This week Ukie Students spoke to Liz Mercuri, Prince William Scholar and computer programmer, about her aspiring career in games. Liz has previously spoken at the Ukie Careers Bar at EGX.
Ukie: Please can you introduce yourself and your current role in a few sentences.
(Above: James Schall from Sega speaking at the Ukie Careers Bar at Rezzed 2014)
We spoke to Datascope Recruitment, an award-winning recruitment agency, about their advice for games students submitting programming demos.
On Friday 24th April, Ukie will be livestreaming an exciting interactive webinar exclusively for Ukie Students, where Chris Roe (Art Director at Fat Pebble), Caitlin Goodale (Graphic Designer at Lift London) and Max Scott-Slade (Game Design Director at Glitche.rs) will be discussing art and design in games.
Three Video Game Ambassadors share their experiences of working in the games industry
Check out this great video from Charlie Hasdell, Creative Director of Singstar, about working in the games industry and his experiences designing the singstar titles.
"The best thing anyone can do that wants to get into games is to start making games."