Quick, what is the longest running video game series? Space Invaders? Good guess, but nope, no new Space Invaders since 2008. Asteroids? Now you are getting close. Give up? Microsoft Flight Simulator spanning 32 years and 3 months between the first release and last release.
Moms and Dads, does it drive you crazy when the kids waste endless hours playing Call of Duty? Well, if they can get better than Will Johnson, it may not be exactly “wasted” time. Will Johnson has managed to earn $135,000 over 3 years by winning Call of Duty contests.
How Do You Get The Kids To Stop Playing Video Games? Give Them a Book!
I know what you’re thinking – how is a book going to compete with the latest and greatest video game that the kids are suddenly addicted to? Well, if the book happens to be the Guinness World Records 2013 Gamer’s Edition, you might actually get the kids attention. The book is absolutely packed with all types of facts, figures and of course insane records for everything video game related.
Here is a quick summary –
“As well as being jam packed with insane collections, sleep-defying marathons and unbelievable high score records, Gamer’s Edition 2013 is also full of interesting features.
The Top 50 Videogame Villains Of All Time counts down the best baddies as voted by over 6,000 gamers, while Celebrity Gamers reveals what the stars play at home. Elsewhere, the comprehensive Twin Galaxies Scoreboard allows you to see how you compare with the best in the gaming world.”
Gamer’s Edition Provides Something For Every Type of Gamer
Simply put, if you are a gamer, you will love the Gamer’s Edition. The book has something for every type of gamer. I don’t care if you are into shooters or sports, iOS or Xbox, you are guaranteed to find some wild facts and figures for whatever type of video game floats your boat. The Guinness World Records 2013 Gamer’s Edition is well organized, making it easy to find any type of video game you can think of. In addition, the layout of the book is fun and inviting, and kids will have a blast reading “wow” facts about the games they love to play.
Try Telling John Bates That Video Games Are Just For Kids
Right now you might be thinking this is a good book for teenagers, as they are the ones who play the most video games. John Bates might beg to differ. You see, John Bates loves his Wii Sports Bowling, playing about 50 matches a day. Not impressed? Did we mention he rarely drops a point and once had a streak of 350 perfect games (300 score) in a row. In fact, Mr. Bates hold the record with 14,000 perfect games – making him the best video game bowler in the world. Not too shabby when you consider John Bates is 86 years old!
The Perfect Gift For The Video Game Player in Your Life
It could be your kids or maybe ever your spouse, but somewhere in your life you have a gamer. Whoever that gamer is, they will love the Guinness World Records 2013 Gamer’s Edition. For all you Moms and Dads who worry your kids are playing video games for too many hours, at least your kids are not Chris Gloyd and Timothy Bell. Gloyd and Bell set the record for Longest Gaming Marathon – 120 hours and 7 minutes. Maybe if they had this book they would have taken a break!
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