Questions and Answers about Wizards of the Coast

Here's what people have asked and answered about working for and interviewing at Wizards of the Coast.

Ask or search question

Don't see your question? Post it publicly! Please don't submit any personal information. Guidelines
The best questions are directly relevant to Wizards of the Coast.
  • What is the work environment and culture like?
  • How are the working hours?
  • What are some tips for doing well in the interview?

9 questions

Be yourself and show an interest and passion for the products. Show that you take feedback and correction well, you won't know everything about everything but someone there will know more than you and if you believe yourself to be the top dog then you wont last there.

Boils down to: be friendly, open-minded and eager to learn.

Answered

Not necessarily, but it depends on the position. Customer service type position need more understanding of their products.

Answered

I work 8 hours a day, but it's actually 9, 9, 9, 9 and 8.

Answered

There will be a phone interview first to qualify the candidate for an in-person interview. The in-person interview will include the hiring manager and members of his team. Be prepared to talk with your peers for 30 mins to an hour.

Answered

They were fine the first few years, when they believed in work/life balance. But the last couple of years had gotten pretty bad with more and more work on a dwindling workforce.

Answered

I cold-called the company for months. Then submitted resumes over the course of about 3 years before getting a solid interview.
I was hired during an expansion of the company and department.

Answered

Within 2 weeks, if I remember correctly.

Answered

Listen to the people making the games, open up the playbook for new swings and other games.

Answered