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What jobs are there in the games industry?

People often come to me asking if I know any good books or sources to give a beginner a good little overview of the jobs out there in the games industry. While I know many books on many specialties, most of which feature a decent overview of the game industry jobs and application areas, the choice really also depends on the game that is being developed as requirements may vary from platform to platform or whether you are creating an own or a licensed ip. However, here are the sites and sources I usually recommend to newbies. Feel free to share any good resources you have on the topic:

As the digital game industry matures, degrees are finally becoming more important and you find all information to get started with information on schools and programs at Gamasutra’s sister site GamerCareerGuide.


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