It studied mathematics in Ulm, made there its diploma, acquired the master OF Science on the Syracuse University in the USA and attained finally the doctor degree again in Ulm. Since 1997 he is a full-time play author, however already up to then zirka 80 plays had published. 2004 become the total number of its published plays on more than 200 estimated.
Knizias of plays was often distinguished with prices. Largest success, the honor play yearly, remained so far malfunctioned for it. In the Internet Top 100 Games cunning 16 Knizia plays stand, of it six plays in the Top 20. (Conditions 2004).
The plays of pure Knizia after-said to be occasionally to drying and too mathematically perfect. There are in addition in addition, counter examples, for instance the end 2003 published King Arthur, an innovative electronic board play, which is easily understandable maintenance SAM and. Knizia admits that the rather more complex strategy-shear it and “Knizia plays” would give, at the same time in addition, the loose and more luck-stressed “pure plays”.
With first of pure Knizia developed plays were post office plays for its Zine Postspillion, which he had created 1985. The Postspillion appears still (conditions 2004) and the play Bretton Woods (also of pure Knizia), which 1987 was started, runs still.
- Decay kind (1993)
- Euphrates and Tigris (1998)
- Tadsch Mahal (2000)
- Amun RH (2003)
excellently with a place on the nominating list play of the yearly:
- Simply ingeniously (2004)
excellently with a place on the selection list play of the yearly:
- Quo vadis (1992)
- Tutanchamun (1993)
- Medici (1995)
- by the desert (1998)
- Money (1998)
- Royal Turf (2001)
- the master of the rings: The companions - the pack of cards (2002)
excellently with a special price that play of the yearly - jury:
- The master of the rings (2001)
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|SHORT DESCRIPTION||German play author|
|DATE OF BIRTH||1957|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Illertissen, Germany|