Career Questions tagged Gaming

Do you think Playerunknown's battlegrounds is a good PC game to give someone as a birthday gift?

One of my friends is having a birthday in the next week, so I am planning to give a player unknown battlegrounds as a gift. While surfing on the internet, I found this site . If anyone knows the better option for buying this game, Please let me know....

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Active Feb 08 at 06:56 AM

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Where is a good place to study the skills to become a game developer?

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Active Feb 04 at 08:45 PM

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Posted by Eric P.’s Avatar Eric P.
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Ashley Pancho | Senior-Applications Developer at AT&T / Graduate Student at ... I attended a semester of classes at Southern Methodist University's graduate ...

What would I need to study in order to be a video game journalist?

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Active Jan 05 at 11:15 PM

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Posted by K J.’s Avatar K J.
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G. Mark Stewart | Adjunct Professor Engineering First, you'd obviously have to gain some experience with video games ...

How to get started in eSports?

I'm curious as to how I can get started in eSports, like does anyone know any coaches under the games Overwatch or League of Legends I could possibly get into contact with? #esports #video-games #gaming...

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Active Dec 04 '18 at 01:29 AM

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Posted by Olivia C.’s Avatar Olivia C.
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Lisa Walton | Sales Engineer, industrial pumps Esports is a rapidly expanding sport at the collegiate level, and ...

What equipment do I need to professionally stream video games on Twitch.Tv

I am a kid and I like to play video games such as fortnite and I was wondering what stuff I need ot have a high quality stream. #video-game-design #gaming #video-games #game-design...

#computer-games

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Active Sep 14 '18 at 05:25 PM

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Posted by Matt M.’s Avatar Matt M.
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Steven Trevathan This is a tough one! Professional game streaming is an emerging ...

What specific subjects does one need to learn in order to create the "gameplay" in a video game?

Gameplay: the specific way players interact with a game. #video-games #gaming #tech...

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Active Sep 06 '18 at 01:38 AM

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Posted by Gilberto A.’s Avatar Gilberto A.
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Christy Marx | Writer & Narrative Designer Many people contribute to the "gameplay", but two main areas you ...

How hard is it to be a video game programmer?

Hello. I'm an 8th grade student from South Floyd Elementary School in a VIL STEM camp and I would like to know how hard it is to make a full video game. I've practiced by making simple "character walk" game but I wanna know how to make a full 3d game like "Mario Odyssey" or "Overwatch"....

#video-games #gaming #programmer #tech #video-game-design

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Active Aug 20 '18 at 03:47 PM

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Posted by Erika T.’s Avatar Erika T.
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Jonathan Sutherland | Director of Marketing at Feeding Children Everywhere Big games like you listed are made by large teams of ...

what can i major in if i love sports and games

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Active Aug 08 '18 at 01:27 PM

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Do you have to study at a collage to be a video game designer

I want to be a video game designer of my career in the future job, but I is BROKE so i don't know if you have to go to collage for video game designing . and how much do they pay yearly? #videogames #videogamedevelopment #collage #idon'tknowwhattodo #gaming #computer games...

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Active Dec 05 '18 at 05:40 PM

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Posted by Kristo B.’s Avatar Kristo B.
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Zhanwu Xiong | Software Engineer at Airbnb I have been working with game designers from several game studios, ...

Do pro gamers get other opportunities in the industry ?

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Active Jun 28 '18 at 08:27 PM

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Posted by Borey P.’s Avatar Borey P.
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Daniel Moy | Google Software Engineer Some, but not most. E.g. coaching can be one path. Streaming ...

Do I have to go to college to be a youtuber?

I am 12 years old and some people said they went to college to be a famous youtuber so I was wondering if you have to go to college to be a youtuber? #computer #gaming...

#youtuber

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Active May 22 '18 at 08:30 PM

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Posted by Jaida J.’s Avatar Jaida J.
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Jacqueline Kinneary | Manager at PwC Hi Jaida! A college degree isn't required to have your own ...

How do you get into the game design industry as an artist?

When going into the game design industry, how do you expand your art portfolio to get noticed by developers that can commission you? #art #video-games #video-game-design #game-design...

#gaming

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Active Apr 30 '18 at 04:43 AM

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Posted by James S.’s Avatar James S.
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Cuong Nguyen | Web Designer/Motion Graphic Designer Hey James, Since you want to be an artist in the ...

what kid of knolge do i need for game designing

Cause since i was little i was always in to gaming ,it was probe cause my cousin would drag me to there house every weekend to play crash. and i am in to drawing and creating my own art so i would put them to gather...

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Active Feb 28 '18 at 05:29 AM

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Andy Tennant There's multiple answers to this depending on what area of game ...

Can I really be a game tester at the age of 17?

I want to be able to get a job, I need experience, game development could be a career choice for me. #game-development #beta-testing #gaming...

#game-industry

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Active Feb 10 '18 at 02:22 AM

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Posted by Jada Rogue S.’s Avatar Jada Rogue S.
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Christy Marx | Writer & Narrative Designer I've worked in games as a game designer and narrative designer, ...

Does it take a lot to work or college time to work for those big companies like Apple, microsoft, sony, or anything video game related.

I hate college and think its a waste of time and money. Is there any i can work at these places without going to college. #gaming #videogamesmaking...

#videogames

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Active Feb 14 '18 at 04:45 AM

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Posted by Manuel R.’s Avatar Manuel R.
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Kevin O'Gorman | Game Designer and Educator: Want to know about ... It really depends on what sort of work you are planning ...

What do I need to do to be able to work in Cyber Security?

My name is Marcel and I´m 17 years old. I have thought about what I want to be in life and that is a couple of different things. I have thought about doing something in cybersecurity, gaming, social media, application designer, or something in the technology field relate to those categories....

#gaming #social-media #mobile-applications #cybersecurity #career-goals #cyber-security #technology #gaming-industry

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Active Jun 27 '18 at 12:29 PM

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Posted by Marcel W.’s Avatar Marcel W.
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Jim Mcconnell | Corporate Security Profressional Marcel, (Cyber) Security is a great field, a very wide variety ...

How do I know what games are popular on YouTube?

I am 12 and I want to be a YouTuber. There are millions of games out there. How will I know what games to play? #gaming #youtube...

#blogging

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:54 PM

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Posted by Tommy T.’s Avatar Tommy T.
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Stephanie Murnen | Sr. Manager, Surgical Gloves Marketing at Cardinal Health https://edwardsturm.com/best-games-youtube-2016/ https://vidstatsx.com/youtube-top-100-most-viewed-games-gaming https://gamerant.com/most-popular-games-youtube/ http://venturebeat.com/2016/10/10/heres-the-top-25-most-popular-games-by-country-on-youtube/ Here are some lists on the top ...

What does a game designers schedule look like

Hello I am wanting to know more about game designing and about their schedule and if their is any additional information you or someone else knows please tell me #gaming...

#designing

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:54 PM

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Posted by hayden B.’s Avatar hayden B.
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Michael Cox | Game designer and owner of Templarius Games. Depends on the studio and the scope of work. If you're ...

Can I make a career on Pokemon?

I am 12 and I absolutely LOVE Pokemon. But can I make a career on It? #gaming #cards...

#pokemon

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Kelly LaBuff’s Avatar Ben Landis’s Avatar Natalie Fein, MSeD, NCC, DCC’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:54 PM

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Posted by Tommy T.’s Avatar Tommy T.
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Kelly LaBuff | Product Designer at CareerVillage.org Hi Tommy, I love your question, and I'm also a Pokemon ...

what collage courses should I take if I want to be a YouTuber?

I am 12 and when I grow up I want to be a YouTuber. I promised my mom I would go to collage but you don't need to go to collage to be a YouTuber. So what collage courses can I take? #gaming #youtube...

#blogging

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Natalie Fein, MSeD, NCC, DCC’s Avatar Joey Beyer MD, MSLIS’s Avatar
Active Mar 01 '18 at 02:24 PM

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Posted by Tommy T.’s Avatar Tommy T.
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Natalie Fein, MSeD, NCC, DCC | Nationally Certified Counselor Hi Tommy, You don't need a particular degree to achieve Youtube ...

What kind of jobs are out there for someone who just wants to live stream and play video games?

My brother and I have thrown around the idea of someday uploading videos onto YouTube and becoming really popular. Although recently I have been really busy with college, and my brother got hurt while working in the Carpentry field. So, he has to take nerve supplements and all he can really do...

#gaming #computer-games #youtube #college-major #video-production #live-stream

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:53 PM

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Posted by Brandon H.’s Avatar Brandon H.
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Ben Landis | Content Marketing Intern at CareerVillage.org To answer you question there most likely aren't any college courses ...

Computer science

How can computer science relate to virtual reality? #computer-science #technology #gaming...

#virtual-reality

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Eric Willisson’s Avatar Casey Raymond’s Avatar
Active Feb 18 '18 at 08:20 PM

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Posted by Bill T.’s Avatar Bill T.
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Eric Willisson | Software Engineer at Google Hi, Bill! Most virtual reality requires programming. Virtual reality is fairly ...

How many steps does an interview for an internship regarding programming have? I am interested in the gaming industry.

How many steps do an interview have? I'm curious about Part-time and internship job. Maybe programmer? Gaming things. Thanks! #jobs #programming #interviews #gaming...

#gaming-industry

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Daniela Silva’s Avatar Daniel Moy’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:40 PM

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Posted by Wenge X.’s Avatar Wenge X.
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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Wenge, Blow your next interview out of the water with ...

how much money does a game designer make?

I am pretty interested in game designing and i would like to know more about game designing and development #gaming...

#video-game-design

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Matt Manuel’s Avatar Wael Al-Rihawi’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:36 PM

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Posted by johan L.’s Avatar johan L.
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Matt Manuel | Principal Group Program Manager Great question. Fortunately the information is available here: http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/221533/Game_Developer_Salary_Survey_2014_The_results_are_in.php Salaried game ...

How much money is put into video game designing?

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:18 PM

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Posted by Latavis D.’s Avatar Latavis D.
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Faseeh Ahmed | Client Tech Support Sr. Executive at Dell It can vary from gaming genre. You can have a game ...

How can you create an original video game plot?

There's a lot of different types of gaming. Fighting, Platforming, Shooting. All the ideas I had are already taken....

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:31 PM

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Posted by Jaydon C.’s Avatar Jaydon C.
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Kevin O'Gorman | Game Designer and Educator: Want to know about ... First, we need to work on your terminology. The plot is ...

Would you need to learn about coding to be a video game designer?

I would like to be a video game designer....

#gaming

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:30 PM

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Posted by Jaydon C.’s Avatar Jaydon C.
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Benjamin Kegerise | 3D Environment Artist You do not "need" to know coding to be a designer, ...

Would Video Game designer be considered as tech?

Since their is a lot of programming put into creating video games would there be something in the tech department that could be beneficial to wanting to work in the gaming industry? Weather is has to do with animation or not. #tech #animation #gaming...

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:29 PM

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Posted by Lisa G.’s Avatar Lisa G.
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Kushalappa Kaveriappa | Technical Consultant at Citrix The gaming industry is at full swing; video games are enjoyed ...

Can I get into the gaming industry as solely a writer?

I've always been more interested in writing than dealing with technology, so I'm wondering if it's possible to have no knowledge/education in programming yet still be involved as a writer on a video game, or if some knowledge of programming and technology is preferred/expected? #video-games...

#gaming #video-game-development #writer #gaming-industry #game-development

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:24 PM

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Posted by Calvin K.’s Avatar Calvin K.
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Brendan Thorne | Senior Game Designer at Bungie It's possible, but extremely difficult, as there are few positions and ...

do you have to go to college to be a programmer for games?

i hate school. it's expensive too #software #engineers...

#gaming

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Active Jan 30 '18 at 11:24 AM

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Posted by Jennifer C.’s Avatar Jennifer C.
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Samuel Wilson | Analytics Intern at Dell You don't HAVE to attend a specific course to be a ...

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