Q&A with David
What is the best part about your current position?
Being able to construct the visuals and gameplay of my level design work. I'm in an unique position to have an impact on both aspects of level design.
What is the most interesting or enjoyable thing that you have gotten to do in your career?
Having the opportunity to work on amazing titles with notable industry leaders.
Why did you choose to get your education from the Guildhall?
No other school had a focus on Level Design as a career choice.
How did the Guildhall prepare you for your career in gaming, and what impact has it had on your life?
The Guildhall helped develop the necessary skills for acquiring the position I wanted. It also had strong ties to the studios I was interested in and helped with securing a job after graduation.
What is your favorite Guildhall memory?
After our Term 2 project presentation, I gave a congratulatory speech to the team as the project lead. We exceeded as a team, and it was validating to hear their response on my leadership afterwards.
What advice would you offer for students looking to get into gaming?
Have a long-term goal for your career, pursuit it through hard work, be humble in your attitude. The journey can be difficult but very rewarding.