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by Rorthron
Tue Jul 09, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 222
Views: 14014

Re: Cover artists

Moon Cresta - Pete Carter (per instructions)

The SC credits seem only partially correct. They omit roles and the name Ian Andrew. The instructions say:
Authors: Tim Walter and Philip Taglione
Cover and Loading Screen: Pete Carter
Produced by Ian Andrew
by Rorthron
Tue Jul 09, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 222
Views: 14014

Re: Cover artists

Millionaire - G Williamson (per .txt instructions)
by Rorthron
Tue Jul 09, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 222
Views: 14014

Re: Cover artists

The Graphic Adventure Creator - Peter Carter (per inlay)

Other credits in the inlay not recorded in SC:
DESIGN BY: SEAN ELLIS
PROGRAM BY: BRENDAN KELLY
RANSOM PICTURES: PETE JAMES
PRODUCED BY: IAN ANDREW
Note SPOT/SPEX has different authors. The quote above seems to be correct.
by Rorthron
Tue Jul 09, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 222
Views: 14014

Re: Cover artists

Driller - Steinar Lund (per signature)

(Edit: already noted earlier in thread, but not yet updated in archive.)
by Rorthron
Tue Jul 09, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 222
Views: 14014

Re: Cover artists

Confuzion - Matthew Tidbury, Peter Carter (per instructions) There are other credits in the instructions, which are not showing in SC: SPECTRUM CONFUZION AUTHORS: BRENDAN KELLY and PAUL SHIRLEY LEVEL DESIGNS: PAUL SHIRLEY and IAN ANDREW. COVER BY: MATTHEW TIDBURY and PETER CARTER MUSIC BY: PRIVATE P...
by Rorthron
Tue Jul 09, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 222
Views: 14014

Re: Cover artists

1984 - G Williamson (per inlay)
by Rorthron
Tue Jul 09, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 222
Views: 14014

Re: Cover artists

Mountains of Ket - G Williamson (per .txt instructions)
Temple of Vran - Kimberley Gunn (per inlay)
The Final Mission - G Williamson (per .txt instructions)
by Rorthron
Sat Jul 06, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 222
Views: 14014

Re: Cover artists

IMHO 'cover design' and 'cover artwork' are basically the same thing in this context. I think, at that time (early to mid eighties), was very uncommon that more than one person was involved in doing the art work. Later on when companies started to pay attention to the product presentation in large ...
by Rorthron
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 222
Views: 14014

Re: Cover artists

3 Deep Space - Frank Moses (per signature)
by Rorthron
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Cover artists
Replies: 222
Views: 14014

Re: Cover artists

Juan F. Ramirez wrote:
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:16 pm
So the question is... as we don't know the artist but the company he worked for... should this company be in the credits instead of the artist itself?

What do you think?

My opinion is 'no'
Agreed.