IGN UK celebrates 75th podcast with online video show

02/03/11– The UK’s number one video games podcast from IGN UK ( http://uk.ign.com) celebrates its 75 th episode this week, with a very special online video show– streamed live.

IGN readers can witness the horror and hirsute glory of the podcast with a 100% uncut show live between 13.00-14.00 GMT on Thursday, 3 rd March, by following the link from the IGN homepage at http://uk.ign.com

The team promise exclusive giveaways, a fully interactive Nintendo 3DS hands-on session, top secret surprises and the return of IGN UK’s prodigal son, Sad Dan Kilby.  IGN readers can get involved in proceedings by messaging now  - ignukfeedback@ign.com - or when the show is live.

Alex Simmons, Editor-in-Chief of IGN UK, said:

“For months IGN listeners have been hearing the magic that goes into the UK podcast, but now they can see it happening live. It’s going to be an event to remember and we’re getting both the IGN community and first-time viewers involved every step of the way.”

ENDS

About IGN

IGN Entertainment is a leading Internet media and services provider focused on the videogame and entertainment markets. Collectively, IGN Entertainment media properties reach 4.5 million unique users in the UK, with a worldwide reach of 40 million unique users (comScore). IGN Entertainment’s network of videogame-related properties (including double GMA award winning games and film site IGN.com) provides one of the Web's most comprehensive videogame information destinations, which coupled with leading male lifestyle site AskMen, attracts one of the largest concentrated audiences of young males on the Internet.

For more information contact:

Will Guyatt, PR Manager, IGN UK 0203 077 4006. 


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