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Game Designer

Game designers are an important part of a comprehensive team of designers and developers that coordinate the complex task of creating a new video game. Game designers have duties like designing characters, levels, puzzles, art and animation. 

Career Options

  • •Web developers •Computer programmers •Game designers

Educational Qualifications

  • Minimum Qualification- 10+2

Personal Skills

  • •Team Player •Good communication skills •Be able to accept constructive feedback on your work •Be able to present your ideas both verbally and on paper •Imaginative and creative •Good written and verbal communication skills •Knowledge of basic visual design and drawing skills •Reasonably fluent in a range of 2D and 3D graphics and animation packages
  • such as 3D Studio Max
  • NUKE or Maya •Programming skills at least at ‘scripting’ level •An awareness of the various games platforms and technologies

Courses to be pursued

  • MS in Information Technology - Database Design Concentration •MS in Information Technology - Internet Security Concentration •BS in Game Programming and Development •BS in Computer Science

Top Colleges

  • Arena Animation Arena Animation offers a wide range of career & short-term courses suitable for students & working professionals with different learning needs. Course timings are flexible so that anyone can attend as per their convenience. Address Arena animation Center Address: 301, M-3, AVG BHAWAN, Middle Circle, near Rajiv Chowk metro station Gate No 3, 4connaught place, delhi, new delhi, delhi-ncr INDIA-110001 Center Head: BHAWANA MANSHARAMANI Ph- 011-32328444/919650679762
  • Asian Institute of Gaming and Animation - AIGA AIGA is specialized in digital content creation for the AVGC industry. From games to movies, learn how to create assets and program for interactive entertainment. Address AIGA No. 41/1, Murugeshpalya, Old Airport Road Opposite Kempfort Mall Bangalore, Karnataka India - 560017 Phone - +91 80 40480900 Email - info@aiga.in

Working Conditions

•Long working Hours •Work Setting- At first glance, game designers seem to work in traditional office environments, with individual work stations and a central conference area. Game designers' computers are loaded with cutting-edge graphics programs that generate games' eye-popping visual effects. •Team Collaboration- One will definitely get to polish the collaborative skills as a game designer. When you're ready to pitch a game concept to your fellow team members, for example, you'll likely congregate around a central work table. •Physical Hazards- Spending extended hours at your computer can result in eyestrain or other visual problems. Typing countless lines of game instructions, or manipulating endless graphics elements to achieve the right effect.

Top Companies

  • 99Games is another mobile games development studio that deserves a mention for placing India on the global map of digital gaming. A subsidiary of Udupi based Robosoft Technologies founded by Rohith Bhat in 1996; 99Games mostly develops games for the iOS platform. 99Games 217 N.H.66, Santhekatte, New Udupi - 576 105, Karnataka India. +91-820- 2593930
  • Axis Entertainment Limited Axis Entertainment Limited came into prominence for its Sara’s Cooking Series of games for the female gamers who are fond of cooking. This Indian company stepped into gaming with a vision and mission to create not just games but brands on international levels. Axis Entertainment Limited 602, 6th Floor, Rupa Solitaire, MBP, MIDC Mahape, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400710, India. Tel: 91-22-2778 4400

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