Game Strategy Writer - Fate/Grand Order

Qualification Requirements


  • Passionate about Fate/Grand Order and the Fate Universe
  • Fluent in English
  • Writing experience (technical and or creative)
  • Deadline for applications are 4/12/2019, 23:59 PST


  • Content cleared up to latest Chapter in NA Server (Provide a screenshot of progress in Shinjuku chapter)
  • Experience with JP version (Provide a screenshot with the latest chapter's progress)
  • Master Lv 130+

Submit screenshots and account name, especially when verifying any optional qualifications. Crop out any information that could be a potential security risk to your account, such as your profile ID.

If there is a particular aspect of the game you specialize in that is not listed here, please list your specializations at the beginning of the Critical Thinking Answer and provide screenshots as verification.

All claims subject to verification. Any submissions falsifying data will be eliminated from our screening process.

Responsibilities and Overview

Content contributor to the Fate/Grand Order GamePress subsite.

Remotely work alongside a lead and other members to craft and publish guides for the Fate/Grand Order mobile game. A collection of content will be available to work on, from hero analysis to event and end-game content guides.


$15/hour USD. Alternatively, you may choose for an equivalent amount of compensation to be donated to a charity of your choice. (Must be approved by GamePress Media, Inc.)


Flexible - Limited hours to part-time availability. We will work with all contributors and attempt to schedule everyone within the allotted workload and the contributors' means.

Part-time writers cannot work more than 30 hours per week. Any excess hours accumulated will not be processed as payment at the end of the month. Payment is based on minutes writing content, NOT chatting in Discord, Reddit, or playing the game.

Possibility of joining GamePress full-time based on writing and site's overall performance.

Note: Fate/Grand Order is copyright Aniplex, Inc and TYPE-MOON/FGO Project, 2017. All names and images owned by Aniplex, Inc and TYPE-MOON/FGO Project are property of their respective owners. GamePress Media, Inc. has no direct affiliation with the aforementioned companies as of the time of this writing.

Critical Thinking Question

Please include answers to all six questions below. Indicate the question you are answering by placing a "1)" or similar before the answer being provided.

1) Which CE would you give to Altera to maximize her NP damage if these were the only options? Assume all CEs give no ATK bonus.

a) CE with +10% Attack

b) CE with +10% Buster

c) CE with +10% NP damage

d) The above would be equivalent


2) Of the following chains, which can Scathach (Lancer) perform to maximize NP gain (assume no buffs are active, and no crits/overkill)? Select all that apply.

a) AQQ

b) ABQ

c) AQB

d) ABB


3) Rodya Rat is a Saber with a permanent, unremovable 100% Defense buff and no Debuff Resistance.  Which of these Servants can deal damage to him with no support, Mystic Codes or CE's? Select all that apply.

a) Robin Hood

b) Spartacus

c) David

d) Kid Gil

e) Chloe von Einzbern


4) A new event with three shop currencies, "Snail Shell of Eden", "Frozen Yogurt Cup", and "Doorknob" has started! To buy out the event shop, a total of 100 Snail Shell of Eden, 130 Frozen Yogurt Cup, and 180 Doorknob are required.

The event also has three quests, A, B, and C, and drop rates for them are available:

Quest AP Snail Shell Rate Frozen Yogurt Rate Doorknob Rate
A 20 50% 100% 300%
B 30 150% 400% 50%
C 40 700% 150% 130%

How would you suggest players farm each of these quests? How many times should they do Quests A, B and C? For simplicity, assume there are no drop bonuses. (Limit 250 words)


5) Write a Beginner Guide explaining the Palingenesis System. Be sure it includes information on how to prepare Grails for their Servant roster. (Limit 750 words)

This question tests your analytical ability, writing ability, and ability to effectively convey your thoughts in a way that’s easy to understand.

Please write your answer in paragraph form. Use complete sentences and provide explanations that are detailed but concise and to-the-point.

Remember: this is a test of your knowledge of the game AND your ability to write well. It’s never a bad idea to proofread your work before submission.

6) This question pertains to your personal interest in what you would like to work on for Fate/Grand Order. Rank the following types of content based on whether you are interested in helping GamePress with these types of content, from most interested to least:

Guides (Such as Event Guides)

Writeups (Such as Servant Analysis)

Tier List (Placement, rearrangement, and explanations for Tier list placings)

Data Entry (Entering information for various game data such as quests, CEs, items, etc)