Game Developer Skill Specializations

There are 8 main skill specializations involved in game development, each with sub-skills, and you will learn a bit of each before discovering which you’re best at.


  • Game production
  • Game writing
  • Game design
  • Game programming
  • Game art
  • Game audio
  • Game playtesting

Discover your specialties

Do you know what skill set you want to specialize in?

Game Producer


You start by producing your own first game, and you might lead a team later.

Game Writer


Game Designer


Game Programmer


Game Audio Designer




Game testing is integral to making a game better and more fun, not just fixing bugs.

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