Having an interest in video games and even in computer and online games can often be addicting and in fact, it can be distracting as well if you have developed too much addiction for these hobby and you may tend to give less time to more important things.However, you can put your interests and addiction into some moneymaking ventures where you can play and earn. Indeed, being too engrossed in games can also bring money for you as well. If you are one enthusiast and you want to learn how to play and earn, or make money with your interest in gaming, here are a few tips that may help you make money from it.- Earn good amount of money as a game tester. Indeed, in these times where games have become one of the many leisure activities of many, developers are also thinking of new ones every now and then and making sure they provide new and advanced games with fewer glitches or if possible, the no errors. With this, testers are in need by gaming companies and developers to test their new games and help then in tweaking the finer details of the game. This is also one of the great opportunities where gaming enthusiasts like you can play and earn.- Build connections with those working in video game companies and those who are game developers. If you want to make money with video games, having connections with those who are developing new video or computer games can be advantageous to you. You can be easily hired for jobs related to gaming and you can also have a good chance to become a game tester as well.- Expose yourself and play tournaments. Video and online games also have their own tournaments and if you want to play and earn or make money with your passion in gaming, then you can get more exposure and opportunities by joining tournaments which can help you improve your playing and provide you great opportunities to meet with other gaming enthusiasts and opportunities to land on game testing jobs as well.- Write your own gaming guide. If you have been playing your favorite game for some time now, you can also make money out of it by writing your own book which can be a guide, a leveling guide or something that provides tips and training for those who are still starting out with the games you play. With this, you can expose yourself as a gamer and a possible candidate as a tester or you can also make money by selling your gaming guide books.With effort and time, you can indeed help yourself put your passion in gaming into something that can make you earn a supplementary income or something that can make this interest as a moneymaking venture as well.