| tick.tock.clocks 's Beta Reader Profile
Author has written 18 stories | Zatch Bell, Amnesia: The Dark Descent, Super Smash Brothers, Saw, 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 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.
|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|
Anime Soul Eater
Game Super Smash Brothers
Game World Ends With You
Anime Zatch Bell
|Genres: genres in black are ones this beta has authored for