What is the retirement age for a video game designer?
I'm doing a career research project and I need to know the longevity of this career field or software design, graphic design, engineer etc. I've looked everywhere. Please don't let me down, easy points.
Asked By: Sutoroberi-Kun - 5/16/2010
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So long as you produce and make decent programs there is no retirement age. I know programmers who are in their 60s and still working as there is always some add on or function required for a variety of different programs and especially one they've created and must maintain. So software design, creation can be a life... More
Answered By: nitebearer - 5/16/2010
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as long as you want
Answered By: Diggy - 5/16/2010
well it depends when your eyes go blurry and your hands start to twitch xD But honestly, a game programmer is one of the jobs that don't have a standard retirement age... Seeings as you can work at home aswell, is going to be my career for the future :)
Answered By: Dan J - 5/16/2010
For some companies, in the 50's. But in m y opinion you can never be too old for game designing.
Answered By: Denzel - 5/16/2010
To clarify the previous comments. Game designer is not the same as a game programmer, although many of the biggest game designers had hands in programming at least their first games... More
Answered By: Ævar - 5/16/2010
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