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Gaming Scene to Sizzle with Xfire's Summer Gaming Festival

(June 21st 2007– Menlo Park, CA)

Xfire continues its tradition of entertaining gamers all over the world with the Xfire Summer Gaming Festival. A sizzling programme of online gaming events means that gamers won’t want to be too far from their PC's this Summer - in fact, don’t be surprised if some of them take their laptops to the beach!

This unique series of online gaming events will allow the 7.4 Million registered Xfire users to play with the best, learn from the pros and chat with gaming culture icons in over fifteen events that are scheduled to take place throughout the summer.

The Xfire Summer Gaming Festival kicks off June 27th when gamers will have the chance to chat live on Xfire with *aAa* Spank, the 2006 PES World Champion, and GG30|Droodie, one of the favorites to take the title away from him next July. The Xfire Summer Gaming Festival will continue live from July 5th to 8th at the Electronic Sports World Cup in Paris, France. More events will be added throughout the rest of the summer.

The Xfire Summer Gaming Festival site is located at http://www.xfire.com/cms/festival. There, Xfire users will find all the information they need to attend the upcoming Xfire Summer Gaming Festival events and catch up on news about events they missed.

Fr?d?ric Descamps, Senior Director of Business Development&Marketing at Xfire explained: :“Our summer events always attract massive participation and have become a fixture on every gamer’s calendar. We have organized a series of exceptional events featuring the best of gaming. We are very excited to offer European gamers the chance to participate in the Xfire Summer Gaming Festival!"

About Xfire, Inc.

Xfire, Inc. one of the fastest growing online gaming platforms and communities in the world helping gamers to easily connect, chat and play with their friends online. Xfire is a free service that allows gamers to easily browse for game servers, chat with friends through IM and voice chat, as well as download the latest updates and additions to their favorite games. With more than seven million members in over 100 countries, Xfire is an international community connecting gamers across the globe. Xfire is a wholly owned subsidiary of MTV Networks and is based in Menlo Park, CA.

For further information on Xfire’s Summer Gaming Festival please contact Cathy Campos at Panache PR on +441483 401099 or via email cathy@panachepr.co.uk

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