This week’s question: If you could have any job in the game industry, what would it be?

Kyle Orland

Ask the Game Trust: Your Gaming Dream Job

Kyle Orland: Community Manager, Nintendo

Why? Well, I’ve had some experience managing a rowdy crowd of Nintendo fans as Webmaster of Super Mario Bros. HQ, and I survived that OK. In fact, I even enjoyed it at points, when the fans weren’t being bat-shit insane (you should see some of the weirder fan fiction I’ve seen). Plus, I already have a near-encyclopedic knowledge of all things Nintendo — save for a huge gap surrounding the Pokèmon series — so I wouldn’t even need much specific training.

Could it really happen? I suppose if Nintendo were actively looking and asked me and paid to move me out to Washington. I can’t say I’m expecting them to call, though.

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