Are you brimming with ideas for video games? If so a video game designer could be the career for you. In this job, you’ll come up with the concepts that eventually become video games. You’ll develop the storylines and characters, then work with a creative team of designers and developers through the game production process to bring your game to life.

Game design is becoming ever more complex, so an accredited Games Art and Design course is essential in making this career a reality.

Primary duties: Video game designers create video games based on concepts. They may experiment and work with different aspects of gameplay. A video game designer may develop plots, characters, tasks, scenarios, methods for winning or losing a game and user interface options.

Primary duties: Video game designers construct the story mode and challenges for users playing the game. Designers work with artists and programmers to make sure they are following the design and it is consistent with the audio and visual presentation.