How much time do you dedicate to game making?

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Hello everybody,

I thought I was working for not so much time in a week on my game, then realized it's almost like doing a part-time job (in addition to my full-time "real" job).

After work, I spend about a couple hours so that makes 10 hours by friday evening.

And then I double that with my week-end.

So, 20 hours a week on game making. Not so bad, after all.

Tell me, how much time a week do you dedicate to your own game?
 
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A couple of hours now and then.

I was quite effective a time when I had no job or studies, but now that I work full time, I do less gamework.
 

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I set aside two days a week to work on the game as it if were my 8 - 5 job. Right now that is proving to be Thursday (as I only work MTWF right now) and Saturday. Though I did force myself to set aside a day each week to not work on the game too, as I was burning myself out.
 

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My days are sporadic, so no week is ever the same for my project~ I always try and dedicate some time to it on the weekend, and during my downtime during the week. I'd say between 25-35 hours a week. :) Doesn't feel like it though; time flies when you're having fun, I guess. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
 

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Not enough: about 4-5 hours a day when I don't have to fulfill a commission (I work as a freelance), which is about half of what I should do to be really serious...
 

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I'm quite new to game making. i spend around 5-6H daily. 
 

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More that it takes I guess.

I might not spend every day the same amount, but being dedicated on something, I might spend thousands of hours making it as I would like it to be.
 

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When I first got VX Ace, for the first month every waking hour was pretty much dedicated to meddling with the darn thing. Now, a year and 2 months later... I've just kinda poking at it now and then :(

Iunno, it just petered out after a month and getting back into the swing is a lot harder than it should be :x
 

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I work 9 hours during the week, 7 hours on saturday, 4 hours on sunday. End up being home late to work on my project but  I get to work the very moment I get home. Soooo, 4 hours a day I guess.
 

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