A gaming team from Ebuyer.com will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for continuous play of a console game, with a 3-day gaming marathon.
The team, Sumonix Bears, will look to fight for over 51 hours of continuous gameplay on the Microsoft Xbox game Halo 5: Guardians against online opposition.
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The online record attempt “For playing a Halo game consecutively”, needs to beat the current record of 50 hours and 4 minutes, will be broadcast on the Ebuyer Twitch Channel for the entire record length.
Four members of the Sumonix Bears team; Stephen James, Adam Vjestica, Chris Pang and Rhys Wood will be attempting their record-breaking marathon on May 18th until the 20th at the Ebuyer.com headquarters in Howden, Yorkshire.
The gruelling challenge allows for a meagre 10 minutes break for every 4 hours of continuous gameplay on the popular Xbox shoot’em up.
The team are supported by Microsoft Xbox, BenQ, Linksys, Hauppauge and Element Gaming who have supplied equipment and prizes for the record bid.
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During the marathon attempt, the Ebuyer team will be giving out a bumper pack of prizes and one lucky winner will bag themselves the grand prize of halo and gaming gear worth over £1000