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Playing games is one of the oldest ways for entertainment and recreation in human beings. As the technology is advancing, the definitions and forms of games are changing. Today, computer games are quiet popular in kids and adults. Game zones are becoming commercial centres in big malls, shopping centres, etc. Apart from video games and computer games, there are other new innovative games coming in the market. They are educational and skills oriented games. These games are so much in demand that game design as a career option is a lucrative and challenging idea.
Game designing is an art of applying design and aesthetics to create a game. The games may be for a solo player or to be played within partners or in a group.
There are various courses in India available for those who wish to make their career in game design. There are graduation courses like B.Sc in Multimedia and Animation, Diploma or Post graduation Diploma courses like Diploma in Game design and Integration, Diploma in Digital Arts or there are simple Certification courses conducted by various institutes like Certification in Game Art and Design, Game designing and Development, Video game (Design, Art and Programming), Certification course in gaming or Certification in Game development.
There are few institutes in India which are exclusively providing courses on Game design apart from general multimedia and animation courses. These institutes are;
• Industrial Design Centre, IIT Mumbai
• DSK International School of Design, Pune,
• Srishti School of Design, Bangalore,
• Picasso Animation College, Delhi,
• School of Audio Engineering, Chennai
There are various other Schools and Colleges which are providing parallel courses which support Game Design like 2D, 3D, visual effects, animation, Web animation, Special effects, Graphics, Creative Design, Editing and Illustration.
Game designing is a lucrative field with full of challenges in creativity. This career is in demand in India and abroad. Since more people are playing games on computers and other gadgets like play stations, mobiles, tablets etc. the gaming industry reaches around 30 billion dollars slab in US. A game designer generally has functions like designing characters, levels and puzzles or art & animations. He may be required to write a code (software code) using various computer languages. He may also get into project management and testing jobs like testing early versions of video games.
There are various game production companies like Electronic Arts, Square Enix, Sony, Nitendo, Microsoft etc. There are some Indian companies which are already established and doing good business. Companies like Milestone Interactive, Zapak, E-Xpress, Redington, Trine, Dhruva Interactive, Nazarra Technologies etc have many opportunities for aspirants of game desigining. The start up salary for any fresh graduate or applicant is not less than 3 lakhs per annum. For professional and highly skilled and creative candidates, it is much more. There are various opportunities available abroad with decent remuneration and job satisfaction.
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