Does playing video games all day and getting paid for it sound like a good time? If so being a video game tester might be a great career for you. In this article we break down what it means to be a game tester and how you can get a job playing video games!
There's a popular belief that video games are only button-mashing action and that there's no room for thinking and consideration or even more, literature. As the video game industry is still in its infancy when compared to other art forms, the publishing industry is still attempting to catch up with its sudden rise and demand. Over the last few years, there are more and more impressive books about the video game space, from encyclopedias to comics to actual novels.
The video game industry is massive and accumulated a whopping $159B revenue in 2020. As such, it seems reasonable that even more talented job-seekers consider jumping in. However, interviewing for some of the big game studios can be the least intimidating, especially when in recent years, the game industry has become more competitive than ever before. In this post we'll share some tips to land a job in the video game industry.
Video game testers are right in the very heart of the $160 billion video gaming industry by making sure that video games are free of glitches before release in order to prevent customer dissatisfaction. Video game testing can be rigorous but rewarding. In this article we dive into some of the less well known secrets of the trade.
Have you always wanted to work in the video game space but don't know what type of jobs exist? We break down 6 careers that exist in the video game industry that gamers love! One of these will blow your mind!
Have you ever asked yourself, “How do I become a game developer?” Maybe you’ve been playing video games so long your thumbs are calloused or you’ve been programming here and there and want to make the jump to create video games. Either way, it’s going to take some experience to break into the video game industry. In this article, we’ll outline some steps that help you stand out amongst the pack and some ways you can get experience if you’re just starting out in the Video Game Developer world. Strap in, double check your keyboard and mouse connections and let’s go!
With all the buzz around video games it might be a good time to break into the industry. You may ask yourself questions like, “Where do I start ?” “What skills are needed?” “What jobs exist?” In this article, we’ll answer these questions in detail and share some insights to how you can break into this exciting space. Grab your headsets, strap in and let’s go on a ride!...or just continue reading. That works too.