Colin Anderson

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Colin Anderson
Colin Anderson - 01.jpg
Birth Place Kincardine, United Kingdom
Nationality British   UK.svg
Aliases Sir Colin of Anderson

Colin Anderson is a Scottish-born British composer. He has been in the industry for over 30 years.

He started off working at DMA Design as an Audio Designer. The company would later be known as Rockstar Games, and Colin continued to work there as an Audio Designer. He is perhaps best known for his work on the first Grand Theft Auto game and its sequel. In addition to sound design for the titles, he also wrote and performed music for the games.

Audio Development


For Uniracers, Anderson used Software Creations' sound driver by Mike Webb, Paul Tonge, and Stephen Ruddy. Anderson entered the music in assembly macros.


Released Title Sample Notes
1994-12-?? Uniracers (SNES) (Unirally)
1995-??-?? The Lemmings Chronicles (AMI) With Raymond Usher.
1997-09-?? Fox Sports Golf '99 (PS1) With Kevin Saville, Fiona Robertson, Sean Taylor, Stuart Ross, and Simon Short.
1997-10-21 Grand Theft Auto (DOS) With Craig Conner, Grant Middleton, Raymond Usher, and Allan Walker.
1997-12-?? Grand Theft Auto (PS1) (G.T.A グランドセフトオート) With Craig Conner, Grant Middleton, Raymond Usher, and Allan Walker.
1998-05-31 Actua Soccer 2 (W32) With Fiona Robertson, Stuart Ross, Kevin Saville,and Sean Taylor.
1999-09-30 Grand Theft Auto 2 (W32)
1999-09-30 Tanktics (W32) Sound Effects with Allan Walker and Fiona Robertson.
1999-10-22 Grand Theft Auto 2 (PS1)
2019-10-17 Autonauts (W64)

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