Freelance Writer - Webtoon

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Freelance Writer - Webtoon


As the global leader and pioneer of the mobile webcomic format, WEBTOON has revolutionized the comics industry for comic fans and creators. Today, a diverse new generation of international comic artists have found a home on WEBTOON, where the company’s storytelling technology allows anyone to become a creator and build a global audience for their stories.

With a massive catalog of incredible digital comics from rising stars on WEBTOON CANVAS platform, and a growing roster of superstar WEBTOON Originals creators, there’s something for every type of comic fan on WEBTOON. With an average of 89+ million monthly active users, and WEBTOON adaptations on Netflix, HBO Max, and other screens around the world, WEBTOON’s passionate fandoms are the new face of pop culture. The company has worked with DC Comics, Marvel Entertainment, HYBE, and many more of the world’s biggest entertainment brands.

Our writers work closely with the WEBTOON Producer team. The Producer team is responsible for the acquisition, development, and creation of original and adapted series. We are interested in creative professionals from a variety of disciplines including, but not limited to, fine art, television, animation, and games.

What You’ll Do

Read WEBTOON series and learn the WEBTOON format
Write and edit WEBTOON scripts
Adapt books and other materials to scripts and edit said scripts for production
Copyedit basic materials (series summaries, emails, decks, etc.)

Who You Are

A student or graduate in/of an accredited program or have comparable work experience
Has a love for comics and is eager to learn
Proficient in and has access to Microsoft Word or Suite
Has a strong interest in and knowledge of popular culture and current trends
Able to work remotely

Submission Materials


WEBTOON is owned by South Korea’s internet conglomerate Naver. In 2021, Naver acquired webnovel app Wattpad. The move aligned WEBTOON, the world’s largest digital comics platform, with Wattpad, the world’s leading webnovel platform. Together, these storytelling technology platforms reach a combined audience of 166 million people around the world.

Join us and work with some of the biggest artists, IP, and fandoms in comics!