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  • 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 so we wanted to give them a quick round up. 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.

  • German Games Industry Jobs – The Thriving German Video Games Market

    06 Feb 2019

    The current games industry scene in Germany is thriving at the moment and this is giving video game job hunters a huge opportunity to land a job at one of hundreds of games studios in the European powerhouse. We wanted to give you the low down on German game studios that works with so that you can explore opportunities.

  • How to land a video games job – Tips for Graduate GameDevs

    31 Jan 2019

    You’re studying at University and ready to apply to your first game studio, but you have no experience of applying for jobs in the games industry nor have a definite idea of what game studios may be looking for. Fear not! We’ve put together a quick guide that will help you when applying for your first games industry job and will serve as a useful check list for the future as well.


    14 Dec 2018

    Job boards can be the perfect tool to a recruitment strategy if used effectively. We have put together some top tips for Game Studios


    14 Dec 2018

    Did you know that 70% of jobseekers are passive. That’s right, according to a report on Recruitment International, 70% of people looking for a job are waiting for recruiters to actively approach them.

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