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by rebmatador
Fri Oct 18, 2019 12:11 am
Forum: Asset Creation: Writing
Topic: Normal or Fishy VN Company?
Replies: 9
Views: 1492

Re: Normal or Fishy VN Company?

With that said, if 2K words does seem like too much, it might be worth seeing whether you could at least start with a 500 word sample, or get a sense of rates + how many other people are in the running. Great advice, Mutive. Thank you! I'll keep this in mind for future projects. A little update on ...
by rebmatador
Mon Oct 14, 2019 1:14 am
Forum: Asset Creation: Writing
Topic: Normal or Fishy VN Company?
Replies: 9
Views: 1492

Re: Normal or Fishy VN Company?

Thanks jack and Desertopa! I realize now I didn't mention this in my original post: this is a Japanese company, but they are looking for native English speakers. (I'm American.) Their online presence claims they are based in Tokyo, and their assets are around 1 million USD. From my POV, this seems l...
by rebmatador
Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Asset Creation: Writing
Topic: Normal or Fishy VN Company?
Replies: 9
Views: 1492

Re: Normal or Fishy VN Company?

With that said, typically it's seen as acceptable to ask for *some* work to be done prior to hiring, with the knowledge that it shouldn't be too arduous for the applicant and can't be used by the company as anything other than a test. Thanks for the perspective, Mutive. I understand from the compan...
by rebmatador
Fri Oct 11, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: Asset Creation: Writing
Topic: Normal or Fishy VN Company?
Replies: 9
Views: 1492

Normal or Fishy VN Company?

Hi! I'm a writer and I've just applied to a VN/otome dating sim scriptwriting gig. I've already submitted a 1000-word VN (otome) writing sample, but the company wants me to write a new "trial scenario" before they hire me, using their company-made plot, style guide, etc. This will require 2000 words...
by rebmatador
Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Guestbook
Replies: 5203
Views: 1207221

Re: Guestbook

Name: Rebmatador (but you can call me Reb) Location: Bangkok Website: TBA Hi everybody! I'm a writer, editor, and voiceover actor from the US. I'm also an amateur illustrator. Just applied to a job writing VNs (otome/bishoujo dating sims, specifically). Before this week, I'd never read a VN before (...