Guinness World Records™ 2017 Gamer’s Edition: Our Top 5 Records

Guinness World Records™ 2017 Gamer’s Edition: Our Top 5 Records

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Most Popular Female On Twitch

“OMGitsfirefoxx”, aka Sonja Reid (CAN) was the most popular female gamer on Twitch in 2015, boasting 707,540 followers. As of 15 March 2016, she was still going strong with 722,912 followers, just ahead of “KittyPlays” with 717,466.

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Fastest Completion Of Super Mario Blindfolded

On 23 June 2015, Alex Tan aka “PangaeaPanga” completed Super Mario World in 23 minutes 14 seconds while blindfolded – a feat he aired on Twitch.

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Most Views For A Minecraft Video Channel

Since its launch on 14 July 2012, “TheDiamondMinecart // DanTDM” by DanTDM (UK) had uploaded 1,811 videos and accrued a total of 6,284,997,560 views as of 24 March 2016. This is the highest number of views for any dedicated Minecraft video channel.

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Longest Game Of Football Manager

Kicking off his career in early 2013, real-life Liverpool FC fan Darren Bland (UK) played the same game of Football Manager 2010 on PC for 154 seasons, only finishing in December 2014 when a liquid spillage broke his laptop. Astonishingly, Darren managed the same soccer team throughout the entire game – Fiorentina (Italy) – winning 151 league championships and securing legendary status. By the time his game had finished, the in-game year was 2163 and in real time, he had been playing for 173 days 16 hours 51 minutes.

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Most functional gadgets in a cosplay suit

The most functional gadgets in a cosplay suit is 23, in a Batman suit created by Julian Checkley (UK), demonstrated in Galway, Ireland, on 1 November 2015.

Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition 2017

It’s time to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Guinness World Records: Gamer’s Edition! With over four million copies sold, this is the ultimate annual for every gaming fan.

It’s bursting with the latest facts and stats on your favourite games from the futuristic soccer action of Rocket League to the psychedelic paint battles of Splatoon.

And as Star Wars mania explodes once again, we explore everything Jedi in a special feature section. Plus, you’ll get a sneak peek at all-new games from the ever-evolving gaming universe!

Get an inside look at the indie game scene, the big-money world of eSports, and a celebration of 25 years of Mario Kart. There’s everything from space shooters such as Destiny, to RPGs such as Fallout 4, to the hit sport series FIFA and Madden.

We’ve got sims, strategy games and horror titles, and we also take a look at the toys-to-life phenomenon. From League of Legends to The Legend of Zelda, it’s all here in the 2017 edition of Guinness World Records: Gamer’s Edition!