Game Guiders has a small group of passionate video game journalists and we happen to be looking to expand our team. We report on the latest news but pride ourselves on being a medium for our journalists to focus their talent on engaging opinion pieces written by gamers for gamers. These are Volunteer positions.
What We Are Looking For:
Game Guiders is currently seeking probationary writers who will start on our news team. During the probationary period you will be expected to create at least 3-4 news articles per week. You will be responsible for correctly researching and sourcing worthy news items and then presenting to us for posting. Once you have shown dedication to our team, you will then be able to move to contributing opinion pieces and reviews at which time you will be occasionally provided with game copies to review at our expense.
– Must be 18 years and older
– Have a passion and dedication to gaming
– Willing to learn all about the field, that being said, you should have a talent for showing your true understanding of games, how they work and identify with the audience’s need for easy to understand and informative reviews and guides.
– Willing to stay with us long-term and not just leave after the first month. We want you to grow, as well as continue to grow with us!
What will you get in return:
– Flexible schedule during the week and you get to work from home,
– You receive codes for games to review, once your prove yourself to the team
-Writers will eventually have access to a shared steam account to gain access to games for review purposes.
– If you know English and write it fluently without a problem, then the opportunity is open to everyone!
– This is a voluntary position with possible incentives depending on the growth of the site. The position will provide experience and contacts within the gaming community to anyone who is pursuing a career in gaming journalism.
Should you wish to apply, please send all applications to firstname.lastname@example.org; You will need to have a cover letter explaining why you would like to join Game Guiders, as well as a sample news piece written by you (must be gaming related). The piece must be new and from the hottest topic of that day in gaming, and it has to be between 150 to 300 words (with sources included).