tick.tock.clocks 's Beta Reader Profile
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since: 06-22-09, id: 1979309
Author has written 31 stories | Zatch Bell, Super Smash Brothers, Soul Eater, Invader Zim, Amnesia: The Dark Descent, Saw, Scream, Total Drama series, Pikmin, Continuum, Detective Conan/Case Closed, and Vocaloid.
β : tick.tock.clocks is a registered beta reader and is currently accepting beta reading requests.
Beta Description
Beta Bio: general description as a beta reader
As a beta-reader, I shall do my best to help improve stories as much as possible. Chances are, if the story is about my favorite series, I honestly won't care what the genre is, but everything else, I'd require a specific genre. When I beta-read, I usually look for the usuals: if it has correct spelling, if it has correct punctuation, if the characters are in character(unless they aren't meant to be, like in some alternate universes), if the story actually makes sense, and if there is space when a new person is speaking.
My Strengths: beta, writing, or reading strengths
I'm pretty good at correcting spelling mistakes, but everyone should use some sort of spellchecker before they publish their story or add a new chapter. I also have a good grasp on whether characters are in character or not, so if they aren't in character, I'll be sure to alert the author.
My Weaknesses: beta, writing, or reading weaknesses
Grammer errors. They are common, and I can deal with some of them, but I can't help very much if the story is riddled with them. I could fix it up a little, but chances are, there would be a couple of spots that I would have never seen.
Preferred: types of stories I prefer over others
I would prefer to beta humor and horror type stories, and also romance and drama. Alternate Universes are awesome. I don't mind gender-swap fics, or even yaoi/slash. I'll read practically anything, except for that listed below.
Would Rather Not: I do not beta for these stories
The only type of story I'd rather not read is poetry. Anything else is completely fine, but I'm not a big fan of poems.
Beta Preferences
Language: English
Content Rating: Fiction K » M
Categories: categories in black are ones this beta has authored for
Game Gaia Online
Game Higurashi/Umineko series
Cartoon Invader Zim
Game Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney
Game Pikmin
Game Pokémon
Movie Saw
Anime Soul Eater
Game Super Smash Brothers
Misc Vocaloid
Game World Ends With You
Anime Zatch Bell
Genres: genres in black are ones this beta has authored for