Well Told is an indie game company that focuses on balancing good stories and tight gameplay for cutting-edge platforms and mediums. We are located in Orange County, CA and we’re looking for full-time folks and freelancers to join our next full-funded project. This unannounced title is made for VR/PC with a focus on narrative, combat, and roguelike gameplay. Hope you like cowboys!
If you’d like to know more, send us an application! We’re excited to meet you.
Individuals with the following background
*Currently, our studio is operating WFH remote – but full-time positions are preferred to be local to our studio in Orange County in the future. But we are open and will review remote candidates.
We are an independent game studio that strives for high-agency narrative experiences in unique player-focused universes.
We believe that high-agency narrative content is the future of gaming, and as a young team we have specialized in cutting edge games storytelling for our 5+ years together.
From our own intellectual property in and out of VR to branded branching narratives partnering with Night School Studio, Telltale Games, Netflix, and more, we have touched every aspect of the narrative development pipeline and are eager to share our experience with partners, publishers, and fellow companies alike.
We are hiring programmers, designers, and producers. You can view (and share) all of our openings here.
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