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EUROGAMER is a website and YouTube channel focused on video game news, reviews and other features. It is operated by Gamer Network
Gamer Network
Ltd. with headquarters in Brighton
Brighton
, East Sussex
East Sussex
, which was formed in 1999 by brothers Rupert and Nick Loman while they were still in high school.

Gamer Network
Gamer Network
states that the site has the largest readership of any independent videogames website in Europe (over 5.7 million unique users in November 2011), and was the first such site to subject its traffic to independent verification by the ABC Electronic system. The site primarily caters to a UK/Ireland audience; Gamer Network
Gamer Network
operates other sites using the Eurogamer
Eurogamer
brand that caters to other European countries.

Most of its reviews are of European or PAL
PAL
releases of the games, unless the time disparity between Japanese or North American/NTSC releases is such that reviews are written using the latter. In February 2015, Eurogamer
Eurogamer
dropped its 10-point scale review scores system in favour of a "recommendation system", where games would either receive no specific recommendation or awards for being "Recommended", "Essential" or worthy of an "Avoid".

CONTENTS

* 1 Staff

* 1.1 In the media * 1.2 Awards

* 2 Subsidiaries * 3 Notes and references * 4 External links

STAFF

Kristan Reed served as Eurogamer's editor from 2002 to 2008. Tom Bramwell edited Eurogamer
Eurogamer
since the beginning of 2008 and worked on the site since 2000. He left in 2014.

Eurogamer's current editor is Oli Welsh, who took over the role from Tom Bramwell in September 2014. The editor prior to Bramwell was Kristan Reed. Contributors to the site include past or present writers from PC Gamer , GamesTM , Edge , and Rock, Paper, Shotgun , such as Kieron Gillen , Jim Rossignol , John Walker , Simon Parkin , Alec Meer, Richard Leadbetter , and Dan Whitehead, as well as former GamesIndustry.biz
GamesIndustry.biz
editor Rob Fahey.

IN THE MEDIA

Eurogamer
Eurogamer
founder Rupert Loman was interviewed in February 2007 by MCV magazine. He was also featured in the Sunday Telegraph on 19 August 2007, speaking about the experience he has gained from choosing to run Eurogamer
Eurogamer
instead of attending university.

AWARDS

At the Games Media Awards, Eurogamer
Eurogamer
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Eurogamer
has dropped review scores". Eurogamer.net. 10 February 2015. Retrieved 13 February 2015. * ^ " Kieron Gillen • Eurogamer.net". Eurogamer.net. Retrieved 13 February 2015. * ^ " Jim Rossignol • Eurogamer.net". Eurogamer.net. Retrieved 13 February 2015. * ^ "John Walker • Eurogamer.net". Eurogamer.net. Retrieved 13 February 2015. * ^ "Simon Parkin • Eurogamer.net". Eurogamer.net. Retrieved 13 February 2015. * ^ "Alec Meer • Eurogamer.net". Eurogamer.net. Retrieved 13 February 2015. * ^ "Richard Leadbetter • Eurogamer.net". Eurogamer.net. Retrieved 13 February 2015. * ^ "Dan Whitehead • Eurogamer.net". Eurogamer.net. Retrieved 13 February 2015. * ^ "Rob Fahey • Eurogamer.net". Eurogamer.net. Retrieved 13 February 2015. * ^ The Euro(gamer) vision Games industry news MCV. Mcvuk.com. * ^ Ellie Gibson. " Eurogamer
Eurogamer
wins awards". * ^ • Notícias, análises de videogames, vídeos e fórum •. Brasilgamer.com.br. * ^ "Websites". Gamer Network. Retrieved 2014-08-07. * ^ "USGAMER". Gamer Network. Retrieved 2014-08-07. * ^ " Gamer Network
Gamer Network
expands US sales, editorial teams". Gamesindustry.biz. Retrieved 2014-08-07. * ^ * ^ Pearson, Dan (3 May 2017). " Gamer Network
Gamer Network
acquires Rock, Paper, Shotgun". GamesIndustry.biz
GamesIndustry.biz
. Retrieved 3 May 2017.

EXTERNAL LINKS