Brighton, UK, 8th August 2012: Eurogamer Expo, the UK's biggest and best gaming festival, is pleased to announce that Codemasters' new racing game GRID 2 will be playable for the first time anywhere in the world at this year's Eurogamer Expo.
The Eurogamer Expo will be returning to London's Earls Court from 27th-30th September 2012 and is expected to welcome over 50,000 gamers.
GRID 2 will be playable throughout the four days of the show, and the game's developers will provide more info to eager fans in an exclusive developer session on Saturday afternoon at 3pm. The session is called "GRID 2: Total Race Day Immersion".
"We got a chance to check out GRID 2 at Codemasters' offices last week ahead of today's announcement and it looks amazing. We can't wait for people to play it," said Eurogamer Operations Director Tom Bramwell. "It's also going to be fantastic to hear from the developers about what they're attempting with the game and see some of their work in progress during the developer session."
The Eurogamer Expo takes place 27th-30th September 2012 at Earls Court, London, and promises more playable games than ever (including a large number of UK first-plays), our highest-profile developer session schedule, as well as a number of satellite events including the Games Industry Fair.
Tickets for Eurogamer Expo 2012 are now available at www.eurogamerexpo.com.
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