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Larry Kaplan

Game Credits


Horizon X (2004)   (Horizon X was inspired by Activision's classic Atari 2600 console game, "Kaboom!" by)
Kaboom! (1981)   (Designer)
Bridge (1980)   (Conceived and designed by)


Blitz: The League II (2008)   (System Programmers)
Super Breakout (1979)   (Programmed by)
Video Easel (1979)   (Programmed by)
Back to School Pak (1978)   (Brain Games programmer)
Bowling (1978)   (Programmed by)
Brain Games (1978)   (Programmed by)
Codebreaker (1978)   (Programmer)
Air-Sea Battle (1977)   (Programmed by)
Combat (1977)   (Scoring system and last-minute bug fixes)
Street Racer (1977)   (Programmed by)


Activision Hits Remixed (2006)   (An Incredibly Huge Thanks To)
Activision Anthology (2002)   (An Incredibly Huge Thanks to)

Developer Biography

Larry Kaplan was a programmer for Atari in the 1970s. He was one of the programmers that left Atari for his lack of recognition for the games he programmed and designed. These programmers left to found Activision with former record industry executive Jim Levy.

Before entering the video games industry Kaplan studied Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley.

Last updated: Nov 04, 2016