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GRID 2 Comes to GAME Store Lock-Ins This Month
Written Friday, April 12, 2013 By Richard Walker
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Fancy going hands-on with GRID 2 later this month? Then you're in luck, as selected GAME stores across the UK are holding store lock-ins with the development team from Codemasters to be in attendance, bringing prizes to be won.

Anyone who attends the GRID 2 lock-ins at GAME will be offered the chance to record their best lap times, winning spot prizes for being the fastest. Codies will also provide food and drink for the event.

You can register to attend the GAME lock-in at your nearest store or tweet the relevant store for a chance to be selected. Invites will be given on a first-come first-served basis. Here's the times, dates and participating stores:

  • Monday 22nd April (8-10pm): GAME Middlesbrough, 71-73 Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough, Teeside, TS1 5BU, @GAMEboro - 01642 252970
  • Tuesday 23rd April (8-10pm): GAME Hull, 59-60 Prospect Centre, Hull, HU2 8PW, @GAMEHullSuper - 01482 327212
  • Wednesday 24th April (8-10pm): GAME Nottingham, Unit 308A, Victoria Centre, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 3QN, @GAMENottingham - 0115 941 1819
  • Thursday 25th April (8-10pm): GAME Bristol, Unit LR53, Cribbs Causeway, Bristol, Avon, BS34 5GG, @GAMECribbs - 0117 950 9292
  • Friday 26th April (8-10pm): GAME Brighton, Unit 94, Churchill Square, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 2TF, @GAMEBrighton - 01273 727374
  • Saturday 27th April (8-10pm): GAME Crawley, 10-12 The Martletts, Crawley, West Sussex, @GAMECrawley - 01293 530 008
  • Sunday 28th April (6:30pm-8:30pm): GAME Lewisham, 212 Lewisham High St, Lewisham, SE13 6JP, @GAMELewisham - 0208 318 6518

GRID 2 will be launching on May 28th in North America and May 31st in Europe. You can check out the game's achievement list, created by us in collaboration with Codemasters here.

[Via CVG]




 
 

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Comment #1 by I_Love_Ch33v0s
Friday, April 12, 2013 @ 01:01:38 PM
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Sucks this kind of thing never happens in Canada.


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Comment #2 by IEvil IMonkey
Friday, April 12, 2013 @ 01:06:55 PM
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And my nearest store doing this is 50miles away.... Great!


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Comment #4 by pauly_27
Friday, April 12, 2013 @ 03:04:17 PM
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@#3

I was thinking that myself. Wouldn't be surprised to see this event cancelled due to lack of interest.

There is zero buzz for this game.


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Comment #5 by Dr Popodopolus
Friday, April 12, 2013 @ 03:08:47 PM
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I hope AntBattlemode attends my local the event on the 27th.

Might as well go and ask to join in. Can't imagine it'll be that busy.. although it is a Saturday


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Comment #6 by elKazaam
Friday, April 12, 2013 @ 05:30:10 PM
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will wait for a deal. not 60 bucks worth for me.


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Comment #7 by deathchicken10
Friday, April 12, 2013 @ 06:30:44 PM
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DR Popodopolous it is not saturday! In Canada it is friday night! Drinking time! Please drink with me, for the greater good


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Comment #8 by Dr Popodopolus
Friday, April 12, 2013 @ 07:03:31 PM
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@7

You funny guy, ahahaha. Lay off the drink, buddy!

I meant the event for GRID for me would drop on a Saturday.. :P


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Comment #9 by Hurricane Of 87
Saturday, April 13, 2013 @ 07:32:44 PM
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The best part of this story was "via CVG". Like after all this time Codemasters thought 'sod telling those x360a guys about it.'


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Comment #10 by Dr Popodopolus
Sunday, April 14, 2013 @ 01:38:23 PM
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http://www.game.co.uk/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/HubArticleView?hubId=183532&articleId=183537&catalogId=10201&langId=44&storeId=10151

On the Game event section it looks like they have replaced Crawley with Birmingham on the 27th.

It's like they've weighed them up and tried to calculate which gives the attendee a greater chance of survival. It's a close call, but I would have said you were more likely to get stabbed in Birmingham. Oh well.


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Comment #11 by macd
Monday, April 15, 2013 @ 03:24:45 AM
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I can think of few things worse than being locked in a shop with people like me. I never really got why the concept is even that fun, I'd far rather wait and play it at home in comfort.


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Comment #12 by Ereaser NL
Monday, April 15, 2013 @ 04:34:18 AM
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@2 Consider yourself lucky since some of us are even further away! :P


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