About Me

Nathan Meunier is an award-winning journalist and freelance writer who covers video games and geek culture. His work has appeared more than 40 publications, including Nintendo Power, PC Gamer, GameSpot, PlayStation The Official Magazine, EGM, GameSpy, IGN, Official Xbox Magazine, GamePro, The Escapist, Ars Technica, and many others. Prior to writing about video games, he spent over five years working as a reporter for a weekly newspaper.

The Game Journo Guides Series

When he’s not writing about video games, craft beer, or nerdy stuff, Nathan pens books on freelance writing advice for folks looking to break into the game journalism world. He currently has three books out that are jam-packed with advice for writers, journalists, and freelancers interested in covering games and geek culture. You can check out his books here.

Looking to hire a seasoned writer?

Nathan is also available for contract writing work on a project-by-project basis. Don’t hesitate to get in touch to chat about specifics and rates: nathan_meunier (at) hotmail.com

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Fun Factoid: Meunier is pronounced “Min-Yay”

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Recent Posts

Shop Talk Interviews: Episode 1 – Andrew Groen on kickstarting his new Eve Online history book

In this debut installment of Shop Talk Interviews, I talk with long-time game journalist Andrew Groen about the massive Kickstarter success off his new book project: A History of the Great Empires of Eve Online. We chat about the project, cover some tips on how to run a slick book Kickstarter campaign, and also briefly touch on turning long-form articles into books.

If you like the show, stay tuned! I’ll be having other special interviews in the near future on a sporadic basis. You can also tune into my regular bi-weekly podcast The Freelance Game, which covers the ins-and-outs of the writing life and freelancing in the video game industry.

 

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