Q&A with Ryan
What is the best part about your current position?
Making quality educational games for kids.
What is the most interesting or enjoyable thing that you have gotten to do in your career?
Designing professional, intuitive, and attractive user interfaces.
Why did you choose to get your education from the Guildhall?
To get game-focused hands-on education in software development.
How did the Guildhall prepare you for your career in gaming, and what impact has it had on your life?
I learned skills that directly applied to game development without which I could not have gained employment in gaming. Guildhall gave me the skills and knowledge I needed to get a job and succeed in the industry, as well as the confidence to push forward.
What is your favorite Guildhall memory?
Working on our final team project and then showing it to the public at the guildhall exhibition.
What advice would you offer for students looking to get into gaming?
Work hard. Create a portfolio. Know your C++.