Marc Blank

Game Credits


Syphon Filter: The Omega Strain (2004)   (Director of Product Development)
Syphon Filter 3 (2001)   (Executive Producers)
Syphon Filter 2 (2000)   (Executive Producer)
Syphon Filter (1999)   (Executive Producer)
Bubsy 3D (1996)   (Executive Producer)


Zork N plus 9 (2012)   (adapting Zork by)
Syphon Filter 2 (2000)   (Design)
Zork: The Undiscovered Underground (1997)   (Written by)
Bubsy 3D (1996)   (Design)
Zork I: The Great Underground Empire (1996)   (Authors)
Journey: The Quest Begins (1989)   (Created by)
Zork Zero: The Revenge of Megaboz (1989)   (Based on a concept by)
Dungeon (1987)   (Created at the MIT Laboratory for Computer Science by)
Fooblitzky (1985)   (Designed by)
Enchanter (1983)   (Design)
Deadline (1982)   (Design)
Zork III: The Dungeon Master (1982)   (Design)
Zork II: The Wizard of Frobozz (1981)   (Design)
Zork: The Great Underground Empire (1981)   (The original Zork was created by)


Syphon Filter 3 (2001)   (Programming)
Ad Verbum (2000)   (Z-Machine by)
Syphon Filter 2 (2000)   (Programming)
Syphon Filter (1999)   (Programming)
Bubsy 3D (1996)   (Programmers)
Journey: The Quest Begins (1989)   (Programming)
Trinity (1986)   (Interactive Fiction Plus(TM) Development System)


Border Zone (1987)   (Author)
Enchanter Trilogy (1986)   (Interactive Fiction by)
Zork Trilogy (1986)   (Interactive Fiction by)
Zork: The Great Underground Empire (1981)   (Interactive Fiction by)


Syphon Filter: The Omega Strain (2004)   (Additional Photo Source)


Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Return to Zork (1993)   (Special Thanks to)


The Witness (1983)   (Based on an idea by)

Developer Biography

Marc Blank is a software programmer and developer. He is best known for his work on Zork games and was one of the co-founders of the company Infocom.

He then worked for Sony when his second company, Eidetic, was acquired in 2000. He left Sony in 2004 and focused on applications for mobile devices.

He most recently is an application engineer with Google.

Last updated: Feb 13, 2012