In this era of digitalization, video games have become a significant part of people’s lives, especially youngsters. Games like Counter-Strike, PUBG Mobile, and Grand Theft Auto V are some of the popular games that have changed the gaming industry. PUBG Mobile is the most popular mobile game of recent time, with more than 100 million monthly players. The game managed to be the top grosser since the time it arrived in the market and has created fascination towards games and game development. Nevertheless, the players have lamented that even after being introduced with the latest features; there is still some room for improvement in the game. These improvements and even the creation of such popular games can come into existence just with the efforts of an effective game developer.
Game developers are the ones who are involved in the creation and production of games for personal computers, social/online games, games consoles, arcade games, mobile phones, tablets and other handheld devices. They focus on the specific areas of programming such as network, engine, tool chain, graphic and artificial intelligence. It is considered to be one of the lucrative vocations because of animation being the largest segment of the entertainment industry.
If aspirants have the desire to enter into this profession, they must get through specific eligibility criteria and must possess a determined set of skills. Candidates are allowed to enroll themselves in any game development courses after the completion of their higher senior secondary certificate exams (10+2). An essential qualification usually required in this field is either a diploma/bachelor’s degree in game designing or a bachelor’s degree in computer science engineering or other related fields. The degree helps the candidate in a better understanding of the technical aspects of computer applications. For game development, along with a game development course, candidates must also be well-equipped with a relevant educational qualification in the fields of animation, graphic designing, game technology etc. Candidates must also focus on gaining knowledge with computer programming in an object-oriented language such as C++ or Java, from their high school level and software programmes such as 3D Max and Maya as well. In addition, those with excellent technical and drawing skills can excel in this field.
Application of this theoretical knowledge in real-life need expert guidance- experienced and certified faculty, teaching the industry centered curriculum is what makes the stronghold on game development fundamentals. Hence, Arena Animation, Tilak Road has been the top choice and one-stop destination for aspirants to gain the required knowledge. The institute ensures that students are equipped with all the facilities for their course. Some of them are:
• A huge infrastructure with two 3D labs, design lab where web designing students can practice. The infrastructure consists of all the necessary requirements for designing student.
• A set of highly qualified faculty members who are available for 24*7. The faculty helps students in understanding concept through the practical application of the concepts.
• It also provides the loan to the students and organizes various workshops by industry professionals.
• An excellent on-campus placement rate for lucrative job opportunities for students.
The institute is in collaboration with the top recruiting companies such as NDTV, UTV Movies, Prime Focus, Red Chilies Entertainments, Reliance Media Works, Star Plus and Google to ensure a bright future of their students in the gaming industry.