Impressive game records
Hardkordnyh games in recent years is becoming smaller, but the number of hardcore players is only growing. The proof - our present material on the most senseless and on particularly spectacular game records that have put the players under the age of 6 to 85 years.
The gaming mechanism with the highest sales
As of November 21, 2011, it sold 153 million PS2 copies since its release in 2000. Who is in second place, you ask? This Nintendo DS. In the period 2004 to 2011 DS sold 147 million. Copies of the product.
Twelve-year party in Civilization 2
The second part of Civilization was published in 1996, and another six years before it got Reddit user under the name Lycerius. He wanted to know to what extent possible to develop their civilization and achieved some success in this regard. For continuous play him more than ten years has been achieved 3991 years BC. e., to survive the destruction of 90% of the population after 2000 years of nuclear war and global warming.
Civilization feature is that in the beginning of the game each turn is equivalent to 40 years of historical and then gradually slows down over time. After 2050 one stroke equals one virtual year already. To reach the 3991 year, Lycerius made progress in 2401. The plans for the coming years - the signing of the peace between the three surviving nations, restoration ecology of the planet and generally bringing Earth in order. Survived to the final, by the way, only the Celts, the Vikings and the Americans.
The ideal city in SimCity 3000
Two years of design - and the ideal city SimCity ready. As designed by the architect of the Philippine metropolis Magnasiti zero crime, and no traffic jams with a population of over six million people. The player is able to obtain such results despite the high unemployment rate and the lack of a virtual city schools and hospitals. According to the author, "the residents Magnasiti just could deal with it." That, however, and it is logical - is needed in the ideal city to work, learn, and get sick?
The world record for the number of slot weddings per day
The Guinness book contains a lot of strange game scores, and one of them - the maximum number of weddings, designed for 24 hours in the game. It happened in an online game Rift: in February 2012, one day there was registered exactly 21879 weddings. Commercial Director Rift on this occasion said that "proud of the result, more than ever." Guinness World Records representatives commented on the record indicating that the count of the number of weddings took place very accurately.
The two collected the Rubik's Cube in the game Guitar Hero
Fans multitasking management may try to repeat the trick, a video on YouTube which has collected more than a million views. The player performed in the Guitar Hero song Ozzy Osbourne Mr.Crowley on expert difficulty level, parallel to the two collecting the Rubik's Cube, one after another. To assemble the puzzle and to play the guitar controller at the same time, a gamer has a virtual strings elbow of the right hand. I wish to repeat the record can start with simpler tasks - the last time a guy has collected just one Rubik's cube, performing song Smashing Pumpkins.
The longest word in the Words with Friends
The longest word in the Words with Friends, Scrabble popular analogue of Zynga, it became the name of the chemical compound "oxyphenbutazone" (oxyphenbutazone). The full name of this antiinflammatory agent, "4-butyl-1-pgidroksifenil-3, 5-dioxo-2-fenilpirazolidinmonogidrat" include game apparently did not. With his brief version of the players were able to get maximum points, and for its preparation needed to put in a series of four tiles, which took all the horizontal field in the game. Words with Friends do not support Cyrillic, so check out the possibility of using Russian variant spelling oxyphenbutazone not work.
55 hours of continuous play in GTA 4
Maybe even Rockstar did not think that the story of an immigrant Niko Belic will be so intriguing to spend her 55 hours in a row. But it was so much time spent without interruption for Grand Theft Auto 4 David Scherer, a nineteen-year assistant coach of the American swimming team. The main task was to hold out in front of the TV as long as possible - to maintain vital signs during a protracted game guy helped relatives. During his marathon player hit the Guinness Book of Records, and its purpose was to raise funds for the maintenance of his team, before there was only money their parents. Beat the previous record to David was very difficult: to him the championship belonged to 26-year-old Indian Hirantanu Patanaiku, who played in GTA 4 is a little more than 40 hours.
The youngest professional player of Halo
Born in New York in 1998, Victor De Leon III started playing at the age of two years. For four years the guy has already participated in a local New York based on Halo tournament. At the age of six, he received the official status of the Pro Gamer League Major League Gaming video games and became known by the nickname Lil Poison. Today, in his 16 years behind Victor De Leon III has hundreds of gaming tournaments and numerous publications in the press, from Time to Kotaku, and MTV.
85-year-old scored 8550 perfect shots in Wii Sports Bowling
Another game record in the Guinness book belongs to 85-year-old American John Bates, who was able to collect nearly 9,000 shots in ideal bowling Wii Sports. To achieve such a result it took him nearly three years, during which he played every day by an average of 10-20 parties in the virtual bowling. According to him, over the years he was able to significantly increase the median strikes - shots, knocking down all the pins at once - from 20% to 90%.
85th level in World of Warcraft without the murders
Among the players in the online game are not so many pacifists, and it's easy to explain - jobs that do not involve murder, there is practically no. However, the girl under the nickname Everbloom, playing in the World of Warcraft Night Elf, managed to reach level 85, do not cause trouble to any living creature in the game. Necessary for character development experience she received in collecting plants and crafting. After receiving the coveted 85th level, she commented: "for the first time in my life I feel like I was able to bring at least some matter to the end!".
The greatest number of record accounts in the dance game
Elizabeth Bolinger Iowa received this title for a record score of 100 songs in the games 'Just Dance' and 'Dance Central' and hit the edition of the Guinness Book of Records for gamers in 2012.
The largest collection of games for consoles
This record is also set an American citizen. As of December 22, 2011, Richard Lokke was estimated 8068 copies for console games.
The biggest game controller
The biggest game controller fashioned three students of the Delft University of Technology (Netherlands) - Michael Verhulst, Ben Allen and Stephen van't Hof. Dimensions giant controller for NES game consoles, thirty times larger than the standard: length - 3 7 m, a width - 1, 5 meters; height - 20 centimeters. Controller weight of about about 120 kilograms. For its production of computer games fans have spent five months and 4 thousand. Pounds.
The most invincible player "Street Fighter"
They say the wise men, the stability - a sign of skill. It and the Englishman showed Croydon Ryan Hart, who won 169 consecutive victories in the popular fighting game Street Fighter IV - a definite record.
The fastest rider "Mario Kart"
The Englishman Sami Cetin (Sami Cetin), which many know by the nickname "Speed Demon", still holds the fastest results in the game "Mario Kart1". Two of his best results: 58.34 seconds in the PAL version and 56.45 seconds in the NTSC version.
The most expensive advertising in the history of computer games
The well-known actress from the UK, Helen Mirren starred in advertising Wii Fit Plus computer game from Japanese company Nintendo. The winner of an Oscar for 2006 for her performance as Queen Elizabeth II, received a fee in the amount of 500 000 pounds.
The game with the highest number of firearms
I think, on the title you guessed what kind of game will be discussed. And yes you're right, it's "Borderlands", a precursor to the recent beating all records for pre-order "Borderlands2". The game offers a choice 17750000 kinds of different weapons, such filingan, leaving far behind the rest of the shooters.
The most expensive resale of the PS3 games
It would seem, to resell on the Internet still pretty toy - a fairly common occurrence. But here are some players manage to beat, and this situation for the benefit of themselves. Here, for example, the Israeli player Damian Freymoris resold not unpacked version of "NBA Elite 11" player from the United States for $ 1,500. And that's not all. Previously, he also got rid of other Americans from New York, a copy of the limited edition "Dead Space" for a decent amount of $ 2999. These two transactions in once again confirms the fact that the Jews are able to trade.
The longest time in the game
Everyone knows that video game the most ruthless devourer of time. One example, Philippine player Christopher Lawrence Trasmano which danced without stopping in the arcade "Just Dance" 16 hours 22 minutes 44 seconds.
For its part, observed that the time is not enough. Here are three players from Belgium, Tony Desmet, Jesse Rebman and Jeffrey Gamon, held in the game "Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood" 109 hours!
The first game, reprinted in high definition: "Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Trilogy HD"
Ubisoft, perhaps, is the first company to apply HD technology for reprinting the old version of the classic game, in fact, so that "Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Trilogy HD" and saw the light.
The first game built with the instructions on the passage: New Super Mario Bros. Will
Since the release of "New Super Mario Bros. Will "Nintendo, in addition to single (dvuhpleernogo) game modes, specially added to the game system of the so-called" supergayda ", thus attracting even more interest in his creation.
The player with the longest time, the game inside the box: Wayne Jordan
In July, the year before the American gamer Jordan Wayne voluntarily shut himself in a drawer, armed with the game "Lord of the Rings Online" to establish a record. Oddly enough, he got his way.
Game character with the large breasts: Futaba Riho - 2850 cm in circumference
It is not surprising that her bust girth is 2850 cm, given its gigantic height - 48 m! As further calculations, this figure increased to 30 times the standard bust Futaba, ie its original size - 95 cm, but this figure sounds scary ....
The most expensive game console in the world: WII supreme
The cost of the set-top box was 299,995 pounds. Famous designer Stuart Hughes spent about six months to create it. On the housing cover it took almost 2, 5 kg of 22-carat gold and 78 diamonds, which were used to decorate buttons. This console released a limited edition of three copies.
The world's first portable game console: Mattel Auto Race
Portable games have their origin in 1976, when the US company Mattel has developed a series of Mattel Electronics Handheld Games games. The first model hit the market, called Mattel Auto Race. It is the ancestor of consoles that use LEDs for electronic games.
The player character, the most becomes the protagonist Mario
With the exception of multi-platform and arcade, the number of games in which Mario becomes the protagonist, has already reached 102. In addition, Mario previously visited as a guest judge in the tennis game and antagonist in Donkey Kong. No other game character will not be able to compete with Mario in the activity. It will be no wonder if our children and grandchildren at the time play optimistic plumber ...
set a world record for the passage of Portal without using portals
Spidranner under the pseudonym icy set a world record for the passage of Portal without using the main features of the game - portals.
Icy result was 48 minutes and 57 seconds. Record "classical" passage was 7 minutes 27 seconds. Speed passage without portals as a separate category. To promote the players use a variety of errors of the game, without which it would be impossible to pass. For example, one of the bugs allows you to climb the wall with the help of the radio.