load
Load the last mission that you saved in
quick mode.
Select Campaign
There are three campaigns to choose from:
Stalingrad, Central Europe, and Normandy.
You can access any one of these from the
start of the game.
Basic instruction on how to use your commandos team.
Selected Game Profile
Indicates the profile that you are currently playing with. The profile is where
configuration data and in-game progress are stored.
Create New Game Profile
The first time you play, you can create a Player Profile and assign
it a name. This is where game options and campaign progress
will be saved.
You can have an indefinite number of profiles as long as
you have space on your hard drive to store them.
You will start the game from the very beginning every
time you create a new profile.

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Load Game Profile

This allows you to select and access data in an existing game profile.
Delete Game Profile
Allows you to delete a game profile.

This allows you to select an existing
game profile.

Game type
There are three types of games:
• Commandos vs. Commandos vs. Nazis
• Commandos + Allies vs. Commandos + Allies
• Allies vs. Allies
Game mode
• Deathmatch - The last team alive wins.
• Collect the Flag - The team that has the most flags when the game timer
runs out wins.
No. of players
Depending on the number of teams, 2 to 12 players can play.
No. of teams
There can be between two and four teams.
If there is more than one player per team, the game will automatically be
divided into two teams.
If there are more than two teams, there can only be one player
per team.

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Victory Conditions
• Time - The person creating the game can choose the maximum length of the game.
Once the time limit is reached, the one with the most points wins.
The game will also end when only one of the teams is left alive.
• Points - The person creating the game can select the number of points that must
be reached to end the game.
The game will also end when only one of the teams is left alive.
• Flags - The person creating the game can also select to end the game using flags.
The person with the most flags wins the game.
Map selection
There are different sized maps - keep this in mind when creating multi-player games
because it has a direct effect on gameplay.
Select the team that you want to play in and the commandos that you are going to
have under your command.
Once you have selected all of the parameters, you have to wait for the rest of the
players to connect and confirm that they are ready to start the game.


Select a game from those created at that time.
Select the team that you want to play in and the commandos that you are going to
have under your command.
Once the game has been selected and you have joined a team, confirm that you are
ready so that the person who created the game can launch.

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Master Volume
Changes the overall volume level.
Music Volume
Changes the volume of the music.
SFX Volume
Changes the volume of the game’s
special effects.

Character Volume
Changes the volume of the human voices during the game.
Music on/off
Allows you to select whether or not you would like to listen to the game music during
the missions.
Graphic Quality
Allows you to select the graphic quality for the game in order to adapt the game to
match your machine ability. The type of game will not change, just its appearance
Low Quality - Recommended for medium-level computers.
High Quality - Recommended for high-level computers.
Here you will find all of the jolly hard-working types who have brought Commandos 3
to you.
Allows you to exit the game. Although I can’t see why you would.
There’s evil in here and you have to stop them. Get back to your

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During each incursion, you can access the
menu by pressing the Esc key. The game
will pause while you are in this menu.
You can move through the game menus
using the mouse or the cursor arrow keys.
The option highlighted can be selected by
pressing Enter or by double-clicking with
the left mouse button. If you click the right
mouse button or push the Esc key, you will
return to the previous menu. It’s quite simple really!
Exit the Game
Exits the game without saving changes. Make sure you save, it really is important.
Load Game
Select the game that you want to load from the list of saved games. There is a screen
capture to help you remember where you were.
Save Game
Saves the game in progress to be loaded later, the current screen is captured to help
you remember where you were at a later time.
Starts the mission from the beginning.
Quick Load
Quick load the last Quick saved game.
You can also press the F11 key from within the level to directly load the quick-saved
game without going into the menu.
Quick save
Quick save your current position.
You can also press the F9 key during the game to avoid going
into the menu.
There is only one quick save, so each time you save, you will lose
the previous situation. If you would like to save a game
situation indefinitely, use the save game option from the menu
and you will be able to restore the game whenever you wish.
Allows you to configure the sound and video options.
A more detailed explanation is given in the
OPTIONS section of the main menu.

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You are able to assess your
exterior circumstances from four
different angles.
To scroll around each of the
exteriors, move the cursor to the
edge of the screen and you will
scroll to the boundary. You can
also use the arrow keys on the
keyboard. Keep the Shift key
pressed while using either the mouse or the keys to scroll quickly.
If you press Alt while moving the mouse, the screen will move around the cursor. This
is very useful so that you can see your men around you and not lose sight of them.

To rotate the view to the right, press the Alt key while clicking the right mouse button
or pressing the right arrow on the keyboard. To turn the view to the left, press the Alt
key while clicking the left mouse button or pressing the left arrow on the keyboard.
You can also use the wheel on your mouse to rotate the camera

In indoor scenes, the camera turns in the same way as with exterior scenes, but the
rotation is free and you can see the scene from any angle you want by keeping the
Alt key pressed and moving the mouse from left to right.

You can also divide the main
screen into several windows
using the F2 function key.
You can open up to three
different views by repeatedly
pressing the F2 key.

The active view will be outlined in red and you can

change from one to the other by clicking with the left
mouse button on the view that you want.

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Each window is completely independent and you can zoom, use the tracking camera,
and control your men in each one.


You can zoom both indoor and exterior environments.

Press the "+" key to see the details of the map up close. Press the "-" key if you
would like a general view of the area.
To return to normal game scale, press the "*" key on the number keypad.
Press the F5 key to see the location of all of the Nazi’s on the screen.
When you go inside or outside, you will momentarily be able to see all of the Nazi’s on
the screen.
Press and hold the F7 key to see the objects of interest on the map.
Move through the scene by moving the cursor to the boundaries.
You can perform actions by clicking the left mouse button and cancel them by
clicking the right mouse button outside the interface.
The cursor is environment-sensitive; you will see this if you move the cursor around
the environment. It will change to show you what objects and items
can be interacted with and what actions can be performed.

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To move the currently selected soldiers, click the left mouse button once on the place
that you want to go to and the soldier will walk there.
If you want the soldier to run to the spot, double-click the left mouse button on the
destination point; you will get there faster but will make more noise and you may give
your position away to the enemy.
Your men will always take the shortest route. This route will be shortened further if
you order your man to run to that location as he will jump over obstacles if possible.
The Thief can scale walls. Click on the
wall to climb.
On some walls you can move laterally
and peer into windows to then move
You cannot shoot while hanging onto
a wall.
When you exit through a high window
with the Thief or Green Beret, you will
hang directly from the face of the wall
or the wires that run to the window.
All of your soldiers can use ladders.
Left-click a ladder to use it.
You can stop your ascent by right-clicking and you can resume your climb by
pressing the left mouse button again.
You cannot defend yourself while climbing a ladder.

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All of your commandos can crawl through small holes in the scenery when
lying down.
Left-click on the hole you would like to crawl through.
The Thief can hide if required.
Left-click on the hiding place to use.
To exit, click either mouse button.
Use the F7 key to display places on the map where you can hide.
All of your team can use Security keys.
Some doors are locked and must be opened with a key.
You will be able to open these doors if you have the corresponding key.
All of your men can swim.
To dive into the water, left-click on it. If you want to slip into the water without
making noise, make sure your commando is lying on the ground before clicking on
the water.
Once in the water, click once to swim without making noise, and double click to swim
faster. This will make more noise.
To get out of the water, left-click on the bank and you will pull yourself out. If you
double-click, your commando will stand up after getting out of the water and will run
to the specified location.
Blend into walls to help avoid being seen.
All of your men can press up against walls.
If you left-click on the bottom of a
wall, your commando will press up
against it and will only be
visible to enemies at
close range, even if
he is not wearing
a Nazi uniform.

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By clicking on the bottom of the wall to the left or right of your commando, you can
move while against a wall, maintaining your cover.
To move away from the wall, press the left mouse button on the desired location.
You can climb to the top of poles to
use the wires with the Green Beret or
Thief. Alternatively you can shoot from
the top of the pole with the Sniper.
Climb a pole by clicking on it with the
mouse. Once at the top, move to the
left or right by clicking on the wire in
the direction you would like to move in.
To stop, press the right mouse button.
To drop to the ground, press the right
mouse button when stationary. If you
fall from a great height, your commando
may be injured.
If no one sees you climb onto a wire,
you will go unseen by the Nazis while
you are hanging from it.
To shoot using the Sniper, once you have
climbed the pole, take out your rifle and
fire using the left mouse button. To
climb down, click the right mouse button
to put your gun away and left click at
the base of the pole.

All of your men can use doors if they are open.
Left-click on a door to open or close it.
You can hide behind open doors.
Some doors are locked.

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The Thief may be able to use his Lockpicks to open them, alternatively you could find
the keys and unlock them.
You could of course use the Green Beret’s brute strength to break them down or as a
last resort just use a
bomb and blow them up.
You can also look through doors to see what is on the other side by selecting the
examine icon or pressing (Z) and clicking on the door.
You can also throw objects through doorways.
All of the commandos can look
through windows that are at ground
level. The Thief is the only one who
can climb through them.
You can look through windows to see
what is on the other side by selecting
the examine icon or pressing (Z) and
clicking on the window.
If you look inside, you will see the
interior of the room or building in a
window in the upper right corner of
the screen.
If you are looking through a window with the Thief, you can also climb through the
window by clicking the left mouse button.
You can climb out of a room through the window with the Green Beret or Thief.
Left-click on a window to jump out. You can throw objects through windows.
All of your commandos can pick up and leave objects in the environment.
Click on the object you want to pick up to add it to your inventory.
The Green Beret can move large objects like boxes or barrels. To do this, left-click on
the object that you would like to move and then left-click on the place where you
would like to move it to. Once there, right-click to leave the object on the floor. You
cannot run while carrying a box or barrel.

All of your commandos can pick up dead or gagged soldiers

and move them using the same method, but cannot run while
carrying soldiers on their backs.
If you want to get rid of an object in your inventory, left-
click on your backpack, select the object, and drag it out
of the pack, and left-click outside the inventory to leave
it on the floor.
There is no icon in the interface for this action.

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These may contain weapons, ammunition,
medical kits, or different objects.
The Green Beret can pick them up and
move them to a different location.
If you shoot a box containing explosives,
it will blow up.
All of your men can shoot at fuel barrels
to make them explode.
Fire any weapon at an explosive barrel to blow it up.

The main game interface is found at the bottom of the screen. You can hide it by
pressing the "\" key. To display it again, push the "\" key again.
The options that you can use are highlighted as you move the cursor above the
interface. Left-click on the option to select or activate it. Some options are available
depending on the currently selected commando and objects in the commando’s pack.

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1. 3.
4. 5. 6.
1. Selected Character
When you select one of your men, his face will be displayed in the lower left part of
the interface, as well as the weapons and actions that the character can perform.
2. Health level
Indicates the health of the soldier that you have selected. If this runs out, your,
soldier dies.
You can cure yourself using the medical kits.
You cannot revive a dead soldier.
3. Game Hints Window
Shows game information in real time.
Interface Configuration Buttons
4. Button 1: Activate/Deactivate the faces of the commandos at the
lower left of the screen.
Left-click on each one to select.
5. Button 2: Activate / Deactivate the interface in the
upper left part of the screen.
6. Button 3: Shows the hints in the interface or in the
game screen next to the cursor.

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The backpack for your selected
commando is displayed in the lower
right corner of the interface. Left-
click on it to see its contents.
You can save all of the objects
that you find during the mission:
weapons, ammunition, medical
kits, etc. until its 24 boxes are
filled. If you have no free boxes in
the backpack, you will not be able
to carry any more.
When you are looking at the
contents of the backpack, the game pauses and you have the following options:
Exit the backpack to the game screen. You can also press the "Esc" key to close the
This allows you to select another
commando that is near you to
exchange objects between their
backpacks. Left click on the
commando’s image you wish to
exchange with. Left-click on the
object that you want to exchange
and leave it where you want by
left-clicking again.
If you click outside of the inventory,
you will leave the object on the

Use an object in the backpack.

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Click on the "Map" icon to open the
mission map with information on the
enemies, or press the "F4" key.
To hide the map, click on the "MAP"
icon again, or press the "F4" key. You
can also right-click on any part of the
Use the "Field of Vision" icon to
discover whether or not an area is
being covered by the enemy.
Select the "Field of Vision" icon and click
on a part of the environment to see if it
is being covered by the enemy. If there
is more than one enemy covering the
same place, the views displayed will
You can also press the "Enter" or "Tab"
keys and left-click on the ground.

You can assign a camera to an ally or enemy soldier to follow him through the map.
Click on the Camera icon in the interface, or press "F3" and select the soldier or
vehicle that you would like to follow.
To deactivate the tracking camera, click the Camera icon or press "F3" again; you
can also left-click on any part of the screen to cancel the camera function.
You can have up to three views on the
screen at the same time and assign a
camera to each one. You
can zoom and change
the camera,
keeping the
character in the
centre of the

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If during the game, you have any doubts about the mission objectives or the military
material available to you, you can
consult the campaign help by
pressing "F1". Here you will find
information on the mission objectives,
weapons, equipment, and combat
While you are consulting the help
files, the game will pause, except in a
multiplayer game. When you close the
window, the game will resume.
To exit the help window, press "F1" or
click the close window icon.


In certain missions, you will be able to control Allied soldiers who will assist in your
You can select them as if they were one of your commandos, and position them in
"cover" mode to set ambushes or defend strategically important areas.
To post an Allied soldier, select him and click the "Cover" icon in the interface or use
the hot key "A". You will be able to see his area of coverage in orange.
To ensure he is facing the desired direction keep the "Control" key pressed and right-
click in the direction that you want him to cover.
To see the location of all Allied soldiers under your control press "F6".
You will have a different range of actions and effectiveness dependant on the weapon
the Allied soldier has in his possession. There are six types of Allied soldiers
• Pistol soldier: Armed with an automatic pistol.
• Machine gunner: Carries a submachine gun.
• Parachutist: Armed with an assault rifle.
• Rifleman: Has a rifle.
• Grenadier: Armed with an automatic pistol and hand grenades.
• Bazooka soldier: Uses an automatic pistol and a bazooka.
Allied soldiers cannot run out of ammunition.

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Nazi soldiers can see and hear your men, be alerted by other soldiers or alarms, and
will go to investigate the absence of a comrade. If they see a body, a strange
movement, or hear an explosion, they will be on alert, and will be more vigilant for a
period of time.
General behavior
All of the Nazi soldiers can see you, hear you, follow your tracks, chase you, release
gagged comrades, and ask them what happened, find dead soldiers, sound the
alarm, etc.
They can be posted and cover an area, occupied with some activity, or on patrol. If
they are alerted, some will not leave their posts, but others will go to the alarm
Doberman guard dogs can smell and see you. They will attract the enemy with their
barking whilst attacking you.
There are different ranks in the Nazi army: soldiers, sergeants and officers. There are
also the feared SS and Gestapo agents.
You can wear the uniform of any of these ranking soldiers, but the Spy will have more
freedom of movement the higher the rank of the uniform he is wearing.
Officers can recognize your Spy in disguise in the close range view. The SS officers
will shoot at him within their close-range view even if disguised.

The enemy range of vision is divided into two zones. In the furthest zone, (shaded
light green), your men will be seen if they are standing up.
Enemy sight has a long and short range. At long range, the enemy will take a little
while to see your Allied soldiers standing up, and will not see them if they are laying
down. At long range, they will not see your soldiers if they are disguised, in the
shadow of a building, or are pressed up against a wall.
In the near zone, (shaded a darker green), your men will always be
When an enemy sees one of your men, a blue line will show you
that he is looking at you. If you continue in his field of view,
after a time the line will turn red and he will begin to
attack you.
If you throw a pack of cigarettes, an orange line will
indicate who is looking at it and the soldier will go to
pick it up (if allowed).

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Alarm status
There are two enemy alarm status.
Normal and Alerted.
When the status is normal, the view is
shaded green and the soldiers take some
time in reacting when they see something
out of the ordinary.
If they are in alerted status, their view is
shaded red and they react immediately if
they see or hear something suspicious.
After a period of time in alerted status, they will relax and return to normal status.
The weapons used by the enemy depend
on rank:
Sergeants and officers use a pistol.
Soldiers have rifles and assault
machine guns.
There are civilian enemies who defend
themselves with their hands: mechanics,
workmen, office workers, sailors. They are
not very dangerous, but can sound the
alarm and attract more Nazi soldiers.
Special Units
Nazi snipers have special vision that is much longer and narrower than that of normal
soldiers. They can see your men even if they are laying down, and you will know that
they have seen you because crosshairs will appear on the commando at which he is
aiming. If they see one of your men, you will only have a few seconds to move him to
The grenadier unit can throw grenades both outdoors and indoors.
There are watchtowers on cliffs that can see long distances. If they see our boys, they
will alert the artillerymen and inform them of the position on which to open fire.
There are heavy machine gun posts. If you take over one of
these, you can use it with your Sapper. Due to his great
strength the Green Beret can carry and fire the machine
gun at the same time as walking.
These consist of several soldiers guided by an officer.
They patrol and also escort if required.
When an alarm is raised, more patrols will attend and
guard the area.

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To select one of your men, press the assigned key on the keyboard. Once selected,
press the selection key again to centre the screen on the character.
1: Green Beret
2: Sniper
3: Diver
4: Sapper
5: Spy
6: Thief
7: Allied Soldier. If you repeatedly press
this key, you will cycle through the Allied
soldiers under your command.
You can also select them by left-clicking
the face of the commando on the side
bar, right-clicking on a soldier or by using a selection box.
To create a selection box, right-click and drag the cursor until a selection zone
including the soldier/s that you wish to control is formed. Then release the button
to select.
Press "0" to deselect any soldier.
You can select several of your men at
the same time and give them orders
Right-click and drag the mouse to
create a selection box around the
soldiers that you wish to select.
You can also right-click on a soldier
and while pressing the "Ctrl" key,
right-click on another soldier to select/deselect him.
To deselect all of the soldiers, press "0".
You can create groups of soldiers and assign a hot key to
them to enable you to select them quickly. Select a group
of soldiers by using a selection box and pressing "Alt"
and Number 1-9 to form a group.
To select the group again, press Shift + Number 1-9.
To deselect any soldiers, press 0.

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Executive Producer Design & Production
Ignacio Pérez Dolset Michael Santorum González
Original Commandos Concept & Design Ignacio Valencia Perelló
Ignacio Pérez Dolset Chuss Barranco González
Rafael Martínez García
Project Manager
César Valencia Perelló Additional Graphic Work
JB Garraza
Lead Designer Enrique Gato
José Manuel García Franco Rafael Lozano
Lead Programmer Mariano Angel Parra
Ismael Raya Roa PR & Marketing Manager
Lead Artist Iñigo Vinós
Francisco Javier Soler Fas Marketing Materials Designer
Music Scores & FX María José Romero
Mateo Pascual Additional Work
Senior Programmers Raquel Capilla
José María Calvo Iglesias Ana del Mazo
César Botana Rivera Scott Draves - http://draves.org
Enrique García Vera Also participated
Enrique José Sainz Navarro Eduardo de la Iglesia
Jordi Ros Aznar Eduardo Tomás Alabau
Fernando Colomer Pérez
Rubén Alcañiz Guerrero Additional Credits
Uses Bink Video Technology. Copyright (C)
Senior Artists 1997-2003 by RAD Game Tools, Inc
Daniel Estival Hernández
Daniel Olaya Ortiz We used the following Open-Source
José Manuel Pérez de Vries software and wish to thank their authors
José Manuel Liébana Santamarta for their exceptional contribution:
Daniel Moreno Díaz Ogg-Vorbis Sound Codec: Copyright (c)
Javier García-Lajara Herrero 2001, Xiphophorus
Omar Parada Martínez
Raúl Ovejero Saiz Mantis Bugtracking System: Copyright (C)
2000 Kenzaburo Ito
David Laguens Velasco
David Melchor Díaz
José Antonio Grandal Souto
Pedro Solís García

Design Assistant
Armando Sobrado Cros

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And thanks goes to… PR Manager

Javier Arévalo, Jorge Rosado, Víctor Mark Allen
Mendiluce, Jorge Blanco, Rafael Moreno. PR Assistant
Ángela San Martín Arnao, Lucía Martínez Roxana Daneshmand
San Martín, José Luis Lalueta, Armando
Sobrado Bruzos, Teresa Cros Plano, Drink Product Manager – Export
team (Zamora), David Dillana, JAC, Teruelo, Sarah Markwick
Carmen Torres, Esparcia, Saul Aguado, Creative Manager
Oriol Garcia, Unai Raya, Virginia Aguilar, Andy Cockell
Yago y Eva, Dani, Verónica Minaya, Eduardo Designer
Sainz, Carlos del Álamo, Gabriel Pascual, Amanda Holmes
Estela Casanova, Oscar y Rubén Soler,
Olga Sánchez, Ana Belén Pérez, Virginia Junior Designer
Rodríguez, Amelia Baquedano, Maria del Philippa Pratley
Carmen Herrero, Alicia García, Paloma Website Design
Amigo, TACH, Lola Gómez, Alejandra Solis, Leigh Kirwan
Yolanda Villaverde, Pilar Ufoz, Manuel QA Manager
Perez, Mónica Agudo, Ana Cid, Chris Rowley
And to the families, girlfriends, friends
and pets for their support, understanding QA Supervisor
and patience. Without them this wouldn’t Marlon Grant
have been posible. Thanks to you all! Assistant PTC's
Alex Cox, Scott Sutherland,
Gordon Gram
Eidos Credits
Test Team
Eidos UK Shams Wahid, Allison Archer,
Senior Producer Adam Lay, Markus Poltorp,
Michael Souto Paul Harrison, Andy Secchi,
Dean Ollive, David Hawkins – Farr,
Executive Producer Steve Manners, Rich Edbury,
Ed Bainbridge Alex Holroyd, Sarah Dodd,
Product Manager Warren Beckett, Sean Carter,
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Marketing Manager Clive Sawford, Carl Lovett,
Carolyn London Adam Philips, Michael Cliffe,
Richard Dunham, Daniel O’Ferral,
Gareth Freathy.
Jason Walker, Phil Spencer, Ray Mullen
Group Localisation Manager
Flavia Timiani
Localisation manager
Alex Bush
Localisation Supervisor
Marco Vernetti
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Localisation PTC QA Manager

Arnaud Massager Ralf Bauer
Localisation QA Test Team
Iain Willows, Andreas Geshwari, Henrik Prinz, Torben Malessa.
Matthieu Chollet, Angelo Rocca, B.J. Audio
Samuel Kil, Jaques Galon, Toneworx Hamburg
Pedro Geppert, Monica Dalla Valle,
Laure Diet.
Eidos France
Side UK Product Manager
Benoit Bohet
Eidos US PR
Priscille Demoly
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Tom Marx Localisation Manager
Guillaume Mahouin
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Matt Knoles Audio
Around the Word, Paris
Denny Chiu
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Michael R. Kelly Marketing Manager
Carlos Astorqui
Assistant Manager
Colby McCraken PR
Carolina Moreno
Michael P. Gonos Special thanks
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Assistant PTC
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Matthew Kagle Mark Christy, Lee Briggs,
Test Team Louise Fisher, Lars Winkler,
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Julian Mehlfeld, Kari Hattner, Ant Hales, Steve Parker, Ian Swann,
Nicole Ferrara, Simon Greenall, Jonathan Kydd,
Darren Krommenhock, Peter Dickson, Mercedes Rey,
Jordan Romaidis. Jose Maria Martin,
Carlos Astorqui,
Eidos Germany Tristan Perdriau.
Product Manager
Sören Winterfeld
Theodossios Theodoridis
Head of Product
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