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Games Guru gets Xequted!

Gaming evolves in the UK as the popular Games Network channel and leading online gaming community join forces to elevate your gaming.

Bristol, England 27th of September 2004: and Sky Telemedia today announces a partnership agreement set to rock the foundations of gaming. Over the course of the next few months, the popular Games Guru show aired on Sky's Digital channel 172 will be providing gamers with Xbox Live the chance to take part in live televised competitions. kicks off this partnership with the Games Network channel to provide workable and effective solutions to the successful execution of tournaments. Providing gamers with an unbeatable experience in online tournaments!

Working together with Sky Telemedia, brings in a number of remarkable opportunities for gamers, with a wealth of gaming goodies and great prizes up for grabs!

"Today marks the next step in the gaming revolution and reaffirms both and Sky Telemedia's joint vision of commitment to gamers" says Luke Newcombe Head of Communications. "Providing gamers with a truly live experience of being able to play in competitive online tournaments with the agility of live broadcasting on the Games Network, truly adds a unique and competitive edge in online gaming".

"When re-launching our UK content on Game Network, we had in mind from the start" Said Gareth Williams, Producer of Game Guru. " has shown it's versatility and professionalism in bringing some of the best tournaments to a wider public. Going forward, we hope to continue to work with on this and other projects, bringing the best content to more and more people in what is sure to be a great partnership"

Details of all tournaments and prizes will be published soon.


Notes to Editors:

About was founded in May 2003 as a web community concept. Over a long development cycle, it is now in full flow and gaining pace daily as a major upcoming gaming and digital entertainment portal. Headquartered in Bristol, England with editorial and journalist aspects across the United Kingdom and the United States.

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European Contact:

Luke Newcombe - Head of Communications

07905 494 089

North American Contact:

Mike Thompson - Head of Public Relations

001 (925) 528 9335

About Sky Telemedia

Headquartered in Hong Kong, Skytelemedia is led by highly experienced management who have a successful track record of building profitable multi-million dollar businesses providing value-added billing and distribution services in the international telecom sector.

The company operates across multiple platforms, principally fixed-line and wireless telephones, the Internet, and is particularly focused on interactive television

About Game Guru

Game Guru is a long running successful video games show on Game Network, Sky Digital Channel 172. Featuring over 20 hours of live airtime every week, the show is dedicated to helping gamers get past that last hurdle or take them to the next level in gaming. Running weekdays and weekends, the show is produced in-house at Sky Telemedia's London Studios.

Any enquiries should be handled through the contact below.

Contact Details:

Gareth Williams


+44 (0)7952 418116

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