Video Game Designer

Ismael Hurtado

Job description

  • Design features for video games. games being created with mechanical machines, creating characters, and story-line. created, and design information or evidence. helping and coming up with ideas, and co-operating with other programmers to make a video game.

Duties and responsibilities.

Creating story plots in the game, characters, type of game it should be, designing the art style, and voice acting/ sound included to make noises or music.

Education requirements.

"Video game designers typically have a bachelor's degree in game design, computer engineering, or computer science which takes four to five years to complete. Courses in a game design degree program may include project management, integrated video design and technology, game prototyping and level design."

Job outlook

"The overall job outlook for video game designers career has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 32.33 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 5.39 percent per year. Demand for Video Game Designers is expected to go up, with an expected 7,940 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 11.59 percent over the next few years."

Salary, and work Environment.

Average:$69,370, 90% made at least:$35,500, 75% made at least:$50,950, 50% made at least:$68,570, 25% made at least:$87,120, 10% made at least:$103,270

Related courses, and experience.

Art, graphic design, computer tech.

One of the experience i had with creating a game, was creating a video game character on my own, got bored of it, because I didn't have the equipment I needed, so I decided to wait till the time is right to do it again.

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