Zach Bohn from Disney interactive spoke to NYFA game design students about what life would be like after school.
Zach Bohn has been a bootstrapping Indie, a Graduate school student studying under the legendary Warren Spector and a professional game designer. Currently he is a Senior Game Designer at the Walt Disney Company, working with a diverse team creating a wide variety of mobile titles. He Spoke about the after-life of being a Game Dev Undergrad and How to break into the industry. During his talk he laid out 2 primary ways to break-in into the industry: Going Indie, and Industry Internships. He shared lessons learned from those experiences and how to make the most of them.
After the talk he after questions from the students speaking about the benefits of studying here in Los Angeles and the benefits of being an international student can gave in the game industry.