Best of 2018 Gamer's book

With over four million copies sold, Guinness World Records 2018 Gamer's Edition is the ultimate annual for every gaming fan. 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, here below you'll find a selection of records that appear within its pages.

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Largest balloon costume

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Largest balloon costume

The largest balloon costume measured 262 cm height and was achieved by Tom Kent (UK) in London, UK…

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Most popular female videogames broadcaster on Twitch

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Most popular female videogames broadcaster on Twitch

Self-proclaimed “full-time dragon slayer, part-time sniper” “OMGitsfirefoxx”, aka Sonja Reid…

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Largest Game Boy

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Largest Game Boy

The largest Game Boy is 1.01 m tall, 0.62 m wide and 0.2 metres deep, and was created by Ilhan Ünal…

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Largest collection of X-Men memorabilia

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Largest collection of X-Men memorabilia

The largest collection of X-men memorabilia is 15,400 items and belongs to Eric Jaskolka (USA), in…

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Oldest videogames YouTuber

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Oldest videogames YouTuber

Shirley Curry (USA, b. 2 April 1936) – aged 81 years 26 days as of 28 April 2017 – has shot hundreds…

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Most prize money earned by a fighting videogames player

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Most prize money earned by a fighting videogames player

According to eSportsearnings.com, Dominique "SonicFox" Mclean had earned $306,197.70 across 51…

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First prosthetic limb based on a videogame

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First prosthetic limb based on a videogame

Conceived around April 2015, and finally completed on 1 June 2016, the "Jensen arm" by the UK…

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Largest collection of The Legend of Zelda memorabilia

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Largest collection of The Legend of Zelda memorabilia

The largest collection of The Legend of Zelda memorabilia is 1,816 items and belongs to Anne Martha…

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Most goals scored in a game of Rocket League (team of two)

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Most goals scored in a game of Rocket League (team of two)

The most goals scored in a game of Rocket League by a team of two is 56 and was achieved by…

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Largest mechanical wings on a cosplay costume

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Largest mechanical wings on a cosplay costume

Largest mechanical wings on a cosplay costume measures 426 cm and was achieved by Leo Simon (UK) in…

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