In this tutorial, we'll focus on laying the ground work by answering important questions about level design such as, what do level designers do on a project? What is the process of developing levels on a professional game team? How does level design fit into the larger game development picture? And what are the other important roles on the team? And finally, what are the overlaps between level design and the other roles, including tips for working successfully with artists, programmers, and other designers? With these questions answered, you'll be well on your way to understanding how to be a level designer on a game team.