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Help us tread new paths with the second installment of the acclaimed BoUT adventure game series. A sequel is coming...
Help us tread new paths with the second installment of the acclaimed BoUT adventure game series. A sequel is coming...
Help us tread new paths with the second installment of the acclaimed BoUT adventure game series. A sequel is coming...
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Looking for the Wizard of Vlog - Paid internship at German game developer

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Six month paid internship in Bremen, Germany! Visit Berlin, London, Vienna, Cologne and other cities, produce “behind-the-scenes” videos, report about nerd & gaming culture and your life in Germany!

What?

We’re the German game developer KING Art Games. We’re in the last days of the successful crowd-funding campaign for our upcoming point-and-click adventure “The Book of Unwritten Tales 2”. As part of the campaign we’ve promised our backers an extensive look “behind-the-scenes”, featuring a production blog and regular behind-the-scenes videos. And that’s where you come in.

Your job would be to:

  • Write, produce, cut and star in the behind-the-scenes videos (including travels to the voice recordings in Berlin and London and an extensive visit of the Gamescom in Cologne, Europe’s biggest game event)
  • (Co-)Write the production blog and articles for gaming sites
  • Keep in touch with the community, answer questions, develop ideas

Who are we looking for?

  • You should have experience in writing and producing videos (personal vlog, professional education or similar). The videos should be creative, fun, surprising… there are enough “okay videos” out there… help us break the mould!
  • You should be an English native speaker or at least speak and write English at an exceptional level. You don’t have to understand German (everybody at KING Art and in the German gaming scene speaks English). If you’re interested, we’ll pay for a German course, though (what better opportunity to learn a new language?).
  • Man, woman, Elf, Hobbit… we don’t care as long as you are funny, smart, adventurous and tenacious. You’re going to create something new! We’ll help you with that but it’s YOU who has to make this thing great!

What we offer

  • You’ll get the opportunity to work with nice people on a cool project
  • You have the opportunity to meet game developers from all over Germany and Europe. If you’re interested you can visit the GDC Europe or other dev conferences and we could probably arrange behind-the-scenes visits at other development studios as well
  • The whole thing is your baby. We want the videos to be cool and successful. But you'll have creative freedom and the opportunity to try things out
  • We’ll pay for official travel expenses and for a room in a shared flat. We also provide equipment.
  • You’ll get a budget for the production of the videos including a decent compensation for your work.

When/Where/Why

  • When: As soon as possible, no later than June, for six months
  • Where: Bremen, Germany.
  • Why: Are you kidding? Seriously? Can you think of something cooler than making videos about game development in Europe in the summer?!

WANT!

  • Please send your profile and links to a couple of videos you did to kickstarter@kingart-games.com
  • If you have any questions: Please contact us!

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The more people know about this, the better the chance to find the perfect candidate!

Shout outs

Beautiful open-world voxel-based RPG:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1247991467/planets3

A mysterious psychological adventure game:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/yanimstudio/red-goddess

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    1. Helena on

      Damn... I would love to visit those cities. I even speak a bit of German. :-P If only I a) had any video production and editing skills and b) didn't already have a full-time job...

    2. Tobi (Crusader Kickstarter pls!!) on

      oops, sorry for the double post, damn browser!

    3. Tobi (Crusader Kickstarter pls!!) on

      DO WANT! But I have a job already... and I'm too old for internships... and I lack the necessary qualifications... sounds awesome though!

    4. Tobi (Crusader Kickstarter pls!!) on

      DO WANT! But I have a job already... and I'm too old for internships... and I lack the necessary qualifications... sounds awesome though!

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      Sebastian H.
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      Damn, why oh why do I have a full time job? And no creativity whatsoever? And am not a native English speaker? If not for these minor points I would sent an application.

    6. Russell Deitch on

      Fantastic opportunity! Good luck to all applicants.

    7. Dub Flash on

      I would love to apply. Unfortunately I'm ugly as f^ck and it would only backfire if your potential new customers and fans have to look at my face on camera.