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The world is made better by people
who do what they love.
We´re here to help you get there, by making
Your gaming moments
Use the talents that come naturally to
you to build a career you love.
Just like the
people in our
When you play games, you
develop skills that can be
to work and life
- You assess the best strategy to kill that boss
- You decide what your next job will be
- You keep trying until you win
- You phone the recruiter again
- You create and run a strong guild
- You help your colleagues
- You experiment with customizations
- You design an impressive CV
We help you figure out your strengths
in-game and use them to find new
By linking Steam, PSN or Xbox Live, you show us
the types of games you play
how and why you play them
This tells us about the activities you enjoy and the skills you excel at
We link your talents with the careers that use them
And highlight areas that may need improvement
Our classes, tasks and in-game challenges help you
build the skillset you need
For your dream job
the community say?
«I love how Game Academy helps gamers identify career-relevant skills
they’ve already developed in their favourite video games.»
Game Designer & Author
«Game Academy is a great service. It’s helped me find
new focus and figure out what I want to do.»
former sales assistant, now concept artist
«I enjoyed the quests a lot. I wanted to learn the fundamentals
of what goes into good and effective decision-making and Game Academy
forced me to step back, think about it all and train my skill.»
«Game Academy helps players and their parents understand
the value of in-game achievement in real life. This should be celebrated and encouraged.»
COO Mind Candy
«What You Play Is Who You Are!
Game Academy helps people to understand it.
That's why I support them.»
Dr Richard Bartle,
Free online participation
Supported byEnroll for free
The Game Academy bootcamp is an intensive
2 weeks course that aims to help you realise
your true potential and provide you with the
soft skillset you need to excel in your career.
It's free, with optional paid services.
We're limited to 100 places.
What it is and how it works
The Game Academy Bootcamp is an online programme, aimed to
improve your soft-skillset through gameplay.
We’ll analyse your performance and achievements to figure out
how your in-game choices and actions might affect your career
life, as well as where you need to improve.
Who it is for
We passionately believe in the potential of gamers! If you have the
extreme strategy skills in tower defence, amazing hand-to-eye
coordination or you rally your battle team and lead them to victory
— this programme is for you.
We are working with a focus on people based in the UK, whose jobs
are at risk and are aged 24+, however anyone is welcome to join.
We will take you through a collection of solo
exercises, group activities and visual content,
in order to prepare you for your dream job.
Uniquely, some of the course challenges
will commence inside the games you play,
while you’re having fun!