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GAMESJOBSDIRECT CLIENT NEWS

  • Studio Spotlight: Electric Square

    25 Sep 2019

    Electric Square are the Games Jobs Direct homepage sponsor for September 2019. We took a closer look at the studio, their projects and what it's like to work for them.

  • Diversity in Gaming

    18 Sep 2019

    Diversity in video games is important as the stereotype of 'young straight white male' does not describe the variety of people who play video games around the world. Representation in popular medium is important and it's time that video games embraced reflecting the diversity of their audiences. Currys PC World has taken a look at how far video games have come, and how much work there still is to do.

  • Game Programming Jobs - Software Engineers, Gameplay, Network, Server Developers and more - Sept 2019

    09 Sep 2019

    Here is our Sept 2019 round up of Video Game programming vacancies from studios across the world.

  • Games Jobs Direct at Gamescom 2019

    02 Sep 2019

    Games Jobs Direct attended Gamescom for the first time in 2019. It was a tiring, exciting, ridiculously busy few days filled with games, game and more games.

  • German Video Game Jobs - July 2019

    24 Jul 2019

    GamesJobsDirect.com works with some amazing video game studios in Germany and we wanted to do a quick round up of some of the very best that Deutschland has to offer.

  • Hompage Takeover July - Rebellion

    23 Jul 2019

    Our homepage takeover partner for July 2019 is the fantastic studio, Rebellion! Read more about their projects, and why you definitely want to work for them in our blog!

  • Games Jobs Direct at Develop:Brighton and the Game Dev Heroes Awards

    16 Jul 2019

    Sales Manager of Games Jobs Direct, Jamie Clarke, spent the week at Develop:Brighton and had a fantastic time in the at the seaside in the sun chatting to game industry folk and attending the Game Dev Heroes Awards.

  • Games Jobs Direct Featured Banner Placements

    17 May 2019

    Check out the Games Jobs Direct featured placements all available to purchase on the pricing page.

  • Games and Interactive Salary & Satisfaction Survey 2019

    14 May 2019

    For the fifth year running, Skillsearch have released their annual Salary and Satisfaction survey. This one has been their biggest yet, with games professionals from around the globe contributing to data on salary, flexible working, commuting and loads more. We've had a look through and picked out some of the most interesting bits of data for you to take a look at.

  • Days Gone Release: The Best Zombie Games

    25 Apr 2019

    With the release of Sony's new zombie-horde extravaganza Day Gone, we decided to have a look at some of the best and most-iconic games in the history of Zombie Games.

  • Studio Spotlight: nDreams

    10 Apr 2019

    The studio partner for our podcast this month is the fantastic VR studio nDreams! They sat down and chatted to our very own Jamie Clarke to cover all things gaming! From how to apply to a job in the industry, what they look for in their own applications as well as the more difficult topics like Brexit and Crunch.

  • Top 50 selling games of all time

    28 Mar 2019

    The Top 50 selling games of all time have been revealed and not one of them includes a female protagonist. Despite the fact that 38% include a male protagonist and the number 1 best selling game of all time has no lead-character at all.

  • Made in the UK

    21 Mar 2019

    With over 2,000 games companies in the UK, you can understand why the UK remains a top destination for games industry jobs seekers around the world. From small studios creating stellar indie and casual games to world-renowned industry heavy-weights creating some of the most popular IP on the planet.

  • Games Jobs Round up -Programmers, Artists, Producers, Game Designers, Gamedevs 21/03

    21 Mar 2019

    Each month we get some fantastic video games jobs on www.gamesjobsdirect.com so we wanted to give them a quick round up. Gamesjobsdirect.com launched in 2011 and has slowly built up a global audience to become the number 1 independent job board in the world. We work with all sizes of studios including AAA, Independent, Mobile and Messenger amongst others. Each month we will do a quick round-up of some of the best opportunities by job field and also location 😊 Please enjoy.

  • A Letter To My Favourite Inner Gremlin, Cassandra

    13 Mar 2019

    When I talk to people about positive discrimination and positive action, they look at me like there is something very wrong with me (Is this lady saying that discrimination is positive? WTF?!). Even though it still may be the case that there is something very wrong with me, I really believe in positive action in practice. Not so much in positive discrimination though. What’s the difference?

  • Celebrating women in gaming this International Women's Day

    08 Mar 2019

    Check out the initiatives and programmes out there that are celebrating women in the gaming industry this International Women's Day.

  • “You girls should grow some balls” Games Industry and International Womens Day

    07 Mar 2019

    A series of guest blog posts relating to being a woman in games / recruitment of ladies into the Games Industry

  • How to Love Your Game Design CV (or at Least Hate it a Bit Less)

    06 Mar 2019

    How to Love Your Game Design CV (or at Least Hate it a Bit Less) I’m guessing there aren’t many folks out there who don’t have a somewhat fractious relationship with their CV. And that’s understandable. They’re the mini boss of game job applications — annoying to deal with and no matter how many times you put them down, you just know they’ll be back.

  • Video Games Studio Salary Checker - Compare games salaries

    22 Feb 2019

    Games Industry Salary Survey is a tool to help you check your salary. It is the Games Industries most complete salary checking tool.

  • Advice for GameDevs facing Layoffs in the Games Industry

    20 Feb 2019

    Layoffs in the Games Industry are becoming a more common occurrence. As each week passes there seems to be more and more studios at risk of laying people off. GamesJobsDirect wanted to offer some advice for those that are made redundant with a few little tips that may help you bounce back easier.


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