31st Aug 2007 (London, United Kingdom)– Earlier this month XLEAGUE.TV, the UK’s first dedicated eSports service, announced a free Mario Strikers: Charged Football and Pro Evolution Soccer 6 tournament. XLEAGUE.TV can now announce that the next free tournament will be Gears of War, where players can compete for a top prize of£250.

“We’ve had a terrific response to our previous free tournaments sponsored by The Daily Star,” says Lee Catania, XLEAGUE.TV Marketing Manager.“We’re sure Gears of War, one of the most popular games on the Xbox 360, will prove just as successful.”

Registration for the tournament opens on the 31st of August, and is absolutely free. The remaining two free tournaments will be unveiled over the following weeks.

For more information on the new free tournaments and prizes, please visit www.XLEAGUE.TV or contact Marketing Manager Lee Catania on lee.catania@nasnet.co.uk. XLEAGUE.TV can also be found on Sky Channel 279.


XLEAGUE.TV is the UK’s first dedicated eSports channel and fully integrated website launched in May 2007. The revolutionary channel, which broadcasts on Sky channel 279, offers a comprehensive range of services to its members including leagues and tournaments, customisable user profiles, match scheduling and club and team creation. By competing on www.xleague.tv, gamers can win the opportunity to be invited to the studio for the chance to play on television.

The channel was launched at a cost of£5 million and is part of the Portland Media Group. XLEAGUE.TV has a wealth of In-house facilities include production, post-production and play-out, as well as an advertising agency, a media buying and planning department and a modelling agency.

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