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Eurogamer Expo kicks off London Games Festival the best way it knows how: PARTY!!

Date and venue confirmed for massive industry, charidee knees up in support of GamesAid

For Immediate Release

Brighton, England, July 28th 2010. Eurogamer, Europe’s leading independent games media specialist, today announced details of the biggest ever Eurogamer Expo Party, which celebrates the opening day of the UK’s largest public gaming event the Eurogamer Expo and also marks the start of the London Games Festival.

West London’s contemporary pool hall, bar and club, Miss Q’s, will be playing host to the Eurogamer Expo exclusive party where some of the finest DJ talent on the British Isles will be spinning from 7pm to 2am on Friday 1st of October 2010.

Tickets priced at?50 a head covering entry, food and drink, are already selling fast and all profits from the night go directly to the industry charity, GamesAid, supporting this year’s worthy projects and causes. To ensure your team don’t miss out and for group prices, ticket enquiries should be directed to David Lilley , but please note that numbers are strictly limited.

Rupert Loman, Managing Director at Eurogamer said:“With all profits going to GamesAid, at least your conscience will be clear the following day even if your head isn’t. So grab a pen, block out the 1st of October, and buy lots of tickets!”

Andy Payne, Chairman of GamesAid, added:“It’s a great idea for a fund raiser, and I’d like to thank all involved in the organisation of the event on behalf of GamesAid and those who will directly benefit from the money this brilliant event will raise.”

More information and tickets are available at http://expo.eurogamer.net.

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About Eurogamer Network:

Founded in 1999 by brothers Rupert and Nick Loman, Brighton-based Eurogamer Network is the publisher of Europe's most popular independent videogames website, Eurogamer.net. Eurogamer is available in German, French, Spanish, Italian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Portuguese, Swedish and Romanian editions. Other sites operated under the Eurogamer Network include digital download service GetGamesGo, the world's market-leading industry resources, GamesIndustry.biz, GamesIndustry.de and Megaton.co.uk - the videogaming website for kids who love to love games. The company also operates live events including the Eurogamer Expo and the GamesIndustry.biz Career Fair. More information about the Eurogamer Network can be found at www.eurogamer.biz.

For more information contact:

Catherine Channon

E: cat@eurogamer.net

T: +44 (0) 1273 712 562

Caroline Miller

E: caroline@indigopearl.com

T: +44 (0) 208 964 4545

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