12 Tips for the Young Games Journalist
John Walker, a freelance writer for such sites as Eurogamer, PC Gamer, and Rock Paper Shotgun, wrote an article a few weeks ago entitled 12 Tips for the Young Games Journalist. It's a fantastic read for anyone looking to get into the gaming journalism scene written by one of the greats. Some key points are that it's not a dream job nor a privilege, maintaining integrity is a worthwhile challenge, reading and studying the talent of other writers will improve your own work, and you should fight for fair payment and treatment. Give it a look.