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Before Prince of Persia was a best-selling video game franchise and a Jerry Bruckheimer movie, it was an Apple II computer game created and programmed by one person, Jordan Mechner. Mechner’s candid and revealing journals from the time capture his journey from his parents’ basement to the forefront of the fast-growing 1980s video game industry… and the creative, technical and personal struggles that brought the prince into being and ultimately into the homes of millions of people worldwide….

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Speaking of Prince of Persia, Jordan Mechner kept all of his notes during its creation and released it as a book.

It’s very cool:

www.amazon.com/Making-Prince-Persia-Jordan-Mechner…

He also kept the original video he shot for rotoscoping the animation:

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Jordan Mechner

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The Making of Prince of Persia

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