Longest videogame marathon playing Space Invaders
Eric Furrer
38/30 hour(s):minute(s):second(s)
Age Restriction: Applications for this record title will only be accepted if the applicant is 16 years of age or over.
The record for the longest marathon session of Space Invaders is held by Eric Furrer (Canada) who played the game for 38 hr 30 min between 29 August and 2 September 1980. The machine on which 12-year-old Furrer played was fitted with a special button that he used to pause the game for bathroom breaks.