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There is one man in South Korea who wants an Xbox One more than anyone else. But right now, he's standing in line for the console—a line of one person. He's got about a week to go before the console is released in South Korea. But can me make it?

As mentioned on Ruliweb (via tipster Sang), the man's name is Niguringu. Actually, no, that's not his real name, but that is his internet name on the Ruliweb forum, where he's posting. The 23-year-old engineering student has been in line since this past weekend at the Times Square shopping mall in Seoul, where the Xbox One launch event will be held.

Inspired by the Korean fans who camped out for a PS4,Niguringu thought about waiting in line for two weeks for the Xbox One, but decided that eight days of waiting was enough. He is, however, worried that he might not make it past three or four days, and he hopes that somebody else will join him in line.

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Earlier today, Microsoft Korea apparently contacted Niguringu and let him know that he is, indeed, the first person in South Korea lined up for an Xbox One.

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If you live in Seoul, and have a week with no plans whatsoever, you can always line up with this gentleman.

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이제 타임스퀘어 오픈시간이 된지라 [Ruliweb Thanks, Sang!]

조그만 열정을 가지고 도착했습니다 영등포 타임스퀘어 [Ruliweb]

한국 XboxOne 첫번째 구매자가 될지도 모를 니구링그님 인터뷰 [Ruliweb]

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