Video games are more popular than ever, but the industry is small and notoriously difficult to break into. This audiobook will cover the complete process from job application to landing a job, as well as give an honest look at life as a professional video game developer.
In an ultra-competitive industry, you need every advantage possible to stand out from the crowd. By listening to this audiobook, you will receive power-ups and bonus XP for your journey in game development.
Some of the topics covered in this audiobook include:
Different career paths inside professional video game development
Deciding whether to enroll in a school or program in order to get a job
Tips on writing your cover letter, resume, and creating a high-quality portfolio or demo reel
Using networking and social media to become a better job candidate
Proven methods of searching for game development jobs
A look behind the scenes at the typical job application process inside video game studios
A breakdown of the full interview process
What to expect during an on-site interview and how to have a successful one
Information about money such as salary, relocation, benefits, and at-will employment
Some of the perils of working in video games such as layoffs and working overtime
Reasons why a career game development might not be right for you
If you are interested in a career working in video games or just curious about how game studios work from an insiders perspective, this audiobook will shine a light on all these topics and more. Whether you dream of a successful career in video games or are simply curious, this audiobook will provide knowledge and insight about the game industry written by a professional game developer.
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