Dev Blog, news / November 19, 2020

Meet the developer: Andreas Heldt

In our brand new blog series “Meet the developer” you get the chance to learn more about our developers. At the start of the series, our CEO Andreas Heldt answered a few questions. Enjoy!


Andreas Heldt

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How long have you been working at Z-Software?

I am one of the founders, so from the beginning. 🙂

How did you come to Z-Software?

I co-founded it 🙂

What are you working on right now?

I am involved in (almost) all projects. At the moment I support the team in the development of Autobahn Police Simulator 3 and prepare the company for new projects.

Which genre do you prefer in gaming?

Action, Adventure, RPG, Shooter, Indie and Platformer Games

On which platforms do you play?

PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Which programs do you work with?

Unity Game Engine, Unreal Engine 4, Visual Studio, Microsoft Office and Apps within the Google Suite

How do you spend your lunch break?

Eating 😉 At least once in a while. From time to time I eat together with others in our meeting room.
Sometimes I listen to a talk or read an article during the break.

Why do you like working at Z-Software?

I like being part of the development process of a video game. It’s just fun to be challenged in various development processes in order to provide the player with a better experience. And of course it’s always great to see that a game you’ve contributed to is played and enjoyed by players.

What makes a work place to a enjoyable work place?

Definitely the team! If the team is motivated and gets along well with each other, then it is funto work. Everything else is on top, coffee, projects etc.

Which feature in one of your games did you like the most?

There were different features in different projects that I liked a lot or that enhanced the specific game a lot.


Thank you for your insight, Andreas!


Stay tuned for the next episode of “Meet the developer”!!!