Universal Interactive's Pete Wanat Tells You How To Get A Video Game Job

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Posted September 13, 2011 - By Kevin Kelly

Ever wondered how to become a video game producer? Pete Wanat is the most baseball-loving, sunglasses-wearing video game producer at Universal Interactive, and here he tells you how to try and get a video game job by any means necessary. Wanat works as an executive producer at Universal, and he's been behind games like The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape From Butcher Bay and All-Star Baseball.  

How To Get A Job In Videogames: Pete Wanat From Universal Interactive »

Wanat proves to be a terrific source of information here, first telling you to "Malcolm X that sucker" by being aggressive, and then talking about writing down things you love about the game you're playing. Plus, I really like his idea about asking your teachers if you can do a report on a video game instead of a book report. Imagine reading about Uncharted 2 rather than The Scarlet Letter. That's good stuff. Now just convince your teacher that it's worth it.

Keep your browser tuned to G4 all week as we keep bringing you G4 University, and at the end of the week we'll have a guide for you that rounds up all of the information, and gives you the perfect places to start looking, along with some helpful tips. 

Universal Interactive's Pete Wanat Tells You How To Get A Video Game Job


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