My Desire to Work in Game Development

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As a child all I wanted to do was rule the world, I noticed early on in my childhood that all aspects of computer games development especially programming and games design could help me accomplish this. I have been playing computer games since before even the PlayStation 2 was released when my brother got a PlayStation from a another family member. For as much as I have enjoyed, experienced a wide range of platforms, games and retain my love for this form of entertainment. One of my favourite games of all time is Kingdom Hearts, on the PlayStation 2 and developed by Square (later Square Enix); it played brilliantly, was graphically superb and had a perfect soundtrack.
My resolve of wanting to develop games in the future using the variety of platforms that would be available, in empowering new technology, I can see that computer games programme gives solid groundwork within computer science to determine ideal. It would give the necessary skills, knowledge to learn and evolve with and within growing industry.
Most of time spent reading books similarly comic books/manga etc. such as e.g. Charlie Higson’s The Fear, Darren Shan’s The Saga of Darren Shan, Online game magazines, such as PCGamer, Gamasutra, where I keep up-to-date with the latest news in the games industry, reading game reviews, learn about different aspects of a career in game development and much more. During June 2013, I attended The Rezzed Expo, a fair for current Game Developers and prospective students who
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