There are many different jobs and roles to fill during the production of real-world video games. Perhaps the most popular job titles you hear thrown around are game developer and game designer. While the two jobs may sound similar, in reality, they are uniquely different roles filled by different types of thinkers. This means there’s […]
What's Going on in Gaming Today?
Over the last 20 years the popularity of video games has significantly increased, completely changing the entertainment industry.
With improvements in technology and the growth of Esports, video games have finally taken the center stage. With that growth, the need for smart and creative video game designers, developers, and artists has risen to an all-time high.
Check out some popular gaming industry articles:
- Top 10 Books for Game Design
- The Rise of Women in Gaming
- How to Become a Video Game Tester
- The 50 Greatest Video Game Characters ... Ever!
- Game Design Youtube Channels
Games that used to take 3-10 people to create, now take more than 100 and costs tens of millions of dollars. Even games designed for mobile devices can take years to create. But with so much money on the line (billions), it's more important than ever to produce something special.
With all that's changing it can be a little difficult to figure out where you fit in. For those interested in getting an education, becoming a professional game designer, or making games from home, we've organized our gaming industry archives to help you take the next step.
The Fun Side of Gaming:
Gaming’s popularity is ever on the rise, with no sign of it stopping any time soon. When an industry is generating billions of dollars annually, it always follows that people will try and capitalize on the market. In a world where technology is at everyone’s fingertips, and the paths to exposure are more accessible than […]
While most people use Reddit to kill time by joining discussions and reading news threads, the popular social media site has also become a treasure trove of valuable resources for aspiring game designers. The following are only a few of the many threads on Reddit that we recommend every game developer to check out, whether […]