Originally Posted by Kepola
I am very interested in a career in game design....
I took a short introductory class in programming...
I would love to one day design the storyboards ... What I would like is some advice on how to start out at rock bottom to build skills necessary to create a game... I'd like to know what languages(C#, Java, etc.) to learn first
You say you want to design, and be a programmer, and be an artist. Excelling at all those is going to be a challenge. Most people pick one to focus on.
You should read up on the different jobs in games, then decide on a focus.
Start by reading this: http://sloperama.com/advice/lesson7.htm