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Switching from Software Developer to Game Developer: good or bad?

Tanvir Aunjum
Game Developer
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Finally, after working 2+years as Software Developer my dream of being a Game Developer has come true.
From childhood i was always a fan of computer games. But as being from middle class family i couldn't afford any computer that time. My parents also didn't like kids to play games. When i got admission into the university my father gift me a small notebook pc. Which has so little configuration that i only can play miniclips games.
But after my graduation i started work for small companies and clients. And i managed some money to buy a average configuration vivobook. I always wanted to play "Ori and the blind forest". I started playing it in my vivobook.
As a computer science student and software engineer i was always obsessed with the game engine and it's architecture how they works. And started my research on different different game engines like unity, unreal, godot etc. I thought if i could become a game developer one day.
From university i used to do some graphics and animation works. Which are helping me now.
Learning new things is my hobby. Love to challenge myself. Hard and sophisticated problem solver. Game development is the most complex software engineering. Let's see how far i can go with my game development career.

Discussion (2)

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Usama Raudo

This could be a reall good switch in my view.

Because as you can see the trend of the world, it is going more towards gaming because new generations are loving games and new gamers are being highlighted every day.

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Tanvir Aunjum Author

Thank you. 😊

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