James Ohlen is a Canadian video game designer and Senior Creative Director of BioWare.
Early in his career, Ohlen briefly wrote and provided testing for Shattered Steel. He moved into a full-time role as designer for Baldur's Gate, and has since been a lead designer for games such as Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, Neverwinter Nights and Baldur's Gate II. Ohlen headed the design team for BioWare's massively multiplayer online role-playing game, Star Wars: The Old Republic.
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