TemporaryEstimated: $47,000 - $63,000 a year
- Writing skills
- Bachelor's degree
Full Job Description
At Wizards of the Coast, we connect people around the world through play and imagination. From our genre defining games like Magic: The Gathering® and Dungeons & Dragons® to our growing multiverse, we continue to innovate and build new ways to foster friendship and connection. That's where you come in!
The TCG Studio is seeking a contractor to write card art concepts for Magic ! This position will translate the mechanics of the game into innovative and dynamic imagery using their prolific ability in crafting a large volume of well-written art briefs.
This is a contract/temporary role employed through Tapfin.
What You'll Do
Besides being a creative problem solver, the Visual Writer will:
Write 75+ art briefs a week
Provide appropriate feedback to art directors about illustrations, including continuity concerns for character and lore
Coordinate with Worldbuilding leads to ensure goals for card set are represented
What You'll Bring
4-year college degree or equivalent experience
Professional writing experience, particularly in a visually-related field such as writing for comics or film
Background in game design or art is a plus
Deep love and knowledge of games, intellectual vigor, outstanding creativity, and ability to advocate opinions while building consensus
High-level writing skills
Successful completion of the Card Concepting Test
Knowledge of Magic: the Gathering rules and IP elements
Ability to work well on teams and interact with other departments
In the Wizards TCG Studio, we believe diversity of experience is fundamental to creating broadly accessible and fun gaming experiences for *all* of our players. We encourage everyone to consider being a part of our team.
We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer
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