You would have thought it was the holiday season by the crowds lined up outside the Panama City Mall before sunrise Saturday.
They weren't there to do shopping, but rather play games. Video game enthusiasts from as far away as Louisiana were in the Center Court for some friendly competition.
More than 300 gamers gathered to play the popular X-Box video game, "Halo Two." The tournament was sponsored by 97-X.
Organizers say the number of players and spectators was that of a national tournament. Roughly $2,000 was awarded to the winners.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.