How to become a game tester — and why you may not want to

Despite game testerwhat your parents and teachers might have told you, you can make a living playing video games – and you don’t have to be a professional-level player to do so.

Quality assurance testers – QA, for short – are the unsung heroes of the industry, putting games through their paces for months to catch bugs, hiccups and other annoyances before you get your hands on the title. It’s not an easy job, and you’ll have to make an effort to get it. But if you’re looking to get into the games industry, QA is the front door.

Read more at Yahoo! Games

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