Myths About Joining the Game Industry and How to Improve it with Cassie Hoglund
Working in the games industry has become more and more coveted as the medium has evolved over recent decades. With this boom of up and coming devs, more and more misinformation pervades the conversation. Today we’ll be debunking some myths about what it means to join the game industry while sharing ideas on how we can improve it…and even yourself.
Q?Box Round Answers
Smoothie or Milkshake?
What was your least favorite food as a child?
What is your favorite video game character of all time?
Tatle from Majora’s Mask, but also Bretta from Hollow Knight
What game are you playing now?
Just finished playing Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch and just started Potion Craft.
TIPS and ADVICE
We covered quite a bit today. Could you list 3 suggestions or tips you would recommend to indie devs based on our discussion?
- If you’re going to be a boss or manager, you need to train in people management.
- Prioritize your own health.,
- Don’t be afraid to aim high and go for something you would really enjoy.
RESOURCES and LINKS
How to get in touch with Cassie?
Website: Indie Hoard