Part of a Microsoft Canada marketing strategy, the giant console's contents were a mystery for just over 24 hours. Users had to pledge with their gamertag to help unlock the box, which finally opened around 5 p.m. on Halloween night.
Before the Xbox even opened, one Twitter user guessed an outcome...
I'm convinced the Xbox One in Vancouver is just full of Zombies. #ThisIsHowItStartsOctober 31, 2013
...Which turned out to be true.
Some were impressed by the marketing ploy:
— Jeff Voon (@jvoon) November 1, 2013
While others felt it fell short.
Things apparently got a little hectic...
...But then pedestrians got involved in the chaos.
Hey—if you can't beat 'em, join 'em.
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