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Michael Holzapfel

Game Credits


Lost Chronicles of Zerzura (2012)   (Produced & Directed by)
Black Mirror III: Final Fear (2011)   (Produced & Directed by)
Gray Matter (2010)   (Producer)


Forge of Empires (2012)   (Game Design)
Lost Chronicles of Zerzura (2012)   (Written & Designed by)
Black Mirror III: Final Fear (2011)   (Written & Designed by)
Black Mirror II: Reigning Evil (2009)   (Additional Game Design)
The Guild 2: Pirates of the European Seas (2007)   (Map Design)
The Settlers: Rise of an Empire (2007)   (Level Design)
The Guild 2 (2006)   (Map Design)
The Guild: Gold Edition (2003)   (Map Design)


Lost Chronicles of Zerzura (2012)   (Lead Scripting)
Black Mirror III: Final Fear (2011)   (Scripting)
Black Mirror II: Reigning Evil (2009)   (Scripting)
Mata Hari (2008)   (Additional Scripting)

Quality Assurance

Halfway (2014)   (Game Testers)


Mystery Agency: Visions of Time (2011)   (Special thanks to)

Developer Biography

Born 1982, he started his game development career in 2006 as part time Map Designer at 4Head Studios while he made an apprenticeship as system engineer in Hannover, Germany. At the beginning of 2010 he joined Cranberry Production GmbH as Game Designer and Scripter on games like Black Mirror III and Lost Chronicles of Zerzura.

In 2012 Michael Holzapfel and Oliver Specht founded the indie game company Tinnitus Games and developed the adventure game Reperfection (for Windows and Android) together with the story writer Anne von Vaszary. Both advanced their career at Innogames GmbH in 2013.

Last updated: Oct 25, 2013