I was able to talk to him and hear firsthand stories about the gameâ€™s development, and it was just so cool.
YOH INSIDER | What are the key skills or talents needed to be successful in the gaming industry?
Tiana: Hard skills and talent are crucial to landing a job in the gaming industry. However, soft skills such as flexibility, communication, and collaboration are essential to success. Key skills are determined by the role; however, attention to detail and accountability are universally expected. It is extremely useful to have more than one set of skills. For example, I often rely on my user experience and user interface skills, which are related but are considered two separate disciplines. I have extensive front-end development skills, which I might not use in my current role. However, my development skills provide a deeper understanding when challenges arise.
Liz: You have to be extremely adaptive and keep up with the latest trends and technology. I also canâ€™t stress this enough...but networking. You need to be good at networking. Even if youâ€™re already in the industry, knowing somebody is more than half the