- HUNDREDS OF NEW GAMING RECORDS FROM THE BIGGEST TITLES;
LEGO STAR WARS, FIFA, MARIO KART, WWE AND MORE!
- MEGA MINECRAFT SECTION PLUS 10 EXCLUSIVE MINECRAFT CHALLENGES
- FACINATING FEATURES AND INTERVIEWS FROM THE WORLD OF GAMING
The biggest selling videogame annual, Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition 2016, will launch worldwide on 10 September 2015, and this year it is better than ever!
This 9th Edition is packed with incredible gaming feats, fast-facts, killer quotes and inside knowledge; it is the must-have book for all self-respecting gamers.
The Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition 2016 reveals amazing records and trivia in detail from 56 of the world’s most popular games together from Batman, Legends of Zelda, and FIFA to Super Mario, Skylanders and WWE plus comments on over 1000 games!
This year, new Editor Stephen Daultrey worked with games industry insiders to reveal hundreds of NEW gaming records including ‘Fastest goal in Pro Evolution Soccer 15’ (4 seconds!), ‘Highest score on Super Mario Bros’ (1,435,100 points!) and ‘Largest original fictional world’ (measuring 102,400 x 51,200 blocks, spanning multiple continents over 5,242.88 km² in Minecraft!).
The fascinating content on everything games in the Guinness World Record Gamer’s Edition 2016 includes –
- MINECRAFT MAYHAM – 22 pages of Minecraft facts, trivia, tips and features including ten exclusive Minecraft challenges for readers to attempt to become Guinness World Records title holders!
- SPECIAL FEATURES – see how the world’s favourite plumber Mario evolved. Check out the retro controllers – two dials and a button – how did that work?! Compare speck of a Spaceship from the 1962 Spacewar videogame to the monster craft and most expensive spaceship in Elite:Dangerous (2014)
- TIPS AND TRICKS – Helpful hints on how to make the most of game-play feature throughout the book from the people in the know!
- EXCLUSIVE PHOTOSHOOTS and INTERVIEWS – Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition 2016 travels from Vasquez Rocks, California to shoot the Highest Earning female Kat Gunn and across the US and Europe to capture the incredible gamers behind the records!
- TWIN GALAXIES – ten pages of high scores and landmark gaming achievements
- NEWS AND VIEWS – on the games industry movers and shakers PLUS an exclusive foreword from Smosh Games!
Stephen Daultrey, Editor of the Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition said “This year’s Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition 2016 is packed full of incredible feats that show the sheer scale and diversity of the gaming industry and its superfans. It’s a fantastic collection of exciting records and features on everything from speed-runners to social media superstars, eSports champs and the developers themselves, who continue to make great, bounding strides with their creativity, technical prowess and innovative titles. Whether you’re a hard-core or novice gamer, the Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition 2016 is guaranteed to entertain with its range of trivia, facts, stats and gaming craziness.”
A must-have for all gamers the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS Gamer’s Edition 2016 is available on 10 September 2015, £9.99 RRP.