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2011-11-16 11:34:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spike TV today announced the creation of its first ever Video Game Hall of Fame Award. This annual honor will recognize the most memorable and innovative video game franchises in history. The inaugural recipient, "The Legend of Zelda,(TM)" is one of the most influential and beloved gaming franchises of all time. The legendary series will take its rightful place as the first entry into the Video Game Hall of Fame, with a special tribute at the...

2011-11-11 09:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spike TV, a division of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), proudly announces it has created a comprehensive initiative to salute companies that hire the brave men and women of our armed forces when they return home from service. "Hire A Veteran" will showcase businesses, from Main St. to Wall St., that provide jobs for the selfless heroes who risk their lives in defense of our country. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/NY85419LOGO ) The...

2011-11-09 11:24:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spike TV presents a special live event on Tuesday, November 15 at 10:00pm featuring Allen Haff and Ton Jones from "Auction Hunters" and Doug Clark and Mike Baird from "Flip Men." Emanating from Los Angeles, LIVE interstitials will wrap around new episodes of Spike's hit series "Auction Hunters" and "Flip Men." During the broadcast, Spike will announce a sweepstakes where one lucky viewer will have the opportunity to have the "Flip Men" hosts come to...

2011-11-03 13:07:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This December, put your game on pause and prepare for an out-of-this-world glimpse at the future of gaming when Spike TV presents the 2011 "Video Game Awards" (#VGA). Today, Spike TV announced that Mark Burnett, the acclaimed producer of "Survivor," "The Voice," "The Apprentice," the "63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards," the "MTV Movie Awards" and the "People's Choice Awards," will serve as executive producer of the 2011 "VGAs" telecast. The...

2011-10-20 08:00:00

NEW YORK and ARLINGTON, Va. Oct. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spike TV and the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® have announced an exclusive partnership that includes plans to telecast live coverage from the 2012 International CES® , the world's largest consumer technology tradeshow. Spike will also introduce "CES All Access Live," which will offer tech fans more than 12 hours of 2012 CES coverage across multiple platforms - TV, online, mobile,...

2011-10-16 01:58:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After a decade of thrilling audiences worldwide and nearly eight billion dollars in global box office receipts, Spike TV presented a moving tribute to the "Harry Potter" film franchise with the help of its eponymous star, Daniel Radcliffe, and Lord Voldemort himself, Ralph Fiennes at its "SCREAM Awards 2011." Fittingly, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2" led the way with six awards, with Radcliffe accepting the night's top honor,...

2011-10-13 10:31:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- College football fans have been a prime target for snack foods for years, with more than 172 million fans watching games throughout the season. With that in mind, Campus Solutions, Inc. http://campussolutionsinc.com announced today a unique promotion for Spikes Salsa targeting three major northeast college campuses just in time for the fall football season. Starting Sept. 24 and going through Nov. 26, Campus Solutions will stage seven sports...

2011-10-11 13:24:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jon Slusser has been named to the newly created position of senior vice president, sports and multi-platform programming, Spike TV, it was announced today by Kevin Kay, president, Spike TV, to whom he will report. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/NY85419LOGO ) Based in Los Angeles, Slusser will be charged with creating live, multi-platform, socially driven events with convergent opportunities for Spike TV's expanding male...

2011-10-05 13:50:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After eight films, nine Academy Award nominations, and years of inspiring millions of fans worldwide, Spike TV will say goodbye to the "Harry Potter" films as it presents the ultimate farewell tribute to the blockbuster franchise at its "SCREAM Awards 2011." The sixth annual event, which honors all things sci-fi, fantasy, horror and comic books, will tape at Universal Studios on Saturday, October 15, and premiere on Spike TV on Tuesday, October 18...

2011-09-22 14:30:00

As the âœBar Rescueâ season finale is set to air Sept. 25th and Spike announces plans for a second season of âœBar Rescue,â Bevintel CEO Dan Smith said the exposure the show provided has helped bars and restaurants understand what they need to do to survive - and thrive. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) September 22, 2011 During the first season of âœBar Rescue,â Bevintel helped bars and...