Game Writer

Posted: 20 days
Writing
Contract
Remote - UK preferred, but not required
We are looking for an experienced freelance writer to design and write in-game dialogue on our latest project.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Creative Director to help establish the tone, voice, theme, and style of the game.
  • Working with the wider design team to design the narrative and dialogue for the gameplay - both in-game and cut screen scenes around existing design frameworks.
  • Define characters and NPCs, their back stories, personalities and tone.
  • Verifying that the game’s narrative satisfies the gameplay’s requirements.
  • Writing and revising all in-game dialogue and text.
  • Revision of scripts as required.
Requirements

  • Previous experience working within the gaming industry, preferably on a published game.
  • An excellent understanding of non-linear narrative systems and structures.
  • Strong understanding of narrative-related pipelines (VO, cinematics, audio etc.)
  • Knowledge of narrative and scriptwriting tools (Final Draft, Inkle, Twine, etc.).
  • Familiarity with scripting and/or programming tools.

About Wushu Studios

About Wushu

Founded in 2017 by a group of industry veterans, we are a highly experienced and professional team of developers with a shared passion for video games.

Nestled in the heart of Liverpool’s creative quarter, our stylish studio is situated close to hundreds of cafes, bars and restaurants, and is a stone’s throw from Lime Street station, connecting us with the rest of the country.

What We Do

Over the past few years, the scope and size of video game projects have significantly increased to match player expectations and the growing creative ambitions of developers.

As a result, how video games are developed is changing rapidly too. These days, the best games out there are co-developed – the most talented teams and people coming together from around the world to create more immersive universes to explore and more interesting stories to experience.

With extensive AAA experience, a unique cross-discipline skillset and a deep understanding of video game development on multiple platforms, we are ideally equipped to help great teams around the world deliver more ambitious and immersive experiences than ever.

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