allegory noun

(ˈælɪɡərɪ)

A story, poem, picture or other work that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning or message

Synonyms: myth, parable, metaphor, narrative


games plural noun

(ˈgeɪmz)

Activies usually involving skill, knowledge or chance, in which one follows rules in order to achieve an objective

Synonyms: entertainment, activity, challenge

ABOUT US

Allegory Games is a small indie video game developer based in the UK. We're only little, but we're growing.

Mainly, we just like telling interesting stories, and we think that video games are a fantastic medium to do that in. Our focus on narrative depth is even reflected in our name; it's the central ethos of how we design and build games.

GAMES

Chronicles Of The Thaum

Scheduled Release: Summer 2018

You are the last thaum. Once famed and revered for their magics, your people belong to a bygone era. These are the last whispers of existence of your kind. Mutterings of fickle gods and fearful man; of deceivers, believers and memories gone. But whether your tale is to be hallowed through valour or marred by blood, is up to you.

For more information on Chronicles Of The Thaum, please visit the dedicated website.

You can also keep up-to-date on our progress via our various social media profiles:

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JOBS

Sound Music Composer/Producer

Start date: immediate

Position type: temporary, remote work, flexible hours

Pay type: commission (flat fee per item on completion)

Description: We are looking for a composer/producer to create an original soundtrack for an action-RPG title due for release in mid-2018.

  • Must have experience in the composition and production of music in a variety of musical styles.

  • Must have an appreciable understanding of classical music form and structure.

  • Experience in video game music composition may be beneficial, but is not required.

  • The successful applicant will be given detailed briefs about each required piece, but will be expected to display a certain degree of autonomy in many areas of the creative design of the soundtrack.

  • Please note that this is a remote work position. Applicants must already have access to any required equipment and software.

Programmer Programmer (C++/C#)

Start date: late-2018

Position type: full-time or part-time, remote work, flexible hours

Pay type: salary

Description: We are looking for at least one experienced C#/C++ programmer to join an existing team on a MMORPG title due for release in late-2018.

  • Must have at least 3 years programming experience.

  • Must have an in-depth knowledge and technical familiarity with C++ and C#.

  • Must have a BS/MS in Computer Science (or related degree).

    • OR

  • 2+ years working experience in a programming-based role.

  • Previous experience in video game development may be beneficial, but is not required.

  • The successful applicant will be given detailed directions regarding specific tasks, requirements and priorities, and will be required to work closely with a designer, artists and other programmers. They will essentially be working as the lead programmer within our developmental environment. As such, applicants must be proficient, but also creative and motivated.

  • Please note that this is a remote work position. Applicants must already have access to any required equipment and software.

Web Developer Web Developer (Front-End)

Start date: late-2018

Position type: full time or part-time, remote work, flexible hours

Pay type: (flat fee per milestone on completion)

Description: We are looking for an front-end web developer to join an existing team in the re-design and ongoing development of a website.

  • Must have at least 2 years experience in front-end web development.

  • Must have a technical familiarity with web APIs.

  • Previous experience in back-end development will be beneficial, but is not required.

  • The successful applicant will be given a detailed brief regarding our requirements for the job, and will be required to work closely with a designer, artists and other programmers. There may be an option for a full-time role at the end of this position for the right candidate.

  • Please note that this is a remote work position. Applicants must already have access to any required equipment and software.

CONTACT

For queries specific to Allegory Games Limited, including press and legal, please use the contact form below. [link to expand]

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