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Welcome to the new Eurogamer

New look, threaded comments, portable view, much more!

Hello! I'll keep this brief, because I'm sure you're itching to have a look around. This is our new home. We hope you like it.

Win a pair of tickets to EGX Rezzed 2018

The Rezzed of us will buy our own.

It feels like only yesterday we were sequestered in Birmingham's impossibly huge NEC building for the biggest EGX show yet - which makes it even more strange to consider that we're now only just over a month away from the expo's trendy, laid-back sister event, Rezzed.

Big news for Eurogamer today: after 18 years as an independent, our parent company Gamer Network has been acquired by ReedPOP. ReedPOP is an American events company that, among other things, owns and operates the PAX gaming events that Eurogamer readers will surely be familiar with. (I've included the full press release announcing this news below.)

EGX is coming to Berlin

Sister event debuts in German capital this September.

Gamer Network - the company which owns and operates Eurogamer - will launch its first consumer games event outside the UK this year when EGX comes to Berlin.

Brighton, eh? It sure is some place. Home of course to the mighty Brighton and Hove Albion FC, a slowly eroding burned-out pier, and Fatboy Slim. Noel Gallagher even lived here once, though please don't hold that against the city.

We at Eurogamer read the comments, and we hear you. You love our wall-to-wall Destiny coverage, and you can't wait for a new onslaught of articles with the arrival of its sequel tomorrow. Well, I'm afraid you're going to have to wait a little longer, as we're all starting our journeys at midnight when servers are pushed live (you might see some coverage of Destiny 2 going live elsewhere right now, but even Activision thinks we should calm it a bit so didn't invite us to its review event or grant us early access beyond the beta).

Raiders of the Broken Planet is a sci-fi action game from Spain's MercurySteam, developers of the well-liked Castlevania: Lords of Shadow games and next month's Metroid: Samus Returns on 3DS. It features an intriguing mix of storytelling and 4v1 asymmetrical multiplayer gameplay, and also apparently has four campaigns. Sounds like there's a lot going on here.

For over a year now, I've been trying to collect every Codemasters game released for the ZX Spectrum. It's a bit of a weird hobby, yes, but it's something I attempted as a youngster and now, with a bit more disposable cash to play with, I thought it was about time that I finally completed my mission.

As you might have read, I interviewed Deck Nine lead writer Zak Garriss at E3 a couple of weeks back, about their upcoming prequel to the beloved Life is Strange, about Ashley Burch not returning to voice Chloe, and about which possible directions the studio can take a story that fans kind of already know the ending to.

Our friends at Rock, Paper, Shotgun are hiring

Love video or PC hardware? Join the family!

I'm sure you well aware of our sister PC gaming site Rock, Paper, Shotgun - it's been part of the Gamer Network family for years, and has just recently been fully acquired by the company. This means that we get to chant "one of us, one of us" at them now, but also that our company can invest more in the site so it can do more stuff.

After Silverstone's race, we're now getting to the business end of Eurogamer's Assetto Corsa Championship. The British GP was full of surprises. David Greco has finally got to grips with the fearsome 98T, thanks to the switch to a manual gearbox, and now looks firmly in control. Elsewhere, it was a bad day at the office for Hany Alsabti, who after a mistake in the early stages of the race was forced into a comeback drive to fifth place.

A note from the editor: Jelly Deals is a deals site launched by our parent company, Gamer Network, with a mission to find the best bargains out there. Look out for the Jelly Deals roundup of reduced-price games and kit every Saturday on Eurogamer.

Introducing the Eurogamer Summer Internship

Update: Oli, Wes and Chris offer their tips on getting into games journalism.

Update, 12th April: By way of a reminder that applications are open for our summer internship, please check out this video of a panel we hosted at EGX Rezzed the week before last, titled 'How to get into games journalism'. Oli, Wes and Chris Bratt took to the stage to talk about their experiences, discuss the internship and our reasons for doing it, and offer some advice for aspiring games journalists, including on the kind of articles we're after and the best way to pitch. (Sorry we're all squished into the bottom left corner, it's just how the cameras were set up on that stage.

Watch Saturday's EGX Rezzed developer sessions here

Dean Hall! Yooka-Laylee! Battalion! Halo Wars!

It's the third and final day at EGX Rezzed but while Eurogamer's editorial team is starting to look a little dog-eared around the edges, the show itself is ramping up for its biggest day yet.

Watch Friday's EGX Rezzed developer sessions here

Catch up on Total Warhammer 2! Sunless Skies! Digital Foundry!

UPDATE: If you missed any of yesterday's sessions we've now added YouTube embeds of the full line-up so you can catch up on everything - including the announcement of Total War: Warhammer 2.

After a fascinating but flawed start to the championship at Imola, the second round of the Eurogamer Assetto Corsa Championship at Mexico produced some great action on track. Tuomas Thatela of Supernova Racing Team took the win from Hany Alsabti with a last lap drama almost changing the look of the final podium. Jackub Charkot ended up taking the final step for the Ragnar Feeder Simulator team.

Eurogamer readership survey 2017

Help us out by telling us who you are and what you think.

Hi, me again. I know what you're thinking - it must be about time for our annual readership survey, right? (Actually, it's past time - we did the 2016 survey in early February. Time flies when Zelda: Breath of the Wild exists.)

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