The value of the Indian gaming industry is expected to be worth 71 billion Indian rupees by 2021.*
Looking at the growth of the industry over the years, we can say that the Indian markets are constantly providing the best opportunity for collaboration and development work.
Talking about the evolving gaming industry, India has now big development centres like Microsoft, Nvidia, UbiSoft, Zynga, and Electronic Arts. Gaming industry is dynamic with numerous brands and studios joining in, helping the space flourish. With the readily available software and tools such as Unity, GameMaker, Stencyl, Flixel, etc., it is easier than ever to learn game design.
There is also considerable increase in Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) gaming in India. VR gears are being readily accessible to people as a fancy gizmo. It is important to emphasize here that the aspiring gaming students and their parents can walk into any Arena Animation centre in India and experience career counselling in VR, as our centres have embraced the technology.
As of opportunities and scope, the gaming industry is more than just numbers. What matters is
that you get the chance to showcase your creativity to the fullest extent. The industry demands some technical skills too, which definitely can be acquired during your course.
There are a whole range of jobs out there for skilled and trained professionals in the gaming industry. Some of them include:
- Game Designer
- Level Designer
- 2D Game Artist
- 3D Game Artist
- UI Designer
- 3D Artist
- Mobile Game Designer
The key to getting hired is having a great portfolio of work. Any good gaming institute in India will help you develop your portfolio on completion of your course.
Do you have a passion for game design? Let us know in the comments below, what job profile interests you the most.
Source – www.statista.com