Find your favorite role to play
You don’t have to be interested in just computer programming or animation to have a career in gaming. Here are a few of the many possible paths. Find out more about these and other careers—including job descriptions, salary ranges, and education requirements.
If you like video game trailers, a role in Marketing Management might be right for you.
Special FX Artist
If you like painting or drawing, a role in Special Effects might be right for you.
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Learn how others got there
Gaming offers so many unique career paths. But don’t take our word for it. Hear from a pro. Click on the link below to watch recent talks from gaming industry leaders like Arin Goldsmith, Senior Talent Marketing Specialist from Blizzard, Chris Munson, Head of Xbox sports at Microsoft, and more. Don’t wait to discover the career that’s right for you.
✦ Level Up: How to Get a Job in the Gaming Industry ✦
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