Jane Jensen





Jane Jensen

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born
in Palmerton, Pennsylvania, The United States
January 28, 1963

gender
female


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Jane Jensen is the game designer of the popular and critically acclaimed Gabriel Knight adventure games and author of the novels Judgement Day and Dante's Equation.
Jane Jensen was born Jane Elizabeth Smith, the youngest of seven children. She received a BA in Computer Science from Anderson University in Indiana and worked as a systems programmer for Hewlett-Packard. Her love of both computers and creative writing eventually led her to the computer gaming industry and Sierra Online where she worked as a writer on Police Quest III: The Kindred and EcoQuest: The Search for Cetus. After co-designing King's Quest VI: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow with veteran game designer Roberta Williams, Jensen designed her first solo game: Gabriel Knight: Sins o
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Average rating: 3.74 · 984 ratings · 101 reviews · 9 distinct works · Similar authors
Dante's Equation
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 540 ratings — published 2003 — 18 editions
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Sins of the Fathers (Gabrie...
3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 192 ratings — published 1997
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The Beast Within (Gabriel K...
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 117 ratings — published 1998
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Judgment Day
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3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 123 ratings — published 1999 — 10 editions
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Gabriel Knight: Blood of th...
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1999
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Sins of the Fathers
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1993
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La ecuación Dante
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2003
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Guidebook to the Land of Th...
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The Beast Within Official P...
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“No one is more vulnerable to fear than a man who keeps another in bondage. He will do anything to prevent justice from rearing its head — for he knows well what he deserves at the hands of those he subjugates.”
Jane Jensen, Sins of the Fathers

“Scissors. He'd pulled a credit card and a pair of scissors from the drawer. Which meant he could either bribe or stab his adversary. Or he could go into a frenzy and cut up Jill's credit card. That would confuse 'em.”
Jane Jensen, Dante's Equation

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