Lecture Guerrilla Games: AAA game dev & applying for game dev positions

Posted on 2015-03-20 in Uncategorised

DGDARC organizes a presentation by Guerrilla Games in collaboration with game design lecturer Marries van de Hoef. Guerrilla Games is the largest AAA game development studio in the Netherlands and belongs to the worldwide top in AAA game development. Reaching this highest level of quality requires a special game development approach which is difficult to imagine if you haven’t been involved in it. In the first half of the lecture their incredibly meticulous development process is unveiled. The second half of the lecture will get you acquainted with the process of applying for a job in the game industry, focusing at the AAA industry. How does the application process work? What are important skills for academic students? What should an academic technical portfolio look like? This is essential knowledge to prepare you for applying for a game development job.

The speaker will be Angie Smets, she is the executive producer at Guerrilla Games and member of the management team. She will speak on April 8th 15:15-17:00 in the Educatorium Megaron lecture hall.

If you are considering a game development career, this is a presentation you don’t want to miss! The lecture is part of both the game design (Game-ontwerp) curriculum and the Game and Media Technology master colloquium.

In short:
– Lecture on AAA game development and applying for a developer position
– By Angie Smets
– On April 8th, 15:15-17:00
– In the Megaron hall of the Educatorium building
– For all game technology bachelor and game and media technology master students

See you there!