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  • View Service Offered By Dream Farm Studios

    Dream Farm Studios

    inorwclaw, Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Poland

    29,821/year ·
    • video games
    • Art
    • Concept Art

    Game Art | Game Design

    Producing Game Art for several PC and mobile Games in 2D and 3D styles (including 3 Award-Winning ones) is something that we are deeply proud of. Following is the link of our relative reels: Game Art ...

  • View Service Offered By Michael63


    Hickory, North Carolina, United States

    Past Earnings
    • video games
    • Digital Painting
    • Game Design

    Video Game Art

    Can produce any art required for video games which require 2D illustration • Character design • Icons and sprites • GUI interface • Screen design

  • View Service Offered By OffRoad Studios

    OffRoad Studios

    Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

    67,950/year ·
    • video games
    • 360 Degree Assessment
    • Digital Agency


    In the vast forest of Gaming and Interactive, which demands immense determination and nerves of steel, we find ourselves to be the conquerors. Through the thickets and deep woodlands, we love to explo...

  • View Service Offered By Rayrise Technologies

    Rayrise Technologies

    Gurgaon, Haryana, India

    5,748/year ·
    • video games
    • .NET
    • 3D Design

    Games Developments, Video Games,

    I-phone, Concept Development, Design, Game Development, Gaming, Android, App Development, Creative, Multiplayer, Sound Production, Video Games, .NET framework, Java SDK, Cocoa toolkit, OGRE, Unreal E...

  • View Service Offered By AOI Team

    AOI Team

    Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India

    1,798/year ·
    • video games
    • Ai
    • Android

    Multiplayer Game (All Platform)

    We are team of professionals provides services in a wide range.We basically deals in : Thank you

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    jose julian ramirez rivas

    Valencia, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

    823/year ·
    • video games
    • Adobe Illustrator
    • Adobe Photoshop

    Icons, menus, graphics for video games

    I can create the icons, menus, etc for your video games which most suit to your video game. Let me fill your game with a totally fully color icons and banners to imprive the experience of the players....

  • View Service Offered By Vladislav K.

    Vladislav K.

    Sankt-Psterburg, Saint Petersburg City, Russian Federation

    • video games
    • 3D Animation
    • 3D Design

    3d animation, game animation

    Maya, Motion builder, 3dsmax, Unity3d - character animation and rigging, unity3d locomotion developing

  • View Service Offered By Doouble Motion

    Doouble Motion

    Berlin, Berlin, Germany

    • video games
    • Animation
    • Graphics

    Video Games & Animation

    We are team of graphic profesional and developers we do video games for multiplatform, and we already done many promo and descritive animated videos with motion graphics and especial visual effects, f...

  • View Service Offered By Valentin Biktairov

    Valentin Biktairov

    Fremont, California, United States

    • video games
    • 2D Animation
    • 2D Games

    Video games content creator

    Providing a wide range of services for video game developers. 2D and 3D assets for your project Animations Prototyping

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Hire Video Game Designers and Developers

While the terms video game designer and video game developers are used synonymously, there is quite a difference between them. A video game designer is a professional who takes the creative lead in imagining and bringing to life video games. A video game developer, on the other hand, is a professional who writes codes for games for a variety of platforms.

What Do Video Game Designers and Developers Do?

A video game designer uses his creativity to design games, to be played across platforms and devices. Game designers use their 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.

A video game developer is essentially a programmer and focuses more on the technical aspects of making the game. Most of the video game designers and developers work on a project basis and some of them also offer online freelance services. So whether you are looking at hiring a freelance video game designer or a freelance video game developer, you can find both on Guru – one of the best websites to hire freelancers.

If you are looking to hire video game designers and developers, make sure your freelancer can:

  • Write design documents, create level layouts and storyboards.

  • Run design review meetings for features and systems.

  • Create innovative game designs and oversee their completion.

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

  • Contribute to design brainstorms and ideation.

  • Interpret data from game analysts in order to guide the iteration of features.

  • Perform code reviews to ensure code quality.

  • Create storylines and character biographies.

  • Conduct design reviews and tweak and optimize the player experience.

Qualifications of Video Game Designers and Developers

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

  • Basic knowledge of XML

  • Basic knowledge of DirectX

  • Basic knowledge of SQL databases and queries

  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving/diagnostic skills

When looking for videogame designers for hire, make sure they have a thorough understanding of the multiple aspects of game design, like the concept, progression of the game, game interfaces, monetization and retention. Whereas when looking at videogame developers for hire, make sure they can design, develop and deliver systems and high-quality code using programming languages, such as C++ and C#.

Benefits of Freelance Video Game Designers and Developers

Freelance game designers and game developers typically take on only a couple of projects at a time and are thus able to dedicate their time and efforts wholly to a client. They may also undertake game development and can thus package their offerings.

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