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Freelance J to E Localization for Mobile RPG - Evertale - Remote Position (expired)

ZigZaGame Inc.

ZigZaGame Inc.

Job ID
Shinagawa, Tokyo
Post date
Mar 30, 2020
Arts / Entertainment / Recreation
Translation / Localization
Work Type
Freelance / Experienced (Non-Manager)
Remote work
Amount not specified


  • English: Native level
  • Visa sponsorship available


We are looking to hire a freelance translator who can assist in the English localization process for the mobile RPG Evertale.

Responsibilities would include translating original Japanese game script into English, with special attention paid to both succinct phrasing and preservation of character voice. This is a remote position, and won’t require you to be in the office. Translators from anywhere in the world are welcome to apply.

- Game script translation/localization position, from Japanese to English
- Remote position, able to be completed outside Japan
- Payment to be calculated on a rate per Japanese character translated
- Localization volume expected to be roughly 10,000-100,000 characters per month

Job Requirements
- Written fluency in both Japanese and English
- Stable Internet connection suitable to frequent remote work
- Prior experience with translation and/or creative writing is preferred

Application Process
- Candidate submits their application
- Every candidate receives a sample passage (1000 characters) to localize
- Candidate sends back the localized sample passage to a pre-provided email account
- Candidates determined to meet industry standards will hear back from us with further details

If this position sounds right for you, please don’t hesitate to apply! We look forward to hearing from you.

ZigZaGame Inc. is a Japan-based global gaming company with a 10 year track record of continued success. Founded in 2008, ZigZaGame has since grown into an internationally acclaimed leader within the mobile entertainment industry.

Supported by a growing library of titles, including the recent new release Evertale (March 21, 2019) already ranking in on android as the #1 RPG in 111 countries and the #1 global phenomenon ‘Neo Monsters’ (released2015) we merge our game production, marketing, and data analysis expertise into one

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