Playground Games is seeking a Narrative Designer for Fable.

As part of the writing team, you’ll work closely with writers and quest designers to develop the game’s narrative. You’ll be a strong collaborator with a flair for leveraging game mechanics to tell memorable stories.


• Craft compelling storylines, satisfying interactions, and rich lore to

support the project vision

• Create and maintain documentation for all types of narrative elements

• Design interactive dialogue systems and implement narrative

structures using in-house tools

• Collaborate with writers and designers to provide narrative support for

design elements

• Provide insightful, constructive feedback to writers and designers


• A genuine passion for games or interactive storytelling

• A demonstrable track record of quality as a narrative designer

• A creative eye for storytelling mechanics and systems and a deep

understanding of the interactive requirements of game narrative

• Familiarity with standard game development processes and workflows

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• A natural collaborator who’s comfortable working in cross-discipline


• Willingness to receive and provide insightful, constructive feedback

• AAA games experience preferred but not required

• Knowledge of the Fable franchise or RPG titles is a definite plus

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the world’s most exciting games studios, using cutting edge technology to create world class games, within a strong, collaborative team.

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“Playground offers a chance to work with talented people on exciting projects, with a genuinely collaborative approach to design.”