Get the latest Education e-news

Go Back   Game Career Guide Forums > Design
Forum Home Register Members List Mark Forums Read

Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 01-15-2010, 12:11 AM   #1
Senior Member

Activity Longevity
0/20 17/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss156
Location: Sterling Height, Michigan
Default Is what my friend says true?

Basically, my friend wants to be a game designer as well, but he says it's practically "A must" to learn how to program or do 3D models in order to become a game designer. After reading Tom Sloper's Article though, it seems more or less that you'd need to learn about them, but not necessarily know how to do them to a professional extent and you should pursue the knowledge in the field you're most interested in. I mean, it's also obvious that the things my friend mention will definitely boost your chances, however... After trying to program in one of my classes, it really wasn't a erm... "fun" experience for me. I didn't really enjoy it in other words, so I'm gonna try 3D modelling, however, I don't want it to be my job. I wish to only learn it so I can understand how to explain things and possibly do some work to create designs or general ideas of how I want something to look to a lesser extent. Anyhow, I'm a bit nervous cause I'm pretty sure I read that Programming, Designing, and Art were different parts of the industry.
Siberianhusky89 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
All times are GMT -8. The time now is 08:02 AM.

UBM Tech