Compare Riot Games vs ArenaNet BETA

See how working at Riot Games vs. ArenaNet compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Riot Games vs. ArenaNet. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Riot Games

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ArenaNet

Employee Ratings

  • Riot Games scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • ArenaNet scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 550 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 99 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Riot Games employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.4
ArenaNet employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Riot Games employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Riot Games Ceo Nicolo  Laurent
54%
54%Nicolo Laurent
CEO Approval
ArenaNet Ceo Mike O'Brien
71%
71%Mike O'Brien
ArenaNet employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Riot Games employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
48%

Salaries

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£20,000/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Gamers" was the most mentioned Pro at Riot Games.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at ArenaNet.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Riot Games.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at ArenaNet.
Pros
Pros
"Gamers"(in 79 reviews)
"Rioters"(in 68 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 31 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 66 reviews)
"Rioters"(in 60 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 17 reviews)
"Guild wars 2"(in 8 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good work"30 Jan 2020

Current Employee - Tester

I have been working at Riot Games part-time for less than a year

Pros

test all the bugs on the games and give a report.

Cons

playing game all the time can't learn anything

Former Employee - Environment Artist

I worked at ArenaNet full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Company provides great medical benefits and a great work life balance.

Cons

A challenging time for many as the company is growing and is finding a new solid direction.

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work.

Job Postings

Riot Games has 292 more recently posted open jobs than ArenaNet.