Destructoid: Warframe Freelance Writer

April 30, 2024

Job Description

Destructoid is seeking talented individuals to join our team as game guides writers, primarily focusing on Warframe, with potential opportunities to cover other video games. We’re looking for applicants who are seasoned Warframe players with a deep understanding of the community. Successful candidates will be responsible for producing high-quality guides, listicles, rankings, and breaking news articles.


  1. Produce trending and evergreen how-to’s, listicles, and news articles.
  2. Consistently report on news within the Warframe community.
  3. Demonstrate initiative by confidently pitching trending ideas.
  4. Adhere to deadlines for publishing stories.
  5. Possess strong communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. 1-2 years of previous experience in game writing (with training in Trello and WordPress preferred).
  2. Extensive knowledge of video games and their associated communities.
  3. Enthusiasm, commitment, and adaptability.
  4. UK-based candidates are preferred but not required.

Application Instructions:

To apply for this position, please submit the following documents:

  1. Resume
  2. 1-3 relevant writing samples (applications without a writing sample will not be considered)
  3. Cover letter detailing your writing expertise and ability to cover Warframe as a weekly beat.


Compensation ranges from $16 to $90 per piece, depending on content type and length. Salary may vary for international candidates based on location.