GINX TV TO LAUNCH ON BT VISION

May 25 th 2011– For Immediate Release

BT Vision has over 6,000 hours of video on-demand content available, and has over 575,000 customers.

Ginx TV is the world’s principal and fastest growing global operator of video gaming channels and producer of gaming television shows.

Michiel Bakker, CEO Ginx TV, commented;“At Ginx we are very excited and proud to bring some of our best video gaming shows to UK audiences as part of the BT Vision Video On demand service. BT Vision’s decision to provide content for video gamers shows a real commitment to engage with this increasingly important community. Video gaming has broken through to the mainstream and Ginx super serves gamers with shows covering all the games, all the time. We look forward to welcoming BT Vision subscribers to the fast growing Ginx family.” 

Kate Dean, head of television, BT Vision, said“BT Vision and Ginx TV are bringing the first on demand gaming content to the UK.  BT Vision gaming fans will be able to start, pause or rewind their favourite shows whenever they want. This is an exciting addition to BT Vision’s array of on-demand channels.”

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About Ginx

Launched in 2007, Ginx TV is the only international, multi-language TV channel exclusively dedicated to video gaming. Ginx offers fully localised channels, targeted at the rapidly growing number of gamers across the globe. Ginx has already launched 24/7 channels in the Adriatic Region, Indonesia and Turkey as well as producing shows for 3 rd party broadcasters, including GameFace for the UK, India, and New Zealand and Ginx Files for multiple international territories.

For more information about Ginx TV, please contact Jenni West on; Telephone: 0208 5766660 or; jenni@ginx.tv

About BT Vision

BT is one of the world’s leading providers of communications solutions and services, operating in more than 170 countries.  Its principal activities include the provision of networked IT services globally; local, national and international telecommunications services to our customers for use at home, at work and on the move; broadband and internet products and services and converged fixed/mobile products and services.  BT consists principally of four lines of business: BT Global Services, Openreach, BT Retail and BT Wholesale.

In the year ended 31 March 2011, BT Group’s revenue was£20,076 million with profit before taxation of£1,717 million.

British Telecommunications plc (BT) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BT Group plc and encompasses virtually all businesses and assets of the BT Group.  BT Group plc is listed on stock exchanges in London and New York.  For more information, visit www.bt.com/aboutbt

BT Vision has over 6,000 hours of video on-demand content available, the most in the UK. Among its selection of more than 7,000 programmes, it has 600 films, from classics to family favourites, with seven new titles added every week. For more information about BT Vision; http://www.btvision.bt.com 


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