French video games school located in Avignon
Game academy is a French school located in Avignon, in Vaucluse, which trains game developers and game artists. Created in 2016 by Mr. Kevin Vivier, Game Academy aims to meet a growing demand for high-performance and modern elements in the video game and serious gaming market. Today, the school is composed of 6 trainers who each had a unique professional background. Game Academy prepares more than 80 students to work in the video game industry with technologies such as Unreal Engine, Zbrush, Unity, Maya, Substance, Photoshop, Illustrator and Git to name a few. Our programs are therefore organized as follows: 70% theory made up of courses, exercises and tutorials 30% of professional practice by producing games for several weeks in a team made up of artists and programmers as well as trainers acting as project manager and/or producer and/or lead.
The world of video games is a relatively young, but booming industry. In 2020, it generates no less than 120 billion dollars in turnover. It’s the most lucrative sector in the entertainment world, beating movies and music hands down. Nowadays, schools offer specialized training in the field of video games and digital technology.
Working in the entertainment sector, the Game Academy school of video games offers in-depth training to enable you to participate in the development of the best video games. This video game school trains you to become a future developer: a video game programmer or a graphic designer specializing in video games.
At the Game Academy, the programmer undergoes specialized training in video games and will therefore be trained to do gameplay as well as the interface or the engine. This training will also consist of networking and software courses. Thus, trained at the Game Academy, he will be versatile, able to adapt to any job related to programming.
Game Artist 2D/3D
At the Game Academy, the graphic designer follows a specialized training in video games and will therefore be trained to do 3D modeling as well as drawing or animation. Thus, trained at the Game Academy, he will be versatile, able to adapt to any job related to graphic design.Learn More
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