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Jordan Mechner

Who is Jordan Mechner?

Jordan Mechner is an American video game designer, author, screenwriter, and filmmaker. He is best known for designing and programming the Broderbund Apple II games Karateka and Prince of Persia in the 1980s, the latter of which grew into a multi-platform franchise.

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Jordan Mechner
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Video game designer, screenwriter, author, filmmaker
Known for:
Prince of Persia, Karateka
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Games designed by Jordan Mechner

year game genre system
Karateka 1986 Karateka action DOS
Prince of Persia 1990 Prince of Persia action DOS, Mac
Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame 1993 Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame action DOS, Mac
The Last Express 1997 The Last Express adventure DOS, Windows XP/98/95