So, you want to be a game designer?
It's a lot easier to become one these days. Not that there isn't a lot of hard work to be done, of course.
While the simple desire to become a professional game designer is vital, it's not the primary thing that an aspiring developer needs to have. At least, that's what Jason VandenBerghe says. And he should know. After all, he's the Creative Director for Ubisoft and has 16 years of industry experience.