I worked at Papaya Studio full-time (More than 3 years)
I learned a lot in this company. I got to work on some very cool IPs. My Technical Director and management treated me well with decent paid and well defined role and freedom.
there are a lot of long hours, but most of the game companies are that way. At least Papaya gave out overtime pay and bonuses. The other companies I worked never paid overtime.
Advice to Management
More frequent reviews on status of my work and progress. I would like to get more feedback on how I did. I also wish there are more time on the game development. but I understand it depends on the publishers.
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