James Walls

aka: Jim Walls
Moby ID: 83001

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Jim Walls (b. November 30, 1940 in Kingsburg, California) (birth name James Walls) is a retired CHP Officer who joined the Department in 1971. He retired after 15 years on the force, after a shootout with a crazed criminal. During his recovery, he scripted what finally became Sierra's adventure Police Quest. Later, he scripted its two sequels as well as Codename Iceman. After leaving Sierra he scripted another police adventure, Blue Force for Tsunami Media. Jim Walls makes a cameo in the intro of "Police Quest 3." His career in game design ended with Westwood Studios of Las Vegas. During his tenure at Westwood, he earned credits on BladeRunner, "Pirates" and "Earth and Beyond."

Jim Walls's voice can be heard in the CD edition of "Blue Force" on an extra track.

Credited on 8 games

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Earth & Beyond (2002, Windows) Content Designers
Pirates: The Legend of Black Kat (2002, PlayStation 2) Game Design
Blade Runner (1997, Windows) Additional Voices
Blue Force (1993, DOS) Design
Police Quest 3: The Kindred (1992, Amiga) Game Designer
Code-Name: Iceman (1990, Amiga) Game Designer
Police Quest 2: The Vengeance (1988, DOS) Writing
Police Quest: In Pursuit of the Death Angel (1988, Macintosh) Story

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