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Livewire - The UK's first live video games show

No flashy sets. No Gangster presenters. No fanboys!

October 29th 2004, London, United Kingdom: Livewire is the latest videogames show for the UK audience, featuring everything that gamers want to see. With the most up to date content, and some fantastic guests, you can look forward to some laid back, but informative videogames television.

Taking inspiration from some classic shows from the past, the content is tailored to what you, the gamer wants to see. Featuring a heavy online focus on Xbox Live, Jolt online gaming and PS2 online, the community will be an important aspect of the show, with regular kick ass competitions and the opportunity to visit the studios to take part in a truly interactive games television experience.

Gareth Williams, Producer of Livewire said" I've been working furiously for over 6 months researching the kind of show that the consumer wants to watch." He continued "I think we've got the right balance between previews, reviews and interviews and focusing on the online aspect of the show is sure to set us in good stead with the gaming audience. With televised online tournaments and some fantasic competitions, unseen in video games shows, we're hoping to be come the show of choice for gamers across the UK"

Coming attractions on Livewire:

Nov 6th: Gizmondo Special - Exclusive footage from the golden joystick awards

Nov 13th UK exclusive television review 1 hour special

With more big names gearing up to appear on the show, livewire looks set to be the show of choice for a long time to come!

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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 Livewire

Livewire is a brand new video games show on Game Network, Sky Digital Channel 172. Featuring live reviews, interviews, previews and amazing competitions, The show is for gamers and by gamers. Showing Saturday 1.30pm-2.30pm and repeated on Sundays, 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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