NEWS - Monday, May 2, 2005
Xbox 360 Unveiled to Canadians!(TORONTO, ON -- May 2, 2005) CTV will unveil the next-generation Xbox® video game system via a high-energy, half-hour program titled "The Next Generation Xbox Revealed." The special, seen exclusively in Canada on CTV, will be hosted by entertainment icon, seasoned gamer and Xbox fanatic Elijah Wood, known globally for the Academy Award-winning "Lord of the Rings" trilogy. Island Records' renowned Las Vegas rockers The Killers will deliver electrifying performances throughout the special. The national broadcast will premiere Friday, May 13, 2005 at 12:30am ET (check local listings) on CTV. Canadians will get an exclusive look at the Xbox vision for the next generation -- one that ensures that the user experience is always connected, always personalized and always in high definition. The special will feature never-before-seen, action-packed gameplay of future Xbox games, a peek into the future of the Xbox Live(TM) online gaming service, backstage celebrity interviews and exclusive insider footage on the making of the next-generation console.