Gaming has become a legitimate career path at last. Gaming is generally recognized as interactive, skill-based play that relies upon specific indicators of progression and success (like moving to the next level or unlocking a new facet of the game). Today’s gamers are finding exciting and rewarding career options that were not available two or three decades ago. A passion and talent for gaming opens up career paths that range from professional player and coach, to game developer and brand ambassador.
Specific careers include:
- Animators and Artists
- Game Development
- User Experience Specialist
- Audio Engineer
- Professional Gamer
- Game Designers and Programmers
- eSports Coaches & Players
- Recruitment & Talent Sourcing
Careers in Gaming provides detailed information and need-to-know information on various careers available as a gamer, helpful information about working in the gig economy, education or skill-set requirements for careers in gaming. Each chapter provides a wealth of real-world information including A Day in the Life, Work Environment, Education & Training, Earnings & Advancement, Employment Outlook, Networking Contacts, Areas with the Highest Employment Levels, and Conversations with Real Professional.