How and Why did you join Hammerplay?

I was given an opportunity as a game programmer after my Linkedin profile was reviewed. After meeting everyone I found the environment to be fun and motivating which made me realize that I could learn and develop a lot in this company.

What do you do at Hammerplay and what is it like to work there?

I am a game programmer working in projects involving networking, prototyping, gameplay mechanics, UI integration and so on in various programming languages.

Why did you want to work in the games industry and how did you get started?

Since childhood I was fascinated by video games and I am passionate about creating it. My passion has driven me to sharpen my skills in game development.

What are the best and not so best parts of your job?

Best part is working with freedom to explore our ideas and develop our skills to a new extent. Worst part is bug fixing, at the same time its fun.

How active do you remain in the game programing community now that you work at Hammerplay?

I became active in the game programming communities after joining Hammerplay. Since then I am extremely active.

What was your first gaming experience?

Obviously NES games such as Mario, Donkey Kong, Pac-Man, Circus, Duck Hunt, etc…

What do you enjoy doing when you’re not at work?

Mostly playing video games, going for a long drive and finding a best place to grab a bite.

Do you have any advice for budding game programmers wanting to break into the industry ?

“Without commitment you will never start. Without consistency you will never finish”
Ease is a greater threat to progress the hardship. So keep moving, keep growing, keep learning. See you at work…
-Denzel Washington”