GamesIndustry Fair announced as part of Eurogamer Expo 2012

For Immediate Release

Brighton, UK, 23rd February 2012: This year's Eurogamer Expo, taking place from 27th to 30th September at London's Earls Court, will host the first ever GamesIndustry Fair, encompassing a range of business-focused features for retailers, developers, publishers, service companies, investors, press and students.

The Eurogamer Expo is now the largest annual games industry event in the UK, bringing together people from every element of the trade along with 50,000 gamers over four days packed with hands-on gameplay, announcements and satellite events. The GamesIndustry Fair offers investors, retailers, publishers and other games industry attendees a place to network, learn, and conduct business within the bounds of the show.

The GamesIndustry Fair will incorporate the following elements:

  • Career Fair
  • Education Fair and sessions
  • A tools and services demo area
  • Games Invest conference
  • Press area
  • Networking drinks
  • GamesAid/Eurogamer Expo industry party
  • Private demo rooms
The GamesIndustry Fair will take place on the first two days of the Eurogamer Expo: Thursday 27th and Friday 28th September.

Rupert Loman, managing director of Eurogamer Network, commented: "We have achieved critical mass in terms of gamers and games during Expo week, which in turn has attracted journalists, retail buyers, publishers and developers to the show. By adding these new business elements there will be even more great reasons for the rest of the industry to congregate at the Expo this year."

Early bird tickets for the Eurogamer Expo (including the GamesIndustry Fair) are now on sale at www.eurogamerexpo.com. More details on the GamesIndustry Fair will be released soon.

To find out more about exhibiting at the GamesIndustry Fair please contact Chris Buckley ( chris@gamesindustry.biz).

Contacts:

Rupert Loman - Managing Director, Eurogamer Network - rupert@eurogamer.net

Chris Buckley - European Sales Manager, GamesIndustry International - chris@gamesindustry.biz

About Eurogamer Network:

Founded in 1999, Eurogamer Network Limited publishes Eurogamer.net, the world's leading independent video games website with local editions in ten European languages. The company also publishes market-leading trade resources GamesIndustry.biz and IndustryGamers.com and represents several partner websites including VG247.com, RockPaperShotgun.com and NintendoLife.com. In addition to its online publications, Eurogamer Network produces live public and trade shows including the Eurogamer Expo, the UK's largest gaming event. More information on Eurogamer Network Limited can be found at www.eurogamer.biz.  


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