Games developers design, create and produce computer or video games. They work in games development teams with artists, programmers, producers and marketing staff. Games developers usually specialise in a particular game platform (PlayStation, Xbox or Nintendo, for example) and a particular aspect of game development, such as programming artificial intelligence or gameplay.
Duties & Tasks
Games developers may perform the following tasks:draw up detailed design documentation, including charts and diagrams that outline the various concepts and components involvedmodify and document the programme code to correct errorstest the game and make amendments to enhance its capabilitiesprepare digital graphics, animations, sound, video, photographs and images for editingcombine structural, mechanical and artistic elements into the game's environment, such as buildings, vehicles and decorative finishes.
- aptitude for computing creative and artistic flair commitment to understanding and using new technology good communication skills aptitude for drawing understanding of colour and form able to work as part of a team.