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Cliff Bleszinski Net Worth

Cliff Bleszinski Net Worth is
$15 Million

Cliff Bleszinski Biography

Clifford Michael Bleszinski, better known under the name of Cliff B is one of the richest businessmen in the industry of computer games. Currently, it has been estimated that the total amount of Cliff Bleszinski net worth is as high as 15 million dollars. Cliff has earned most of his net worth as a designer of video games. He had been working for ‘Epic Games’ company as a design director for a number of years which has also been a significant source of Bleszinski’s net worth. He has been a nominee for BAFTA games awards three times. Cliff has been active in the industry for more than twenty years.

Cliff Bleszinski Net Worth $15 Million

Clifford Michael Bleszinski was born on February 12, 1975 in North Andover, Massachusetts, United States. Since his early childhood he has been a passionate player of video games. When he was 13 years old, he was recognised as one of the best players in ‘Nintendo Power’ magazine after he accumulated 9,999,950 points, the highest possible score, on the ‘Super Mario Bros’ game. His only brother, Tyler Bleszinski, is also associated with the computer industry, as he became a popular blogger.

Cliff Bleszinski has been accumulating his net worth since he was 17 years old, after he designed his first video game entitled ‘The Palace of Deceit: Dragon’s Plight’ (1991). After the founder of Epic Games, Tim Sweeney, saw the game Cliff received an invitation to work for the company. Bleszinski worked for Epic Games ‘til 2012, and during that time he released many video games including ‘Dare to Dream Volume One: In a Darkened Room’ (1993), ‘Jazz Jackrabbit’ franchise games (1994 – 1995), ‘Tyrian’ (1995), ‘Unreal’ franchise games (1998-2002), ‘Devastation’ (2003), ‘Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30’ (2005), ‘Gears of War’ (2006), ‘Gears of War 2’ (2008), ‘Shadow Complex’ (2009), ‘Fat Princess’ (2009), ‘Lost Planet 2’ (2010), ‘Bulletstorm’ (2011) and ‘Gears of War 3’ (2011). He worked as a producer of games, design director, working on the art and graphics of the games.

Currently, Cliff is working on the following video games: ‘Superhot’ (2015) which is going to be released under the Blue Brick label, and ‘BlueStreak’ (working title) (2015) which is going to be released under the label Boss Key Productions. It is expected that the games will increase Cliff’s net worth, too.

Bleszinski also added to his net worth while working on films. He worked as a consultant on the film ‘Stay Alive’ (2006) directed by William Brent Bell, and in the comedy skits ‘Mega64’ created by Rocco Botte, Derrick Acosta and Shawn Chatfield. Moreover, Cliff Bleszinski has appeared as an actor in the web series ‘Jake and Amir’ (2011) produced by Ed Helms, Amir Blumenfeld and Jake Hurwitz, and ‘Sonic for Hire’ (2013). Acting has also increased Cliff Bleszinski’s net worth. He has been working on the studio album of ‘Starbomb’, ‘I Choose You TO DIE!!’ (2014).

Since 2014, Cliff has been the owner of a bar in Raleigh, North California. In 2012, Cliff Bleszinski has married his wife Lauren Berggren.

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameCliff Bleszinski
Net Worth$15 Million
Date Of BirthFebruary 12, 1975
Place Of BirthNorth Andover, Massachusetts, United States
ProfessionVideo Game Producer, Video Game Designer
NationalityAmerican
SpouseLauren Berggren (m. 2012)
SiblingsTyler Bleszinski
NicknamesClifford Michael Bleszinski , Cliffy B , Cliffy B. , CliffyB , Dude Huge
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/therealcliffyb
Instagramhttps://www.instagram.com/dudehugetank/
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cliff_Bleszinski
Allmusicwww.allmusic.com/artist/cliff-bleszinski-mn0001690764
Record LabelsBlue Brick label, Boss Key Productions
NominationsBAFTA Games Award for Action & Adventure/Gameplay/Best Game (2007)
TV Shows‘Jake and Amir’ (2011), ‘The Palace of Deceit: Dragon's Plight’ (1991), ‘Tyrian’ (1995), ‘Unreal’ franchise games (1998-2002), ‘Devastation’ (2003), ‘Gears of War 3’ (2011), ‘Sonic for Hire’ (2013), 'Gears of War' (2006)


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1At age 13, Cliff Bleszinski (of North Andover, Massachusetts, USA) was featured in the first issue of video game magazine, Nintendo Power (July/August 1988) as one of a handful of players who earned the highest possible score on the Nintendo Entertainment System's (NES) Super Mario Bros. (1985) (9,999,950 points).
2Announced his departure from Epic Games, an American video game development company on October 3, 2012 where he had worked for 20 years.


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Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2007Game Developers Choice AwardGame Developers Choice AwardsBest GameGears of War (2006)Mike Capps

Rod Fergusson

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2007BAFTA Games AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Action and Adventure GameGears of War (2006)Rod Fergusson

Mike Capps
2007BAFTA Games AwardBAFTA AwardsBest GameplayGears of War (2006)
2007BAFTA Games AwardBAFTA AwardsBest GameGears of War (2006)Rod Fergusson

Mike Capps


Filmography

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gears of Warexecutive producer announced
The No Hand King2016Documentary short producer
Video Games: The Movie2014Documentary executive producer
Unreal II: The Awakening2003Video Game executive producer
Unreal Tournament 20032002Video Game producer
Unreal Championship2002Video Game producer
Jazz Jackrabbit 21999Video Game co-producer
Jazz Jackrabbit1994Video Game executive producer: graphics

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Shadow Complex2009Video Game design consultant: design: Epic Games
Unreal Tournament1999Video Game level designer
Unreal1998Video Game game designer / level designer

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Video Game High School2013TV SeriesTheJackrabbit
X-Play2011TV SeriesBleszinski

Art Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition2015Video Game lead designer
Gears of War2006Video Game lead designer

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lost Planet²2010Video Game design director: Epic Games Inc. - Xbox 360 version only

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The No Hand King2016Documentary short special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Spike TV VGA Video Game Awards2011TV SpecialHimself (as Cliffy B)
Ctrl+Alt+Compete2011DocumentaryHimself
NerdHQ2011TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2010-2011TV SeriesHimself - Design Director: Epic Games / Himself
The Jace Hall Show2008-2011TV SeriesHimself
X-Play2010-2011TV SeriesHimself - Design Director, Epic Games / Himself - Designing Director, Gears of War 3 / Himself / ...
Gamers Heart Japan2011Video documentaryHimself - Design Director, Epic Games
Coin-Op TV2007Video documentaryHimself
Gears of War: The Race to Launch2006TV MovieHimself
Gears of War: The Race to E32006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Pre-Phoria2003TV Movie documentaryPanelist (Game & level developer, Epic Games)
G-Phoria2003TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Cliffy B.)
6th Annual Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Awards2003TV Special documentaryHimself
Unlocked: The World of Games, Revealed2016TV Series documentaryHimself
Metal Gear Solid: Legacy2015Documentary shortHimself
Video Games: The Movie2014DocumentaryHimself
Game Talk Live2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
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