Cutting Edge Careers: Video Game Designer, 1st Edition

  • Stephanie Watson
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  • ISBN-10: 1682821854
  • ISBN-13: 9781682821855
  • DDC: 794.8
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released June 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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The popularity of video games has exploded in recent years, and new technologies like virtual reality have transformed gaming into a multi-billion dollar industry, creating numerous career opportunities. This book provides and overview the video game designer career path, including the salaries, job prospects, and viewpoints of industry leaders.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Video Game Designer at a Glance.
Introduction: Life as a Video Game Designer.
1: What Does a Video Game Designer Do?.
2: How Do You Become a Video Game Designer?.
3: What Skills and Personal Qualities Matter Most—and Why?.
4: What Is It Like To Work as a Video Game Designer?.
5: Advancement and Other Job Opportunities.
6: What Does the Future Hold for Video Game Designers?.
7: Interview with a Video Game Designer.
Source Notes.
Find Out More.
Picture Credits.
About The Author.