The process of creation and publication of a modern video game involves a large number of technical and non-technical tasks. The video game is the end result of coordinated efforts of numerous technical experts, the production team, marketing staff and many other individuals. Broadly speaking, the various career options in the gaming industry can be classified into the following categories:
Game designing encompasses a wide range of activities, from creation of the basic game concept to conceptualization of the game’s plot, characters, maps, gameplay, user interface and other aspects and facets of the game. As a student or young graduate, you can focus on specific aspects or facets of game designing. At the lower level, game designing and programming activities often overlap.