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Adventures in Game Production

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New GameDev.net Challenge!

See my post here - http://www.gamedev.n...-dev-challenge/

I did one of these something like 3 years ago and thought it was cool, and I figured it was time to do it again. It is a weekend challenge, theme announced on Friday at noon, 72 hour window for development,...

Where the Jobs Are

I'm not sure how long this entry will be, but this is just something that has been on my mind. In the games industry news we are constantly seeing studios laying off. Back when was I was interviewing around I had two different companies close the position (without hiring anyone), with one of them admitting they realized they didn't have the budget...

Job Search Metrics

I promised a summation of my job search metrics awhile ago, and now I'm finally sitting down to finish compiling it and to write it out. Not sure if anyone will find this useful or beneficial, but I figured I'd throw it out there just in case [wink] Some of these numbers may be slightly off, due to my record keeping being my e-mail, but they are pretty...

Hired!

I'll keep this short because I'll be writing a follow-up entry with metrics on my job search within the next few days. I'm now employed again! I'll be joining the Zynga Dallas team as a Producer in about a week and a half. w00t!

Interviews :)

Well, I wrapped up my face-to-face interview with Bioware Austin about an hour ago and I have a face-to-face interview with Toy Studio in two days. I'm keeping my fingers crossed!

To provide more actual substance in this journal entry, listed below are 10 questions that I have had asked of me, and you should be able to answer them. Most of them don't have...