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Encyclopedia > Mark Seibert

Mark Seibert is an American musician, composer and producer best known for his work on various video games from Sierra Entertainment. A musician is a person who plays or composes music. ... A composer is a person who writes music. ... In the entertainment industry, a producer is generally in charge of, or helps to coordinate, the financial, legal, administrative, technological, and artistic aspects of a production. ... A computer game is a game composed of a computer-controlled virtual universe that players interact with in order to achieve a defined goal or set of goals. ... Sierra Entertainment was a computer game developer and publisher active from 1980 to 2004. ...

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Biography

From 1979 to 1986, Seibert performed guitar and vocals for a Christian band called Omega Sunrise. He recorded two albums with the group in 1983 and 1985, the second of which saw moderate success in various US markets. After a final concert in Fresno, California in 1986, the group broke up due to the demands of constant touring. 1979 is a common year starting on Monday. ... 1986 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The classical guitar typically has 3 nylon and 3 nickel-wound strings. ... 1983 is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1985 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Fresno is the county seat of Fresno County, California. ...


Seibert was tired of working on the road. In 1987, he answered a newspaper advertisement from a computer game company called Sierra On-Line. After several months of delay, the company hired him as a musician and music editor for King's Quest IV: The Perils of Rosella. He worked as a musician on this and other projects, but after only a few years, he was promoted to the company's music director. This meant that he worked with staff musicians in both composition and editing. 1987 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The tower of a personal computer. ...


In 1992, he was promoted again to producer, which meant he was involved in all aspects of game production, not just the music. However, this also meant that he was less able to actually compose music, though he did continue to perform pieces by other composers. He left the company in 2001. 1992 is a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2001 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


He also helped lead worship services at his church, the Fresno Vineyard, from 1987 to 1991 with his wife Debbie. 1991 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Seibert now works as a Producer for BreakAway Games in Hunt Valley, Maryland. Hunt Valley is located in Baltimore County, Maryland just north of the Baltimore, Maryland metro area, on Highway 145 off I-83, by Loch Raven Reservoir. ...


Video Game Soundtracks

  • Police Quest 2: The Vengeance (1988)
  • Hero's Quest: So You Want to Be a Hero (1989)
  • Codename: ICEMAN (1989)
  • King's Quest 5: Absence Makes the Heart Go Yonder (1990)
  • Conquests of Camelot: King Arthur: Search for the Holy Grail (1991)
  • Mixed-Up Mother Goose (enhanced CD-ROM version) (1992) (with Amenda-Lombardo and Ken Allen)
  • King's Quest 6: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow (1992) (wrote and produced "Girl in the Tower")
  • Robin Hood: Conquests of the Longbow (1993) (also Music Director)
  • Phantasmagoria (1995) (also Producer)

(Note that Seibert wrote music for other games as well, but he was not the primary composer for these other projects.) 1988 is a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1989 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1990 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The CD-ROM (an abbreviation for Compact Disc Read-Only Memory (ROM)) is a non-volatile optical data storage medium using the same physical format as audio compact discs, readable by a computer with a CD-ROM drive. ... 1993 is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... Phantasmagoria has many meanings. ... 1995 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Other Works

Space Quest is a series of six computer games that follow the adventures of a hapless janitor named Roger Wilco, as he campaigns through the galaxy for truth, justice and really clean floors. ... Silpheed is the title of a Sega CD video game released in 1993 and was intended to be Sega of Americas competitive response to the popular Super Nintendo game titled Star Fox. ... Leisure Suit Larry is the title character of a series of adventure games written by Al Lowe and published by Sierra On-Line from the 1980s to the present. ... Space Quest is a series of six computer games that follow the adventures of a hapless janitor named Roger Wilco, as he campaigns through the galaxy for truth, justice and really clean floors. ... Quest for Glory 5 cover Quest for Glory was a series of hybrid role-playing/adventure computer games designed by Corey and Lori Cole. ... Space Quest is a series of six computer games that follow the adventures of a hapless janitor named Roger Wilco, as he campaigns through the galaxy for truth, justice and really clean floors. ... Leisure Suit Larry is the title character of a series of adventure games written by Al Lowe and published by Sierra On-Line from the 1980s to the present. ... Leisure Suit Larry is the title character of a series of adventure games written by Al Lowe and published by Sierra On-Line from the 1980s to the present. ... Quest for Glory 5 cover Quest for Glory was a series of hybrid role-playing/adventure computer games designed by Corey and Lori Cole. ... Jones in the Fast Lane is a game developed and published by Sierra in 1991. ... This screenshot from The Shadows of Yserbius shows the highly graphical nature of the game. ... Quest for Glory 5 cover Quest for Glory was a series of hybrid role-playing/adventure computer games designed by Corey and Lori Cole. ... 1994 was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ... Leisure Suit Larry is the title character of a series of adventure games written by Al Lowe and published by Sierra On-Line from the 1980s to the present. ... 1996 is a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... 1998 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... Arcanum: of Steamworks and Magick Obscura is a computer role-playing game developed in 2001 by Troika Games, and published by Sierra Entertainment. ...

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