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Pro-G to host celebratory Halo 2 Slayer tournament

London, England, February 28 2006: To jointly celebrate the impending launch of its revamped site and the fourth anniversary of the Xbox in Europe, Pro-G (www.pro-g.co.uk) will be hosting a Halo 2 Slayer tournament on Xbox Live during the weekend of 18-19 March. The competition will be organised and run by industry veteran and AlienPants Marketing Director Luke 'Duke' Newcombe.

On day one all registered players will take part in knockout-style heats, with the winning players proceeding to day two to compete in a 1vs1 finale tournament. Prizes will be awarded to the overall winner and runners-up, comprising of a selection of Xbox and Xbox 360 titles.

"The revamped Pro-G heavily focuses on community features and interaction, so we felt that a Halo 2 tournament would be a fitting celebration," said Adam McCann, Director of Operations at Pro-G. "The site is due to re-launch during the run-up to the tournament and we very much look forward to unveiling it and announcing the various new services and partnerships we have been building over the past few months."

"I've personally administered, run and sponsored over 200 Xbox Live tournaments over the past few years and Pro-G's Halo 2 anniversary tournament is set to be one the best," said Luke Newcombe. "Working with Pro-G on the forthcoming Halo 2 anniversary tournament has been great - gamers will be able to celebrate the fourth anniversary of the Xbox in style."

For more information on the competition and to sign up, please visit www.pro-g.co.uk/halo2tournament.

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About Pro-G Media Ltd

Founded in June 2004 by Adam McCann and Tom Orry, Pro-G Media is the home to Pro-G, the UK's fastest growing video games online publication. Building on the success of the publication's first year, Pro-G will be launching a completely rebuilt website in March, featuring a fresh new design and an improved layout as well as innovative community features. The revamped website will set a new standard for online video game publications and will represent the first step in the company's far-reaching plans for 2006. Demonstration of the new website is available on request. For more information on the company and its services, please visit www.pro-gmedia.com.


Adam McCann

Tel: +44 (0)845 8386 365

E-mail: adam.mccann@pro-g.co.uk

About AlienPants Ltd

AlienPants provides community management and user support services for online communities, as well as providing a wide range of mobile, wireless, WAP and SMS technologies and services. The company's flagship GTIP customer support service is available to publishers and other interested companies to provide live support services to customers. AlienPants also provides written content for games service providers, games news websites, gaming-related magazines and the mobile sector, with clients as diverse as BT Openworld, Prima Publishing, Opera Telecom, Gamezville, T-Mobile, Orange and Mindmatics. For more information about AlienPants and the services provided, visit www.alienpants.com.


Luke Newcombe

Tel: +44 (0) 7815 315 667

E-mail: luke.newcombe@alienpants.com


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