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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)
Live Action Football (1994)   (Game)
Columbo's Mystery Capers (1993)   (Developed by)
Journey: The Quest Begins (1989)   (Game Design)
Zork Zero: The Revenge of Megaboz (1989)   (Based on a concept by)
Fooblitzky (1986)   (Designed by)
Enchanter (1983)   (Design)
Deadline (1982)   (Chief Architect)
Zork III: The Dungeon Master (1982)   (Design)
Zork II: The Wizard of Frobozz (1981)   (Design)
Zork: The Great Underground Empire (1981)   (Design)
Zork (1977)   (Created at the MIT Laboratory for Computer Science by)


Endless, Nameless (2012)   (Z-Machine 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)
A Mind Forever Voyaging (1985)   (Development tools for Interactive Fiction Plus)
Zork (1977)   (Written by)


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


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


Bureaucracy (1987)   (Contributions by)


Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror (2006)   (Special Thanks)
Return to Zork (1993)   (Special Thanks to)
Pork I: The Great Underground Sewer System (1991)   (A parody of ZORK I, THE GREAT UNDERGROUND EMPIRE by)


Zork I: The Great Underground Empire (1996)   (Original Game Authors are)
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

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