Narrative Director

Reflector Entertainment is a totally new breed of studio committed to creating next-generation content for audiences around the globe. Reflector’s mission is to create Storyworlds: transmedia universes built from the ground up, releasing new and exciting narratives along a consistent schedule and across a wide variety of platforms. The platforms vary per Storyworld and can be PC/consoles/mobile video games, live immersive experiences, comic books, novels, television series, films, podcasts, etc.   Our team is quickly growing, and we are currently looking for AAA talent that will drive our ambitious, large scale projects. SUMMARY The Narrative Director will be responsible defining and implementing the narrative vision for the game inline with the creative vision. He/She will drive the narrative team and all narrative related matters.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work in close collaboration with Game director to define narrative tone and the themes;
  • Establish the narrative vision of the project within the IP vision;
  • Provide a narrative vision to the story writer;
  • Establish the narrative vehicles that will convey the story through the game;
  • Develop the main character biographies and his journey in the game;
  • Support narrative designer in establishing narrative designs for the game;
  • Ensure the quality of the overall narrative for the game;
  • Collaborate with mission designers in establishing game blueprint;
  • Ensure that consistency of the narrative experience throughout the game;
  • In collaboration with the Realisation Director, lead the casting, voice recording and mocap session required for all narrative moments in the game;
  • Collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams on story creation and implementation. 

Requirements

  • Minimum five (5) years of relevant experience as a Narrative director and/or as Narrative designer in the game industry; 
  • Establish the narrative vision of the project within the IP vision;
  • Provide a narrative vision to the story writer;
  • Establish the narrative vehicles that will convey the story through the game;
  • Shipped at least 1 game as a Narrative Director, preferably on a ‘AAA’ console title;
  • Experience creating, designing, or directing game stories or other storytelling experiences;
  • Professional experience with game development;
  • Excellent skills to bring interactive stories to life;
  • Strong multidisciplinary skills;
  • Ability to adapt to change;
  • Excellent creative writing abilities;
  • Excellent communication skills in English and French (both oral and written). 

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