Stephen Bahl

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'''Stephen Bahl''' is a conceptual artist and writer for Gearbox Software.

==Biography==
Graduated from the Art Institute of Dallas, Bahl focuses on model building and animation and is a power-house of 3d game content development. He served in both the Wikipedia101st Airborne Division (United States)|101st Airborne Division and the Wikipedia506th Infantry Regiment (United States)|506th Infantry Regiment for the United States Army and contributes to the company's video games with his real-world military experience.{{IA|20020809101006/http//gearboxsoftware.com/stephenb.html|Stephen Bahl's biography|Gearbox's official website}}http//gearboxsoftware.com/talent/63 Stephen Bahl's biography on Gearbox's official website

==Work==
For ''Half-Life Opposing Force'', he co-wrote the story with Rob Heironimus and Kristy Junio, and created all of the new HECU soldier classes and variations, the Race X creatures and weapons, and other weapons such as the Displacer Cannon.http//valvetime.net/threads/marc-laidlaw-vault.114535/page-5 Stephen Bahl as quoted on ''Marc Laidlaw Vault'' on the ValveTime.net Forums He also made additional music for ''Half-Life Blue Shift''  and all of the weapon and HECU models for the ''Half-Life High Definition Pack''.http//valvetime.net/threads/marc-laidlaw-vault.114535/page-5 Stephen Bahl as quoted on ''Marc Laidlaw Vault'' on the ValveTime.net Forums Along with Landon Montgomery, he created the Capture The Flag Power-Ups|''Capture The Flag'' Power-Ups.''Half-Life Opposing Force Capture The Flag'' mode manual (op4ctf_manual.htm)

==Selected gameography==
*''Half-Life Opposing Force'' (1999)
*Half-Life (Dreamcast port)|''Half-Life'' (Dreamcast port) (2001)
*Half-Life (PlayStation 2 port)|''Half-Life'' (PlayStation 2 port) (2001)
*''Half-Life Blue Shift'' (2001)

==Official biographies==
{{CollapsedBio|19991127150606/http//gearboxsoftware.com/talent.html|November 27, 1999|Stephen Bahl - Models, Animation|Stephen, an artist who focuses on model building and animation, is a power-house of 3d game content development. He created and brought to life the characters of “Eclipse Team” for Rebel Boat Rocker’s Prax War. Gearbox Software is glad to have Stephen for his clever animations, focus on the 3D game genre, cool enthusiasm, and level of output. Stephen is also our token member with real-world military experience. He was in the army for three years and earned the rank of corporal. He was stationed in locations like Panama and Korea.}}

{{CollapsedBio|20001006034131/http//gearboxsoftware.com/talent.html|October 6, 2000|Stephen Bahl - Models, Animation|Stephen, an artist who focuses on model building and animation, is a power-house of 3d game content development. He created and brought to life the characters of “Eclipse Team” for Rebel Boat Rocker’s Prax War. Gearbox Software is glad to have Stephen for his clever animations, focus on the 3D game genre, cool enthusiasm, and level of output. For OpFor, Stephen created all of the soldiers as well as many of the game's new weapons and creatures. He also creates Gearbox Software's teaser videos including the well received trailer for Half-Life Opposing Force. Stephen is also our token member with real-world military experience. He was in the army for three years and earned the rank of corporal. He was stationed in locations like Panama and Korea.}}

{{CollapsedBio|20010110074000/http//gearboxsoftware.com/talent.html|January 10, 2001|Stephen Bahl - CFO, Models, Animation, Conceptual Art|Stephen, an artist who focuses on model building and animation, is a power-house of 3d game content development. He created and brought to life the characters of “Eclipse Team” for Rebel Boat Rocker’s Prax War. Gearbox Software is glad to have Stephen for his clever animations, focus on the 3D game genre, cool enthusiasm, and level of output. For OpFor, Stephen created all of the soldiers as well as many of the game's new weapons and creatures. He also creates Gearbox Software's teaser videos including the well received trailer for Half-Life Opposing Force. Stephen is our token member with real-world military experience. He was in the army for three years and earned the rank of corporal. He was stationed in locations throughout the world such as Panama and Korea.}}

{{CollapsedBio|20011004043748/http//gearboxsoftware.com/talent.html|October 4, 2001|Stephen Bahl - CFO, Models, Animation, Conceptual Art|Stephen, an artist with a degree from the Art Institute of Dallas who focuses on model building and animation, is a power-house of 3d game content development. For Opposing Force, Stephen created all of the soldiers as well as many of the game's new weapons and creatures. He also creates Gearbox Software's teaser videos and trailers. Stephen is our token member with real-world military experience. He was in the army for three years and earned the rank of corporal. He was stationed in locations throughout the world such as Panama and Korea.}}

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