John Hancock

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John Hancock
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Born
Birth Place Unknown
Nationality English   England.svg
Died 2023-02-??
Aliases Tiertex
Website www.johnhancockmusic.f2s.com

John Hancock was an English composer and sound designer who worked for Tiertex as one of their main composers. Hancock started working there in 1991 and composed a great deal of Sega games for them.

Hancock passed away in early 2023.

Music Development

GG/SMS

Hancock had to write all of his Game Gear/Master System music in Z80 assembly, utilizing a sound driver by one of Tiertex's founders.

Gameography

Released Title Sample
1991-??-?? Alien Storm (C64)
1991-??-?? Die Hard 2: Die Harder (C64)
1991-??-?? James Pond 2 (SMS)
1991-??-?? Mercs (C64)
1991-??-?? Ms. Pac-Man (SMS)
1991-??-?? Super Kick-Off (SMS)
1991-??-?? World Class Leaderboard Golf (GG)
1991-??-?? World Class Leaderboard Golf (SMS)
1992-??-?? Bonanza Bros (C64)
1992-??-?? Bonanza Bros (CPC)
1992-??-?? Desert Strike (SMS)
1992-??-?? Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (GEN)
1992-??-?? Olympic Gold: Barcelona '92 (SMS)
1992-??-?? Paperboy (GG)
1992-??-?? World Class Leaderboard Golf (GEN)
1992-??-?? World Cup USA '94 (SMS)
1992-07-24 Olympic Gold: Barcelona '92 (GG) (オリンピックゴールド)
1992-07-24 Olympic Gold: Barcelona '92 (SMD)
1993-??-?? MIG-29 Fighter Pilot (GEN)
1993-??-?? Winter Olympic Games: Lillehammer '94 (GEN)
1993-??-?? Winter Olympic Games: Lillehammer '94 (SNES)
1993-??-?? World Cup USA '94 (SCD)
1993-08-12 Formula One (GEN)
1993-11-?? Flashback: The Quest for Identity (SNES)
1994-??-?? Winter Olympics: Lillehammer '94 (SMS)
1994-??-?? World Cup USA '94 (GB)
1994-??-?? World Cup USA '94 (GEN)
1994-??-?? World Cup USA '94 (GG)
1994-??-?? World Cup USA '94 (SNES)
1995-??-?? Madden NFL 95 (GG)
1995-09-?? Head-On Soccer (SNES)
1999-??-?? Browning Duck Hunter (PC)
1999-??-?? Browning Elk Hunter (PC)
2001-03-30 LEGO Island 2: The Brickster's Revenge (W32)
2001-10-04 LEGO Racers 2 (PC)
2004-01-07 Conflict: Desert Storm II - Back to Baghdad (GC)
2005-04-06 Archer Maclean's Mercury (PSP)
2006-08-24 Mercury Meltdown (PSP)
2012-06-28 Dropimals (IOS)

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