James M. Ward

James M. Ward has written Midshipwizard Halcyon Blithe (Tor) and has been a successful author and game designer since 1974, creating the first science fiction roleplaying game in Metamorphosis Alpha. He was later inducted into the Academy of Adventure Gaming Arts & Design Hall of Fame. In 2002, Ward became president of Fast Forward Entertainment, a position he still holds today. James M. Ward is an Origins Award-winning game designer, bestselling co-author of the Pools trilogy for TSR, and designer of the Dragon Ball Z card game. His most recent book, Dragonfrigate Wizard Halcyon Blithe, was published by Tor Books.