Some Tips For Becoming a Video Game Tester
If you love playing video games, you can earn money while doing so if you become a video game tester. The video game industry is growing, and experts say it will continue to do so for years to come. That means there will be many jobs available. However, you will need to make yourself stand out among your peers. Listed below are some tips for becoming a video game tester.
You may likely think that the only skill you need to be a tester is good hand/eye coordination. This is not the case, however. You will also need to have good writing and oral communications. As a tester, you will not only be testing the game, but you will also be reporting on errors and system crashes as well. The developers will need to be able to read and understand your comments fully.
These jobs are not typically posted in your local want ads or newspapers. A good rule of thumb is to check out the gaming company's website. Here they will list those jobs available in house and those that are telecommute. If you are an avid gamer, you are likely involved in many game networking sites. These will often list testing jobs as well.
It is important to keep in mind that these jobs are widely competed and will go fast. If you see one that you are interested in, apply for it immediately. Once you are in the industry, you will find that there are many growth opportunities available.
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