August 6, 2008

Energy XXI Announces Fiscal 2008 Year-End Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

HOUSTON, Aug. 6, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Energy XXI (Bermuda) Limited (Nasdaq:EXXI) (LSE:EXXS) today announced it will host a conference call on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2008, at 9 a.m. CDT (3 p.m. London time) to discuss fiscal fourth-quarter and full-year financial and operating results for the period ended June 30, 2008. Earnings will be released through global newswire services after the close of trading on NASDAQ on Sept. 9 and will be available at

To actively participate on the conference call, please call the dial-in number below about 10 minutes before the scheduled start time. Those who wish to view the presentation materials, or to participate in listen-only mode, should access the event through the company's web site, A replay of the call will be archived and available on the web site following the live call.

      Energy XXI Fiscal 2008 Year-End Conference Call     * Sept. 10, 2008 - 9 a.m. CDT (3 p.m. London time)     * Live Dial-in (Confirmation Code 8468299)       * U.S.:  1 (913) 312-0969       * U.K.:  08000 517 166     * Presentation Slides, Live Listen-Only and Replay: 
About the Company

Energy XXI is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company whose growth strategy emphasizes acquisitions, enhanced by its value-added organic drilling program. The company's properties are located in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico waters and the Gulf Coast onshore. Collins Stewart Europe Limited and Tristone Capital Limited are Energy XXI listing brokers in the United Kingdom. To learn more, visit the Energy XXI website at

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 CONTACT:  Energy XXI (Bermuda) Limited           Stewart Lawrence, Vice President, Investor Relations and            Communications           +1 713-351-3006           [email protected]            Collins Stewart Europe Limited           Nominated Adviser and Joint UK Broker           Seema Paterson           +44 207 523 8321           [email protected]            Pelham PR           James Henderson             +44 207 743 6673             [email protected]           Alisdair Haythornthwaite             +44 207 743 6676             [email protected]