G4 PRESENTS ANNUAL PROGRAMMING EVENT "EPICTOBER" WITH ALL-NEW BIGGER AND BADDER EXCLUSIVES, REVEALS AND GIVEAWAYS THROUGHOUT THE MONTH
"Epictober" Includes Special Content and Surprises on Attack of the Show! and X-Play, as well as the Popular Video Game Site G4tv.com
LOS ANGELES, CA - September 28, 2011 - This October, G4's popular daily series "Attack of the Show!" and "X-Play" join forces with G4tv.com to bring viewers a full month of all-new exclusives, amazing segments and envy-inducing giveaways as G4 presents Epictober! Every single day during the month will undoubtedly be "epic" on G4. Highlights include "X-Play's" exclusive hands-on demos and world premiere gameplay footage; "Attack of the Show!'s" oatmeal wrestling along with the return of everyone's favorite chesty superhero, Bustice. In addition, G4tv.com will debut three new original movies from G4 Films, as well as features and epic sweepstakes giveaways. Viewers will have a chance to win giveaways every day on "AOTS!", "X-Play" and at G4tv.com such as a trip for 2 to UFC 137 in Vegas, Sideshow and Gentle Giant Collectibles and many more. Epictober! madness begins October 3rd on "X-Play" at 6:30pm ET/PT, "Attack of the Show!" at 7pm ET/PT and continues nightly, only on G4.
Highlights during "Attack of the Show! EPICTOBER" include:
middot; The Return of Sara Underwood's alter-ego superhero, Bustice
middot; Oatmeal wrestling inspired from the cult-favorite film UHF with co-host Candace Bailey and correspondent Sara Underwood
middot; Four days of Horror specials the week of October 24th with Horror Week on AOTS
middot; Candace Bailey visits The Gun Store in Las Vegas to fire some kick-ass weaponry
middot; Kevin Pereira sets co-host Candace Bailey up on a date with his Dad
middot; AOTS visits the set of the AMC hit, "The Walking Dead"
middot; Exclusive sneak peek of the new G4 documentary series, "Bomb Patrol: Afghanistan," where for the first time ever, TV cameras documented the Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) training camp.
Highlights during "X-Play EPICTOBER" include:
middot; Exclusive content from Prototype 2, Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception, NBA 2K12, and Reckoning: Kingdoms of Amalur
middot; The World Premiere of Gears of War 3 DLC
middot; Exclusive gameplay footage of Assassin's Creed: Revelations
G4TV.com's EPICTOBER offerings include:
middot; Exclusive videogame movies from G4 Films
middot; A behind-the-scenes look at LA Noire, Deus Ex and Gear of War 3
middot; A look at the future of motion control, MMO's, handhelds, indie games
More info on 'Epictober' is available at http://g4tv.com/epictober throughout the month.
G4 offers the last word on gaming, technology, animation, interactivity and "geek culture" for the male 18-34 demo. The network, which is available in 59 million cable and satellite homes nationwide, has given young guys of today's digital generation a television home. G4tv.com is a top web destination for video game news and information. The network's popular original programming includes "Attack of the Show!," "X-Play," "American Ninja Warrior" and "Campus PD." G4 also continues to expand its live event coverage at CES, Comic-Con, E3, Tokyo Game Show and more. G4's Multiplex features content on all possible digital platforms, including G4tv.com, G4 Mobile, G4 Podcasts, G4 on Demand, G4 Video Player, G4 Wii Portal and G4 PS3 Portal. G4 is a network of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience.