Anyone have insight on breaking into the video game industry-- EA, Blizzard, Sony? Post-MBA, non tech background. Tips, experiences, stories etc, would be helpful !

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My cousin is in QA at Bethesda, but that’s probably not what you are looking for

Ex roommate was computer science and wanted to work for a video game company. Gave up after research. Horrible culture and way below average pay.

Business roles are very different, the crunch side of industry does not affect you in any way

Lots of ex consultants at Activision in strategy and business roles, corporate strategy team has 3 ex-McKinsey people including CSO

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Interviewer for a business strategy role a few months ago. Horrible WLB, banking culture, zero diversity but everyone is very passionate about the industry which helps with the long hours. Much more focused on case studies and business knowledge versus behaviorals

Are you looking at Take Two? They recruit from B School

Don’t do riot. Low pay and trash culture

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