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Include These Game Tester Skills
- Playing experience in a wide variety of video games (simulation, fighting, racing, role-playing) is highly beneficial.
- Superior understanding of how games work.
- Critical attention to detail.
- Excellent written communication skills.
- Stick to set project deadlines.
- Troubleshooting skills
- Analytical thinking skills
- A team player
Use the sample Game Tester cover letter below as a guide as you craft your own cover letter.
Dear Mr. Martin,
Please accept my application for the position of Games Tester at Touchdown Entertainment Studios as advertised. While I do not hold a formal qualification, I do have five years of successful hands-on experience gained at Sky Systems Interactive where I have been involved in testing techniques and best practice methodologies used in quality assurance in game testing. In addition to this valuable experience, I have comprehensive knowledge and understanding of game development as well as experience in using different software types and various operating systems.
My attention to detail combined with my passion for playing console games enabled me to successfully test games for bugs and glitches. As part of my responsibilities, I had to write and submit technical reports. I have an excellent eye for detail that has allowed me to undertake comprehensive testing for bugs in games. My passion for multiple genres of games has contributed to my continued success as a Games Tester. My favorite games are League of Legends, World of Warcraft and Super Mario World.
I have achieved many successes thus far in my career. I have summarized them as follows:
Tasked with testing console and computer video games for quality control and bugs in a time-sensitive manner.
Compiled technical reports for the development team.
Achieved 90%+ accuracy in pre-production bug testing.
My extensive knowledge of game development and innovative testing methodologies, as well as passion for playing games, stand me good stead to help Touchdown Entertainment Studios achieve its business goals. Thank you for taking the time to review my application – I look forward to taking the next step in this process.