Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition 2018

Paperback

Main Details

Title Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition 2018
Authors and Contributors      By (author)   Guinness World Records
Foreword by   DanTDM
Physical Properties
Format:Paperback
Pages:216
Dimensions(mm): Height 269,Width 189
CategoriesComputer games - strategy guides
Annuals
Computer game guides
Reference works
ISBN 9781910561737
ClassificationsDewey:793.932
Audience
General
Children's (6-12)

Publishing Details

Publisher Guinness World Records Limited
Imprint Guinness World Records Limited
Publication Date 27 July 2017
NZ Release Date 27 July 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom

Description

From the global authority in record-breaking comes the 11th edition of the world's best-selling videogames annual. Packed with the latest records, coolest stars and the biggest games, the Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition is the go-to bible for every gaming fan. Just ask the five million readers who've made it an international sensation! Inside you'll find amazing stats, thrilling facts, inspirational tales, lightning-quick speed-runs and dazzling photos. Read about the records behind your favourite games including Mario, Overwatch, FIFA, WWE and Rocket League, plus recap on a year of crazy Pokemon GO stories. Go behind the scenes of the world's longest-running eSports organizer. Spook yourself silly with real-life videogame mysteries. Check out the fastest videogame completions. And gaze in envy at the world's largest Zelda and Tomb Raider collections! You'll also meet gaming heroes such as the world's oldest games YouTuber at 81, a man with a real-life cyborg arm that was inspired by Deus Ex, and the kingpin of eSports fighting games. But the videogame stars don't get much bigger than DanTDM, whose Minecraft channel has been watched nearly 10 billion times!So we're thrilled he's written a special intro just for the Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition. Speaking of heroes...grab your cape and turn to this year's special chapter featuring superhero games. It hard to believe it's been nearly 40 years since Superman first exploded onto our consoles! So, we're celebrating with your favourite costumed crime-battlers. From Spider-Man's web-crawling to Batman's gadgetry, they're just as powerful in pixels as they are in the movies. So, whether you want to know who scored the fastest goal in FIFA or achieved the fastest speed-run of Final Fantasy XV, or just want to see the world's biggest Game Boy, this is the book for you!