Senior Instructor - Scripting and Programming
Peter Walsh has over 10 years' experience in the video games industry working on a number of high profile titles, including Crackdown, APB, The Shoot, Medal of Honor, F1 Career Challenge, the Harry Potter franchise, and many others. He has worked in a variety of technical roles including software engineer, lead engineer, producer, and acting technical director. Peter is the author of several books on developing video games published in the US and South East Asia. He has travelled widely and lived all over the world, from the UK, US, Ireland, Portugal, and Saudi Arabia to his new home in North Vancouver, where he is currently trying to avoid being eaten by bears and other Canadian wildlife. After a decade making games for Sony, Microsoft, EA, and others, Peter turned down a promotion to Technical Director to join VFS and give something back to the next generation of aspiring developers.
Peter currently sits on the editorial board of The Computer Games Journal.