The Eurogamer Expo 2010 and Game Careers Fair as seen by Game Careers .BIZ took place at Earls Court, London, UK 22-25 September 2010. The Career Fair featured jobs from BAFTA, Birmingham City University, Creative Assembly, Crytek, EA Playfish, Foundation 9, Jagex, Keen Games, Microsoft’s Rare studio, Mind Candy, Relentless Software, SEGA, Sports Interactive, Train2Game, [...]
Game programming and engineering job descriptions and salary ranges in the UK. First published in 2009, these figures still hold good as a broad guide to salary ranges. Most expensive locations like London will be at top of salary range and lower cost locations like the North East of the UK and parts of Scotland [...]
Game Careers recommends a new site devoted to the advancement of music and sound in games. Check out Game Audio 101 from Ben Long. It also has a fledgling job board under the toolbox link. Music, sound design & dialogue are the three main components of game audio. Each of these carries a unique set of [...]
David Smith from Game Careers and Interactive Selection met with Jack McCall, Head of Creative Productions of Mind Candy in London, UK at the recent GI.BIZ career fair at Earls Court London. Mind Candy is hiring for their Moshi Monsters game.
The BBC has gone direct to the games industry and plans to go direct to consumers for its first Doctor Who game. Charles Cecil has been signed up to make Doctor Who: The Adventure Games. The episodic, PC/Mac games are billed as an extra four episodes for the new 13-show series five run which began [...]