Lucid Labs seeks a Narrative Designer with a passion for weaving original stories, with a strong focus on characters, memorable experiences, introspection and connecting with the players on a deeper, emotional level.
Research and conceptualize original stories based either on writing prompts or personal motivations.
Create high-level narrative for the game keeping the game's mechanics and game design in mind.
Present your ideas in written and visual forms using storyboards, moodboards and idea docs.
Guide the artistic vision of the game working closely with the core team.
Document & maintain the full narrative of the game dividing them into scenes, shots, and settings.
Love and passion for video games with an ambition to push the boundaries of the medium.
Previous experience in creating stories for games or relevant media.
A deep, critical, and nuanced understanding of creating captivating and emotional narratives.
Excellent world-building skills, and a keen eye for narrative dissonance.
Clear, and concise writing style.
Ability to collaborate effectively within creative teams with the ability to take feedback with modesty and respect.
Ability to communicate in English in written and oral form.
Applications without a portfolio (link or Cloud Drive) will not be entertained. A portfolio in games is preferred, but a portfolio in a related field is welcome. You will be working with an all-remote team and we welcome people from all timezones. You are free to work in your desired time of day but you may be required to be present at specific times, mostly to sync up with the project's progress and the team.