|How can I get jobs in the video game industry?
Getting jobs in the video game industry is almost as hard as landing a job as an actor in Hollywood. With the gaming industry growing bigger and bigger each and every year it is only expected to get harder to land that job in the video game industry. There is really only one way good way to improve your chances getting a job in the video game industry and that is becoming a video game tester.
Some of you might be wondering why that can help you out even if you want to end up being a programmer, graphic designer, etc for a game. First thing first, it will get you a foot in the door. Video game tester jobs can be a stepping stone job that will greatly enhance the probability of becoming selected for a job in the industry.
If becoming more than a game tester is what you want you will probably want to find a video game tester job in your area. Most of the time, you will want to live close to the main headquarters for the game company you are trying to get a job for. A good place for this is probably California as a lot of game companies are based there.
That info is just fine and dandy but what can I do to increase my chances of becoming selected to become a video game tester? Great question as finding a job as a game tester can also sometimes be as much trouble as getting a different job in the video game industry.
On the internet you will be able to find many different guides written specifically to help you find and get a job in the game industry as a game tester. You can see many different reviews of programs and what I recommend you check out to help you on your way. Below you will find a link to one of the many guides that I have reviewed. Most of these help you find a job where you can be a game tester at home but you can easily apply the information to finding a job at the game company headquarters. Feel free to check it out.
Video Game Tester Jobs