CraveOnline.com and NOS Energy Drink have combined forces to create the CraveOnline Non-Stop NOS Gaming Lounge with one goal in mind: break the Guinness World Record for the “Longest Video Games Marathon Playing a Fighting Game.” Four members of the CraveOnline team will strap in for 31-straight hours of the latest Mortal Kombat in order to perform a fatality on the current record.
The CraveOnline Non-Stop NOS Gaming Lounge will be located across the street from the Los Angeles Convention Center, at Figueroa and 12th street, and is open to the public. The event runs 24 hours a day from June 7-9, 2011, right in the middle of E3 madness. Visitors who stop by will be able to play alongside the CraveOnline team going for gold on two other consoles located in the lounge. There will also be a DJ spinning tunes and NOS Models handing out free samples in order to fuel the marathon gaming sessions.
If you can’t make it out to the Gaming Lounge, no need to worry. You can follow along at home at www.icraveNOS.com. It is there that you can enter a sweepstakes to win a PlayStation 3. Yes, free stuff!
“We are excited to team up with NOS to produce the Non-Stop Gaming Lounge and Hub that provides hardcore gamers with a unique online and offline experience,” says John Keefer, Vice President of CraveOnline. “CraveOnline and NOS are hoping to make gaming history with the world record attempt for ‘longest video games marathon playing a fighting game’.”
Below you can find the event’s pertinent information in an easy to digest format. We hope to see your support at the CraveOnline Non-Stop NOS Gaming Lounge!
WHO: CraveOnline (www.craveonline.com), one of the fastest growing next-generation male lifestyle sites, announced today a partnership with NOS® Energy Drink and the launch of the CraveOnline Non-Stop NOS Gaming Lounge outside of the Los Angeles Convention Center June 7-9, 2011 and online hub (www.icraveNOS.com).
WHAT: CraveOnline’s Non-Stop NOS Gaming Lounge is the ultimate destination for E3 goers where they can watch CraveOnline team members play the latest version of Mortal Kombat on PS3 for 31 hours straight in order to break a world record for ‘longest video games marathon playing a fighting game’.
The highlight of the Non-Stop NOS Gaming Lounge will be the ‘Final Power Hour’ from 5pm- 6pm Wednesday June 8th when the CraveOnline team members play for the 31st hour therefore launching them into history for the ‘longest video games marathon playing a fighting game’.
Once in the lounge, visitors can play alongside the CraveOnline gaming team on two other screens/consoles in the lounge. The Non-Stop DJ is there spinning tunes throughout the competition while NOS Models fuel the gamers and visitors with NOS samples. There are also lap tops within the lounge for visitors to experience the Non-Stop NOS hub on CraveOnline to enter the sweepstakes to win a PS3 at www.icraveNOS.com. The Gaming Lounge will be going 24/7 from June 7-9 to provide an afterhours place for gaming enthusiasts to continue the party after E3.
WHEN: Tuesday, June 7th, 10 a.m- Thursday, June 9th, 6p.m
‘Final Power Hour’ (Record Breaking Hour)- Wednesday, June 8th 5 pm- 6pm
WHERE: The CraveOnline Non-Stop NOS Gaming Lounge is located across the street from the Los Angeles Convention Center at Figueroa and 12th street.