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How China's gaming regulations affect its market and the rest of the industry

Daniel Camilo explores the complexity of the Chinese market and whether it's worth considering for international developers

By Daniel Camilo

How Unpacking kept a steady heartbeat after going viral years before launch

Witch Beam's Wren Brier and Tim Dawson discuss how they cultivated their passion project's spark after it went viral

By Marie Dealessandri

Leadership lessons from Satoru Iwata

Five key tenets of Iwata's leadership style, as presented in "Iwata Asks"

By David Richards

Creative Chronicles: How to become a programmer

The Academy partners with Creative Assembly to publish its Creative Chronicles video series, today focusing on becoming a programmer

By Creative Assembly

Best practices for onboarding new recruits (without actually meeting them)

We talk to Inno Games about how to successfully integrate new members into a remote working team

By Marie Dealessandri

How to make your video games resume, portfolio, and job application stand out

The Academy shares tips on how to overcome the first barriers between you and the job you want

By Vikki Blake

How to get a job as a game producer

The Academy explores the many paths to working in video games production

By Marie Dealessandri

How to brush up your CV ahead of a careers fair

Developers, publishers and more offer advice on how to improve your chances of securing your next job

By James Batchelor

How to get a job as a video games tester

The Academy looks into how to get a job in video games quality assurance

By Christopher Dring

Get A Job In Games: Meet Kwalee

Sponsored article: The global multiplatform games publisher explains why it's become such a special place to work

By Academy Sponsored

The Academy Jobscast: Recruiting the next generation

Educators discuss the routes from university into games development as part of our Get A Job In Games Month

By GamesIndustry Staff

How to work with graduates and students

The Best Places To Work winners discuss ways to support the future generations of game creators

By Christopher Dring

How to succeed at a games industry job interview

Amiqus' Louise Wardale shares advice on how best to prepare for an interview

By Louise Wardale

How to get a job in game art

The Academy looks into how to get a job as a game artist

By Marie Dealessandri

A brief guide to becoming a concept artist

Shiro Games' concept artists tell the Academy about how the field is about much more than "pretty drawings"

By Marie Dealessandri

How to nail your application for a job in games

Amiqus' Will Hudson gives a recruiter's perspective on how best to approach applying for a role

By Will Hudson

What to do (and not to do) when networking and building your contact book

Games industry professionals give tips on how to "dive in" at networking events and make a great first impression

By Vikki Blake

The State of Recruitment | Academy Jobscast

First in our four-part series explores the hurdles developers and publishers must overcome to find the best new hires

By James Batchelor

Tips for a successful interview in the games industry

Splash Damage's Jason Tzaidas goes through the dos and don'ts of interviewing for an engineering role

By Jason Tzaidas

How to become a voice actor for video games

The Academy explores what it takes to work as a voice actor in the games industry

By Niall O'Donoghue

How to get a job as a narrative director

The Academy looks at how to secure one of the most senior roles in video game storytelling

By James Batchelor

How to get a job as a games writer

The Academy looks into how to get a job writing video games

By Marie Dealessandri

A brief guide to writing for video games

Our EGX Rezzed Digital panel discusses the different aspects of being a writer in the games industry

By Marie Dealessandri

Everything you need to know about the UK's Kickstart scheme

Into Games' Sara Cristina Machado gives an introduction to the UK government's scheme for funding young talent

By Sara Cristina Machado

Brenda Romero's tips for building your personal brand

Brenda Romero gives students advice on how to build and grow their reputation before even entering the industry

By Marie Dealessandri

How to get a job in the games industry

The Academy guides to finding games industry jobs in all sectors, from game design to journalism to games PR and more

By Marie Dealessandri

Understanding and supporting neurodiversity in the workplace

The Academy looks into neurodiversity and how companies can better support and empower their staff

By Marie Dealessandri

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