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DanTDM's Minecraft channel is the most popular in the world
DanTDM: How I became a Minecraft record holder
Sonja Reid is the most followed female gamer on Twitch
Most followed female gamer on Twitch
The longest single game of Football Manager currently stands at 221 seasons
Longest single game of Football Manager
Kurt J Mac holds the record for longest journey in Minecraft
Longest Journey in Minecraft - Kurt J Mac
Stampy Cat has the record for the fastest time to make and display 10 cakes in Minecraft
Stampy Cat's fastest time to make 10 cakes in Minecraft
Longest videogame marathon on FIFA record is owned by Christopher Cook
Longest FIFA videogame marathon

Gamer's Edition 2020

Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition 2020 is back for its 13th edition. This year's book contains a 14-page chapter dedicated to Fortnite which includes an opportunity for you to make your own challenges for others using the game's Creative Mode.

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Gaming records

Most alternative control methods used to complete Dark Souls

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Most alternative control methods used to complete Dark Souls

Action RPG Dark Souls is widely regarded as one of the toughest games in existence, but that hasn't…

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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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Youngest gamer to achieve a perfect score on Dance Dance Revolution

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Youngest gamer to achieve a perfect score on Dance Dance Revolution

The youngest person to reach a perfect 'AAA' rating on a Dance Dance Revolution game on the expert…

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Youngest professional videogamer

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Youngest professional videogamer

Born on 6 May 1998, "Lil Poison" (USA, aka Victor De Leon III) picked up a Dreamcast Controller at…

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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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Longest videogame marathon on a Final Fantasy game

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Longest videogame marathon on a Final Fantasy game

The longest videogame marathon on any Final Fantasy title lasted 40 hours, achieved by Aarón…

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Longest videogame marathon on Mario Kart (series)

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Longest videogame marathon on Mario Kart (series)

The longest videogame marathon on Mario Kart (series) lasted 35 hours 45 minutes and was achieved by…

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Longest single game of Football Manager

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