Joris de Man

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Joris Maarten de Man
Born (1972-06-30) 30 June 1972 (age 44)
The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Occupation Composer

Joris Maarten de Man, known as Joris de Man (born 30 June 1972) is a Dutch composer and sound designer, well known for his work on the video game Killzone.[1][2]

His first work involving video games was chip music written for Atari computers under the moniker "Scavenger." He was also employed as a freelance composer writing for CD-i games in Holland. He spent 3 years working in London for the Bitmap Brothers on sound design and music composition. In 1999 he returned to the Netherlands and found work with Guerrilla Games.[3]


Joris de Man won the Ivor Novello Award for Best Original Video Game Score for Killzone 2.[4]


  1. ^ "Game Music :: Interview with Joris de Man (September 2010)". 2011-02-22. Retrieved 2013-09-05. 
  2. ^ "Joris De Man Behind Killzone 3 Soundtrack". 2010-08-24. Retrieved 2013-09-05. 
  3. ^ "Dolby - Interview with Killzone Sound Designer, Joris de Man". Retrieved 22 September 2014. 
  4. ^ "Joris de Man wins Ivor Novello award". 2010-06-09. Retrieved 2013-09-05. 

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