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IN PICTURES: Tekken at IMAX breaks Guinness World Record

Namco Bandai Partners (NBP) and IGN host Guinness World Record attempt

  • Namco Bandai Partners (NBP) and IGN welcomed gamers to the Tekken Tag Tournament 2 launch party. The event took place at Sydney's IMAX theatre in Darling Harbour on Tuesday, September 11.

  • The event was also an attempt to break the world record for ‘Largest screen used in a videogame tournament’

  • The line was fairly large quite a while before the event started.

  • Attendees lining up.

  • The first few about to enter...

  • At the top of the stairs, a bunch of posters.

  • Guests signing in.

  • The line coming up the stairs.

  • The line coming up the stairs.

  • The line coming up the stairs.

  • Guinness World Records Australian officials.

  • A couple of ladies enjoying the game before the tournament started.

  • And we're off... gamers hard at it, while event officials keep an eye out on proceedings. The event started in the lobby, with the finals moving into the IMAX theatre.

  • Fight on!

  • Fight on!

  • Fight on!

  • Fight on!

  • Look at the concentration.

  • Fight on!

  • The official game pad.

  • Inside IMAX theatre before it opened to the general public.

  • ARN's Patrick Budmar enjoying some Tekken in an exclusive hour of gaming before the theatre opened to the public.

  • ARN's Nermin Bajric kicking back fighting against another media attendee.

  • It was huge... REALLY huge.

  • The theatre beginning to fill up.

  • The general public giving it a go before the tournament finals.

  • The theatre slowly filling up while the first rounds of the tournament went on in the lobby.

  • Theatre slowly filling, with viewers watching fellow attendees battle it out.

  • Theatre slowly filling, with viewers watching fellow attendees battle it out.

  • Concentration from everyone.

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