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Live from London's Games Media Awards 2008 tonight


We'll be live-blogging tonight's Game Media Awards in London, just so you don't miss any of the "action."

We're up for two - "Games Website" and "Specialist Games Writer – ONLINE" - which means we sort of have to go, and seeing as we're there we thought we might as well bring you the blow-by-blow account of us not winning either.

Find all the categories and the nominations after the break. Not sure exactly when it's going to start. There's a pre-show drinks thing at 7.00pm BST, so we reckon you should keep an eye on the site from 8.00pm onwards.

Games Magazine

Games TM
Official Nintendo Magazine
Official PlayStation Magazine
PC Gamer
Xbox World

Games Website

GameSpot UK
Rock, Paper, Shotgun

Specialist Games Writer – PRINT

Jon Blyth (PC Zone)
Tom Francis (PC Gamer)
Rick Porter (Games TM)
Joel Snape
(PlayStation Official Magazine)
Ben Talbot
(Official Xbox Magazine)
Alex Wiltshire (Edge)

Specialist Games Writer – ONLINE

Tom Bramwell (Eurogamer)
Guy Cocker (GameSpot)
Matt Cundy (Games Radar)
Gary Cutlack (Shiny Media)
Pat Garratt (VG 24/7)
Ellie Gibson (Eurogamer)

Mainstream Magazine Games Writer (sponsored by Ubisoft)

Rory Buckeridge (Zoo/Nuts)
Tom Dunmore (Stuff)
David McComb (Empire)
Simon Munk (FHM)
Matt Yeo (Toxic)

National Newspaper – best games coverage

Daily Telegraph

Regional Games Columnist

Dave Cook (Scotsman)*
Steven Fox (Metro)
Ewan Ross (Liverpool Echo)
Derek Uchman (Dundee Post)
Ross Wilkinson (Press Association)

* We know Scotland isn’t a region. But this seemed the best home for Mr Cook. Plus we look forward to people getting all narky about it.

Games Broadcast

Gadget Show
Games Night (Sky/X.league.tv)
GameSpot UK Podcast
Johnny Minkley (Radio 1)
One Life Left (Resonance FM)

Rising Star (sponsored by Rising Star Games)

Luke Anderson (Gamespot)
Michael Gapper (Xbox World 360)
Simon Miller (X360)
Chris Scullion (Official Nintendo Magazine)
Richard Stanton (Edge)
Ed Zitron (PC Zone)

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