Writer

Vacancy available in Dublin, Ireland

With multiple awards to our name, Larian Studios is dedicated to delivering high-quality role-playing games. We engage our players on every level, from combat, exploration, and puzzles, to branching, interactive dialogue. Our games involve a large amount of written material, including dialogues, in-game books, UI, items, and behind-the-scenes planning and story material. We are looking for an experienced writer to help us bring these texts to life.

 

Responsibilities

  • Write interactive, branching dialogues.

  • Write situation and quest designs.

  • Write and proofread ancillary game texts, including journal, items and descriptions, and more.

  • Engage in meaningful peer reviews, providing feedback to colleagues.

  • Write and proofread texts for a variety of purposes (marketing, in-house documents, etc.).

  • Assist with the organization of data and tasks within the writing team.

 

Requirements

  • You have 3-5+ years experience writing interactive dialogue and branching narratives.

  • You’re a native speaker of English with excellent communication skills.

  • You’re passionate about interactive dialogue and the art of writing.

  • You’re a voracious reader of literature.

  • You’re well-versed in the rules of grammar and usage.

  • You are emotionally intelligent, with an understanding of what makes people (characters) tick.

  • You are available to work in our Dublin office full-time.

 

Bonus

  • Writing credit on a shipped title. (Bonus points if that title is an RPG.)

  • Published writing in any genre.

 

We offer​:

  • Work within an international Larian Studios team, spread between Belgium, Canada, Ireland and Russia.

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.

  • Full-time contracts.

  • Other perks and benefits.

 

How to Apply:

Apply by email to jobs_ireland@larian.com with “Writer” in the subject line.

Include a CV and a motivational letter in English about yourself, your work and your gaming experience, and why you want to work at Larian along with an up-to-date reel/portfolio/website demonstrating your current skill level.

As communicating in English is a requirement in our company, the interview will be conducted in English.