Guinness World Records is well-known as “The Guinness Book of World Records”. The institution recognizes talents from different fields across the world and gives them rewards, and the gaming world is one of them. This is one of the greatest steps taken by the institution. Achievers can feel proud of themselves and say, “Yes! My Hard Work is Paying Attention Off”. This is a reference book published on a yearly basis.
Here are some of the Guinness World Records:
1. The longest videogame marathon playing “Just Dance” lasted for 138 hr 34 sec. Carrie Swidecki (USA) holds the title. He continued playing the game from 11 July 2015 to 17 July 2015 at Otto’s Video Games and More, in Bakersfield, California, USA. She is also a professional teacher.
2. As gaming is famous among all, from the youngest ones to the oldest ones. Victor De Leon III (AKA LilPoison) won a title called ” the youngest professional gamer “. He is now 22 years of age. He started gaming at the age of 2 while he has been competing at the professional level at the age of 4. He signed a deal with a professional esports organization called Major League Gaming when he was 7
3. Tiffany Herrera is popularly known as iHasCupquake whose passion is to make people smile. She holds the title “Most subscribers for a female games broadcaster on YouTube” (5,461,793 subscribers). She also holds the title “Most views for a female games broadcaster on YouTube” (2,132,895,223 views) as of 29 March 2017.
4. Shirley Curry is well-known as an 82-year-old American gamer. She is also well-known as the oldest video game YouTuber. She holds the title “the oldest gamer on YouTube”. She has shot hundreds of videos for her own channel. Her YouTube channel got 238,449 subscribers and 6,509,749 views. She loves to play Skyrim. Her son introduced gaming to her in 1990. She has the experience of playing ARK: Survival Evolved and No Man’s Sky. She wants people to recognize her as a “grandmother who loves to play, and now record, games”.
5. On 24 December 2010, 20,480 Chess players came to the University of Gujarat Sports Grounds, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, in India. Chess competitions were for school kids. The Sports Authority of Gujarat (India) held and managed such Chess competitions. The World Chess Champion Mr.Viswanathan Anand coached the winners who came into the preliminary rounds. On 24 December 2010, finalists were given opportunities to take part in the Guinness World Records Achievement. While Mr. Viswanathan Anand was playing games well on that day. 1,024 Masters fought against 20,017 Chess Participants in the game of Chess. There were 20 Chess players on each table. The University of Gujarat, India holds the title.
The Final Thought
The Guinness World Records for gaming is one of the Insane Gaming Records in the World, the most prestigious recognition worldwide.