Video Game Developers

By: Johanna Pineda


They are the people who makes the video game we play every day!! They work 30-40 hours a week. Their starting salary is 25,000+ euros per year. Programming, designing, animating, or writing the story and dialog are the options for making the game.


In order to be a video game developer, you would have to have a bachelors degree in video game making, graphic design, math, information systems, and computer science. You would also need a high school diploma. A good school to go to would be the University of Southern California Los Angles.

Skills needed

You would need special training if you are a intern. You training would be testing how much you know about it. You would not need any certificates of any kind or any unusual training.

Job Duties

You can have many roles in this jobs. You can be a/an..

  • Designer
  • Artist
  • Animator
  • Programmer
  • Writer


Some people will probably move to find a better collage to go to. You will sometimes will have to work overtime if your wrapping up the game or making a breakthrough. The work space is ether going to be a office or a studio depending on the role. You would rarely travel unless you are proposing a game to a company.