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Conversion Expert

Pathfinder to 5th Edition Conversion Expert

AAW Games seeks an individual well versed in both the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game and the 5th Edition of the world's oldest roleplaying game. The converter will assist us in converting our entire adventure catalog from Pathfinder RPG over to the new 5th Edition RPG.
Work will range from conversion of combat statblocks to magic items and even adventure text such as skill checks and roleplaying situations where game mechanics/rules come into play.
Great care must be taken to assure specific guidelines are adhered to and specific legal language added in the proper sections where appropriate.

  • Works well in a high pressure and fast paced environment
  • Able to work quickly whilst maintaining a high quality of conversion work with no errors.
  • Maintains a positive attitude and dedicated work ethic
  • Job is mostly autonomous

In-depth knowledge and ownership of the following books is REQUIRED:
All current 5th Edition core rulebooks: PHB, DMG, MM
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game Core Rulebook™ (PZO1110)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: GameMastery Guide™ (PZO1114)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Advanced Race Guide™ (PZO1121)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Advanced Class Guide™ (PZO1129)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Advanced Player’s Guide™ (PZO1115)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Ultimate Campaign™ (PZO1125)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Ultimate Magic™ (PZO1117)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Ultimate Combat™ (PZO1118)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Ultimate Equipment™ (PZO1123)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game Bestiary™ (PZO1112)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Bonus Bestiary™ (PZO9500-3)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Bestiary 2™ (PZO1116)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Bestiary 3™ (PZO1120)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Bestiary 4™ (PZO1127)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Bestiary 5™ (PZO1133)

Knowledge and ownership of the following books is recommended but not required:
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Monster Codex™ (PZO1130)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: NPC Codex™ (PZO1124)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Mythic Adventures™ (PZO1126)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Pathfinder Unchained™ (PZO1131)
Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game: Occult Adventures™ (PZO1132)

Note: This is a freelance position with steady work lasting a year or more.

Apply for this position by sending a list of companies with whom you have worked and a sample of your work to Jonathan-(at)-aawgames.com

 

 

Conversion Expert

Fantasy Grounds Conversion Expert

AAW Games seeks a Fantasy Grounds conversion expert well versed in the Fantasy Grounds virtual tabletop and the 5th Edition of the world's oldest roleplaying game and/or Pathfinder RPG. The converter will assist us in converting our entire adventure catalog from PDF/Word doc over to the Fantasy Grounds virtual tabletop. Experience required but we do have an FG lead who will help train and review work before finals are turned in.
Work will consist of converting all textual and visual game content into the highest quality and automated (where able) virtual tabletop experience. We pride ourselves on producing only the highest quality Fantasy Grounds modules, taking no shortcuts and ensuring the GM and players have a seamless experience when playing through our adventures and products.
Great care must be taken to assure specific guidelines are adhered to and specific legal language added in the proper sections where appropriate.

  • Works well in a high pressure and fast paced environment
  • Can take constructive criticism and willing to rework things when problems exist or persist
  • Able to work quickly whilst maintaining a high quality of conversion work with little to no errors.
  • Maintains a positive attitude and dedicated work ethic
  • Job is mostly autonomous

In-depth knowledge and ownership of the following products REQUIRED:
Fantasy Grounds Virtual Tabletop
All current 5th Edition core rulebooks: PHB, DMG, MM

Note: This is a freelance position with steady work lasting a year or more.

Apply for this position by sending a list of companies with whom you have worked and a sample of your work to Jonathan-(at)-aawgames.com

 

 

Map example by Tommi Salama

Map example by Tommi Salama

Cartographer

AAW Games / Adventureaweek.com seeks a cartographer who is professional and punctual. Former experience not required but highly recommended as we have a very fast-paced schedule. Please only apply if you are familiar with the works of Todd Gamble, Rob Lazzaretti, or Jonathan Roberts (and aspire to become as good as them).

  • Able to make maps for digital and print production (understand the needed resolution, color mode and so forth). Map types will include dungeons, caves, ships, overland maps, and more!
  • Capable of keeping up with a very rigorous release schedule.
  • Creating layered works, thus able to produce Player, GM and VTT versions from the same map.
  • Ability to create maps using multiple methods (drawing tablet, Photoshop, real photographs, etc.)
  • Understanding of vector graphics a plus - able to make titles, labeling and such in Illustrator or similar program.
Note: This is a freelance position with steady work lasting a year or more.
Apply for this position by sending a list of companies with whom you have worked and a sample of your work to Jonathan-(at)-aawgames.com

Layout Artist

We are currently seeking someone super skilled at wrangling text and images into a gorgeous layout for PDF and print publishing! Are you this master of layout that we seek? Apply!

  • Knowledge of inDesign CS3 or higher
  • Knowledge of Acrobat 7 or higher
  • Knowledge of or willingness to acquire a working knowledge of LSI's workflow
  • Ability to work with templates
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Willingness to commit to regular turnover of final product

Note: This is a freelance position with steady work lasting a year or more.

Apply for this position by sending a resume and sample of your work in PDF format to Jonathan-(at)-aawgames.com