We recently sent the record-breaking YouTube star of EvanTubeHD a copy of the brand new Guinness World Records 2017 Blockbusters! book so he could have a look at his records printed on the ‘Unboxing Champions’ pages.
Evan’s dad Jared filmed son taking a look through the book with his mum and sister for their spin-off channel EvanTubeRaw, and it has already racked up over a million views.
Watch Evan try out the Guinness World Records emoji challenge – can he set a new world record?
The American family's YouTube channel EvanTubeHD, which boasts a following of almost four million people, holds the world record for the Most viewed videogame unboxing video.
The "MINECRAFT Papercraft Overworld Deluxe Set - Unboxing & Review" video was published on 3 January 2014 and had achieved 21,595,920 views, as of 14 February 2017.
On 3–4 Sep 2015, Lucasfilm staged an epic 18-hr live stream in which new Star Wars: The Force Awakens games, merchandise and gadgets were revealed by Maker Studios’ YouTube stars, including “EvanTubeHD” and “aLexBY11”. The event set a record as the Longest unboxing event and took place across 15 cities, starting in Sydney, Australia, and ending in San Francisco, California, USA.
These records appear in Guinness World Records 2017 Blockbusters! alongside loads of the latest records from your favourite films, social media, toys and beyond.
Unboxing Champions in Blockbusters
The book is out now in the US and launches in the UK and Australia on 23 March. Visit our kids website for more info.