Manfred Trenz

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Manfred Trenz
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Born 1965-11-29 (Age 52)
Birth Place Saarbrücken, Germany
Nationality German   Germany.svg

Manfred Trenz is a German video game developer, programmer, and composer. He created the Turrican series, which is still remembered to this day. Trenz currently runs his own development company, Denaris Entertainment Software.

While Manfred does not normally compose music for games, he developed all of Super Turrican for the NES and also wrote the sound effects for Turrican II and Enforcer.

Music Development


Manfred used David Whittaker's sound engine and then modified it. The music was written in assembly.


Released Title Sample
1991-??-?? Turrican II: The Final Fight (C64) Sound Effects
1992-??-?? Enforcer: Fullmetal Megablaster (C64) Sound Effects
1993-07-22 Super Turrican (NES)

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