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TheGamer - Specialized Writer

New York, NY
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Contractor
Job Description

Position: Freelance Specialized Video Game Writer (Remote)

At TheGamer, we require writers who are driven to succeed, have a way with words, and keep up with what's trending in the gaming world.

TheGamer is looking for a candidate with extensive familiarity and knowledge about specific video game titles. These titles include Roblox, Fortnite and World of Warcraft. The ideal candidate should both play and follow the news surrounding existing and upcoming games within a specific genre. In this role you will be asked to research, pitch, and write news coverage, guides, features, and eventually reviews surrounding the games that you specialize in.


  • Contribute a minimum of 2-3 articles per week.
  • Work under tight deadlines and submit articles for publication on time.
  • Report to the Lead Editor and implement feedback efficiently.
  • Able to maintain a contracted freelance schedule.

Application Requirements:

  • C.V. and Cover Letter.
  • Please confirm your speciality in your cover letter.
  • Please provide 2-3 samples of previously written work covering video games.

Applicants must be highly motivated and possess the following requirements:

  • Ability to source information/news from different websites.
  • Broad knowledge of the specific genre and game’s culture.
  • Experience in SEO practices.
  • A solid grasp of the English language and the ability to communicate niche ideas to a wide audience

The hiring team at TheGamer will be back to you as soon as possible if we think you'd make a solid addition to the team. Only applications containing relevant writing samples will be considered.

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**This is a remote, freelance position.*

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