Today marks the release of Blockbusters, a new book from Guinness World Records featuring the latest and coolest records from the world of Music, Film, Technology, Social Media, Apps, YouTube and beyond!
Complementing the best-selling Guinness World Records Christmas annual as well as our Gamer’s Edition, Blockbusters not only provides the record-breaking low-down on the biggest trends and personalities, but it also adds an educational and fun twist completely unique to Guinness World Records.
If you’re reading about Jurassic World’s records including Fastest time for a movie to gross $1bn, expect to also read up on the tallest, fastest and largest dinosaurs ever, too!
Jam-packed with exciting Top 10 features, fascinating Fact Files and engaging infographics and quizzes, Blockbusters! is sure to be a smash hit this Easter.
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Guinness World Records 2016 Blockbusters!

• Topical Trends covered in-depth with fascinating individual spreads including...

• Movies: Box Office Blockbusters such as Jurassic World, Star Wars, The Avengers, Frozen and much more 

• Comics & Books: Record breaking superhero comics, largest ever comic and most popular books

• Music: The highest earning musicians, the best selling tracks, the most online streams – featuring the world’s biggest superstars including One Direction, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry and Beyonce

• TV:  All the jaw-dropping records held by the most iconic modern and classic TV shows and cartoons – from Sponge Bob to Scooby Doo!

• Toys: Lego, Nerf Guns, Transformers, Pokemon and a look at The Top 10 Toy Brands at the Movies, Tech: A look at 3D printing, robots, coding, and the best-selling gaming consoles of all time

• Become a record breaker! Amazing Record Breaking Challenges to attempt at home! Are you the king or queen of selfies? What about the fastest texter on the planet? Or you might fancy yourself as the ultimate rock star on Guitar Hero?  
Guinness World Records Editor-in-Chief, Craig Glenday, said: “We’re thrilled to be launching a brand new records book that puts an exciting new spin on record-breaking. Blockbusters! focuses on the trending topics that most appeal to our young readers – movies, TV shows, music, games, blogs, vlogs, and so on – and features all of their favourite characters, pop stars, actors, YouTubers and tech heroes."

"Readers can also take record-breaking to the next level and attempt some of the nine challenges included in the book – a unique chance to not just read about record-breakers but also to become a record breaker!"

A must-have for those who want to keep on top of the hottest topics in modern day pop culture, Guinness World Records 2016 Blockbusters! is available now in the UK, Ireland and Australia.