London 11 April 2011 - With worldwide fascination and speculation over what the future princess will wear on her much anticipated wedding day, Xbox 360 is proud to reveal the official dress of the Royal Bride and Groom, Kate and Wills—as Xbox LIVE Avatars.
The Xbox LIVE dashboard recently allowed both Xbox LIVE Gold and free members to vote for their favourite wedding outfit for the Royal couple, from a selection of four very different dress options. Almost 50,000 Xbox LIVE members took part in the light-hearted poll, and we can now reveal that the traditional fairy tale white wedding attire won, stealing the nation’s hearts with over 58% of the votes. In second place was the‘black-tie’ dress, third place was the‘Scottish Highlands’ attire and in last place was the‘alternative cocktail’ wear.
We would like to say that the royal couple will take their fashion advice from us, but we fear that this will have no bearing on the actual Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. Alas, we still think they are the best dressed Avatars the LIVE community has ever seen, and Xbox wishes them the best of luck in their Royal Wedding.
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