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Up-and-Coming British Rockers Set to Challenge Fans in Latest ‘Game with Fame’ to be Televised on G4 – videogame tv

Xbox Live® is about to experience a British invasion. One of the hottest punk/art rock groups in Europe, Kaiser Chiefs, have been tearing through the U.S. in support of their debut album, Employment, and will be headlining the latest Xbox Live “Game with Fame” session on Monday, June 13. The session will be televised on G4 – videogame tv’s daily live series, “Attack of the Show!” on Friday, June 17 at 7:00 p.m. EDT/4:00 p.m. PDT.

Gamers interested in the chance to test their skills against the band in EA’s Burnout® 3: Takedown™ must sign-up by Monday, June 6 and can do so by logging onto http://www.kaiserchiefs.net/xbox/. 100 winners will do battle online with Kaiser Chiefs, 10 winners will receive a copy of Employment and one lucky grand prize winner will take home an Xbox® console, Xbox Live kit and a copy of Burnout 3: Takedown. In addition, G4 is giving one gamer the chance to come in studio and show off their driving skills by going head-to-head against Kaiser Chiefs on “Attack of the Show!”

Kaiser Chiefs entered the U.S. to critical acclaim, garnering rave reviews from media outlets including Rolling Stone, Blender, Entertainment Weekly and USA Today. Employment currently sits at No. 8 on the UK album charts, while their hit singles Everyday I Love You Less and Less and I Predict a Riot continue to receive heavy airplay across the globe. It was also announced that the talented young musicians will join the legendary U2 on their European tour this summer.

For more information on Kaiser Chiefs’ upcoming tour dates, please visit http://www.kaiserchiefs.net.

Electronic Arts’ Burnout 3: Takedown rewrites the rules of the road. Arcade racing is now driven by a new mantra: Aggressive Racing Required. Racing gamers and adrenaline junkies are invited behind the wheel to experience unprecedented speed and action. Use your car to battle your way to the front of the pack. Take down rivals and trigger spectacular crashes.

Xbox Live's “Game with Fame” program gives Xbox Live subscribers the unique opportunity to play against some of today's hottest stars. Past “Game with Fame” celebrity players include The Strokes, Hoobastank, Three Doors Down, Incubus and Buffalo Bills' Running Back Willis McGahee. For further information on other Xbox Live events, be sure to visit the “Game with Fame” Web site at http://www.xbox.com/gamewithfame.

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Xbox (http://www.xbox.com) is the video game system from Microsoft that brings people together for the most exhilarating game and entertainment experiences. Xbox delivers an expansive collection of breakthrough games, powerful hardware and the unified Xbox Live online service. The tag line, "It's good to play together," captures the spirit of Xbox as the social hub of the new digital entertainment lifestyle. Xbox is now available in North America, Asia, Europe and Australia.

G4’s “Attack of the Show!” goes live every weekday from the frontlines of internet culture and gives viewers the latest scoop on everything that’s here today, lame tomorrow. Hosted by Kevin Pereira and Sarah Lane, “Attack of the Show!” is plugged into the widespread interests of its audience, and keeps viewers in the loop on the latest trends, quirkiest internet finds, newest gadgets and coolest downloads. “Attack of the Show” airs live every weekday at 7:00 p.m. ET/ 4:00 p.m. PT on G4.

G4 – videogame tv – is the only 24/7 television network dedicated to all things videogames. G4 airs all-original programming that covers every aspect of the videogame culture. Shows feature breaking industry news, reviews, the hottest games, gear and technology, celebrity interviews, insider opinions and the underground trends that feed the videogame generation. Launched in April 2002, G4 is available in more than 50 million cable and satellite homes nationwide. The company is headquartered in Los Angeles and is owned by Comcast Corporation. To learn more, log onto www.g4tv.com.

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