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GAMESJOBSDIRECT CLIENT NEWS

  • Tips to creating your portfolio

    02 Dec 2020

    It’s common knowledge within the industry that without your portfolio, it’ll be extremely hard for you to cut through the noise of the competition. Check out our tips to get you started on creating a portfolio that’ll get you noticed!

  • Video Interview Top Tips

    30 Nov 2020

    With Lockdown 2.0 well underway, any job seeker will know that video interviews are the new norm. We sat down with our friends at Skillsearch and put together some top tips to knock your next games opportunity out of the park!

  • "Behind the Games" - AI Director

    24 Nov 2020

    Welcome to our “Behind the Games” series where we take some time to look at what happens behind the scenes in some of the various roles in the industry. We’ve spoken to some of your favourite studios and brought back info on their day to day and some inspiration for those looking to get into the industry! Take a look at what happens at Cloud Imperium Games

  • Game Connection – The Deal Making Event

    12 Nov 2020

    Don’t miss out on this year’s online edition of Game Connection to be held over the 7th-11th December. Game Connection has been one of the biggest international events that brings key players from within the video games industry to meet and do business together since 2001.

  • "Behind the Games" - Lead Game Designer

    08 Nov 2020

    Welcome to our “Behind the Games” series where we take some time to look at what happens behind the scenes in some of the various roles in the industry. We’ve spoken to some of your favourite studios and brought back info on their day to day and some inspiration for those looking to get into the industry! Take a look at what happens at Kolibri Games

  • Register for the Pocket Gamer Connects Digital #4 Online Conference

    06 Nov 2020

    Sign up for a complete online conference experience from the makers of Pocket Gamer Connects. Pocket Gamer Connects Digital #4 commences November 9th – 13th 2020. Register your interest today.

  • Building a stronger CV

    29 Oct 2020

    Applying to roles and not getting anything back? Have the experience but not getting the results you like? We know how looking for a new role can be frustrating, especially in such a competitive industry. You’re CV is your first impression, so it’s important that you take your time to highlight how your skills, match the role. We’ve put together this handy guide to give you some tips on getting your CV in order and in front of the hiring manager.

  • "Behind the Games" - Senior Game Designer

    28 Oct 2020

    Welcome to our “Behind the Games” series where we take some time to look at what happens behind the scenes in some of the various roles in the industry. We’ve spoken to some of your favourite studios and brought back info on their day to day and some inspiration for those looking to get into the industry! Take a look at what happens at Tag…

  • Gaming Programmer, Tips to Improve!

    25 Aug 2020

    In this Blog we spoke to an experienced Computer Gaming Programmer to get their insights on how to improve as a programmer, highlighting lessons learnt and useful tips!

  • Black Lives Matter - Games Industry

    04 Jun 2020

    #BlackLivesMatter We've put together a list of resources to help if you want to learn, donate or take action.

  • Side Quest wants to get 100,000 young people interested in Game Development

    30 Apr 2020

    We're thrilled to be supporting Side Quest and their aim to get 100,000 young people involved in creating games while in lockdown! Check out our blog for more information on the initiative and how to get involved!

  • Games Jobs Direct are WFH: Week 5

    23 Apr 2020

    It's been 5 weeks since the GJD team started working from home full time. How time flies! We asked Abbie, Jamie & David what they've been up to and what their watching recommendations are!

  • Games Jobs Direct are WFH: Week 4

    16 Apr 2020

    It's been one month since the Games Jobs Direct Team shifted to working from home! We've caught up with Jamie, Abbie & David to find out how lockdown is treating them - and what is the one thing they couldn't do without while at home.

  • Games Jobs Direct are WFH: Week 3

    09 Apr 2020

    We checked in with the team to see how Week 3 of Working from Home has been. We also asked what everyone has been up to outside of work - Spoiler Alert, it's a lot of Animal Crossing!

  • Games Jobs Direct are WFH: Week 2

    02 Apr 2020

    We checked in with the Games Jobs Direct team to see how Working From Home Week 2 has been going. We also got some great pictures of the Games Jobs pets to take a look at - because why not?!

  • The Games Industry and COVID-19

    01 Apr 2020

    The video games industry, in general, seems to have been able to pivot to a flexible working from home model relatively easily compared to other sectors. Although work may be able to continue a normal for some, what about their hiring practices? We asked some of the studios we worked with how they're coping with this massive change in the way the industry is working.

  • Games Jobs Direct are WFH: Week 1

    26 Mar 2020

    The Games Jobs Direct team - along with all the workplaces that can - have started working from home. This is our quick Week 1 update to let you know how it's going, that the games industry is working largely as normal and we're here to answer any queries you have, the same as always!

  • Gram Games Studio Spotlight

    23 Mar 2020

    Our Homepage takeover partner for the month of March is the fantastic mobile game developer Gram Games. With two studios and a myriad of perks and the opportunity to make incredibly popular games - find out more about this Zynga studio.

  • The brand new Games Jobs Direct Podcast

    09 Mar 2020

    Announcing the launch of the brand new Games Jobs Direct Podcast! Chatting to studios around the world about their culture, hiring practices and what they do best. Released every month!

  • Team17 Studio Spotlight

    02 Jan 2020

    Our find homepage takeover of 2019 is the British Publisher Team17. Known for their fantastic games across multiple platforms Team17 are a titan of the British Games Industry. Find out more about them:


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