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  • View Service Offered By NIX Solutions Ltd

    NIX Solutions Ltd

    Kfar Saba, Tel Aviv, Israel

    $461,180
    Earned/Yr
    • game design
    • 2D Animation
    • 2D Games

    Game Development (Unity Games, VR & AR)

    Mobile games are the most requested and interesting type of applications nowadays and our experienced game development team is always excited about implementation of new games ideas and concepts of an...

  • View Service Offered By Tsymbals Design Studio

    Tsymbals Design Studio

    Kharkiv, Kharkivs'ka Oblast', Ukraine

    $74,762
    Earned/Yr
    • game design
    • Creative
    • Game Development

    Game Development

    Creating high quality content for game engines. This service include: • high poly modleing, • low poly modleing; • UV - mapping; • textures baking (AO, normal map, specualr map, reflection map, light ...

  • View Service Offered By SynapseIndia

    SynapseIndia

    Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India

    $73,221
    Earned/Yr
    • game design
    • 2D Design
    • Animation

    UI/UX design

    We offer custom web design services and help businesses project the right image on the web. We have a team of creative designers with good amount of experience and specialization in delivering user fr...

  • View Service Offered By Seasia Infotech Pvt. Ltd.

    Seasia Infotech Pvt. Ltd.

    Chandigarh, Punjab, India

    $13,925
    Earned/Yr
    • game design
    • 2D Design
    • 3D Design

    Game, Design and Development

    1. IOS & Android Mobile Game Development: 2D & 3D games using Unity3d, Cocos2D and Cocos2DX. 2. PC & Mac Game Development: 3D games using Unity3d. 3.HTML5 Game Development: Browser based games using S...

  • View Service Offered By Suretek Infosoft Pvt. Ltd.

    Suretek Infosoft Pvt. Ltd.

    Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India

    $42,821
    Earned/Yr
    • game design
    • 2D Animation
    • 2D Design

    Game Development

    We develop Games for mobile, desktop, Xbox and PlayStation devices using Engines like Unity, Unreal Engine to achieve your needs and requirements. We also provide 3D and 2D animation and simulations. ...

  • View Service Offered By NAROLA INFOTECH SOLUTIONS LLP

    NAROLA INFOTECH SOLUTIONS LLP

    Surat, Gujarat, India

    $38,222
    Earned/Yr
    • game design
    • Android
    • Android Development

    Unity 3D Game

    Narola Infotech Solutions LLP., we are Unity 3D Game Expert with more than 10 years of professional experience (6+ year with Mobile Game development) with complex, UI Design, database and backend prog...

  • View Service Offered By RainCorp

    RainCorp

    Horley, Surrey, United Kingdom

    $2,100
    Earned/Yr
    • game design
    • 2D Games
    • 3D Games

    GAMING & INTERACTIVE

    Raincorp a leading mobile game development company, is known for delivering highly engaging and intuitive game development services for Windows, Mac, Native, iOS, Android, and other popular platforms....

  • View Service Offered By Sebastian Corradini

    Sebastian Corradini

    Corrientes, Corrientes, Argentina

    $1,930
    Earned/Yr
    • game design
    • 3d Max
    • Ar

    3D/2D Design/Animation-Game Development

    3d & 2d game design & development with 10+ years experience. - Service: - Skill: -Augmented Reality: -Virtual/Mixed Reality : Samsung Gear VR Occulus | Rift Google Cardboard HTC | Vive Virtual Tours

  • View Service Offered By JL Website

    JL Website

    Whitney, Liaoning, China

    $21,400
    Earned/Yr
    • game design
    • 2D Design
    • 3D Design

    Unity 2D, 3D Game Development

    JL website offers comprehensive solutions to help you design, develop and market your game from start to finish. We specialize in providing comprehensive end-to-end solutions for affordable game devel...

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Hire a Game Designer

Game design is a subset of the field of video game development and a game designer is a professional who designs video games. Game designers lead the game development and dictate the design and flow of the entire game. They design the structure of the game and develop its layout.

What Does a Game Designer Do?

A game designer uses his creativity to design games to be played across different platforms and devices. The game designer uses his imagination skills to plan each and every aspect of the game, including settings, rules, story flows, characters and even modes of play. They bring to life an idea and develop a story, plays, dialogues and environments around that idea to engage the players. Game designers dons many hats – they are writers, artists as well as programmers. Not only do they have the artistic vision to design the elements of the game but also are technically skilled to oversee and contribute to the game’s construction aspects such as programming, image rendering and editing.

Game designers work in tandem with professionals like game developers and animators to bring the best gaming experience to the users. Game developers, though often referred to as game designers, are actually professionals who write codes for games for a variety of platforms.

Most of the game designers work for themselves and find freelance jobs online through a freelance marketplace company like Guru.

If you are looking to hire a game designer, make sure your freelancer can:

  • Write design documents, create level layouts and storyboards.

  • Run design review meetings for features and systems.

  • Document and communicate gameplay mechanics and features.

  • Create innovative game designs and oversee their completion.

  • Create mathematical models to reflect the game’s design.

  • Assess existing games in the market and predict market trends.

  • Contribute to design brainstorms and ideation.

  • Design, tweak and optimize the player experience.

  • Help build and improve existing design frameworks.

Qualifications of a Game Designer

It is ideal for your freelancer to have the following skills:

  • Professional education in Computer Science or Game Design or related fields

  • Understanding of game balancing, pacing and player motivations

  • Ability to unify analytics and player feedback into great, iterative design solutions

  • Programming ability (C# preferred)

  • Proficiency in Excel

  • Ability to provide visual designs with mock-ups

When looking for a game designer for hire, make sure they have a thorough understanding of various aspects of game design, like the concept, progression of the game, game interfaces, monetization and retention.

Benefits of Freelance Game Designers

Freelance game designers typically take up only a couple of projects at a time and are, thus, able to dedicate their time and efforts completely to one client. They may also undertake game development and can, thus, package their services.

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