Frequently Asked Questions:
What kind of video games do game testers actually test?
As a tester, the video games you will be getting paid to test are for whatever system you currently own. It could be any video game console on the market such as Playstation 4, Playstation 3, XBox One, XBox 360, Wii U, PC computer, or whatever.
Will I get to keep the games I test?
Yes, in almost all cases you will be able to keep the video games that you are getting paid to test. Normally what will happen in the companies will send you by mail or express courier the latest video games. When you have finished testing it the new video game will be prepared for public release and you get to keep the game they sent you.
Do I have to travel?
No, most companies do not require travel. If they do have a game that they need you to test that does require travel you can always say no. Or you can take them up on their offer and travel. Most game testers prefer to work in the comfort of their own home where they can really focus on the game they are testing therefore working more efficiently.