October 29, 2008

Energy XXI to Present At Conferences in November

HOUSTON, Oct. 29, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Energy XXI (Bermuda) Limited (Nasdaq:EXXI) (AIM:EXXI) today announced its executives will present at the following conferences in November.

       * President and Chief Operating Officer Steve Weyel will present       at the New York Society of Security Analysts' 11th Annual       Energy Exploration & Production Industry Conference in       New York City on Nov. 6, 2008, beginning at 1 p.m. EST.     * Vice President of Investor Relations Stewart Lawrence will       present at the Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment       Conference in New York City on Nov. 10, 2008, beginning       at 2 p.m. EST.     * Chairman and CEO John Schiller will present at the 12th       Annual Worldwide Independents Forum as part of London Oil       Week 2008 on Nov. 18, 2008, beginning at Noon London time.     * Chairman and CEO John Schiller will present at the Canaccord       Adams Global Energy Conference in Miami on Nov. 19, 2008,       beginning at 3:45 p.m. EST. 

Slide presentations and information regarding webcasting will be available on the Energy XXI homepage (www.energyxxi.com) in the Investor Relations, Events & Presentations section.

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 www.energyxxi.com.

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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]