Tag Archives: record
Tue, Jan 11, 2011 | 03:02 GMT
The hotly contested Donkey Kong title has returned to New York’s Hank Chien, after a snowstorm kept the plastic surgeon inside long enough to tot up a whopping 1,068,000 points in a single session.
Fri, Sep 25, 2009 | 09:09 BST
A record amount of people sashayed through TGS 09′s doors on its first day yesterday, with 27,435 attendees attending compared to 27,305 last year, Famitsu reports.
Over 190,000 visited the show in total in 2008. Looks as though GamesCom’s going to be safe as the largest game show this year (and ever) with over 245,000 people clocked.
Mon, Mar 02, 2009 | 13:53 GMT
VG247 and Sega have teamed up to give you a once in a lifetime opportunity to win a super-exclusive limited edition blue vinyl EP and fuck-busting Sega games music.
When we say “teamed up,” we mean Sega sent us one automatically. Just for the sake of clarity.
The record’s been made to celebrate the launch of Mega Drive Ultimate Collection for PS3 and 360. The disc you’re playing for, user, is number 3,232. Get some pictures of it after the break.
How to win it? Simple. Tell us why you deserve to be part of Sega history in the comments below. Best one wins the record and a retail copy of the game on the format of your choice.
We’ll tell you who’s got it next Monday.
Thu, Nov 20, 2008 | 15:21 GMT
Blizzard’s confirmed that Wrath of the Lich King has sold 2.8 million copies in 24 hours to become the fastest selling PC game ever.
The WoW expansion beat the 2.4 million units sold by previous add-on The Burning Crusade in 2007.
“We’re grateful for the incredible support that players around the world have continued to show for World of Warcraft,” said Blzizard boss Mike Morhaime.
“Wrath of the Lich King contains some of the best content we’ve created for the game so far, and we look forward to seeing even more players log in to experience it in the days ahead.”
Press release after the link.
Sun, Aug 24, 2008 | 09:52 BST
According to this EG.de post, Leipziger Messe’s confirmed that 81,000 people visited Games Convention yesterday, more than 11,000 visitors up on the same day in the previous year.
Since Wednesday – the press day – more than 170,500 people have visited the show, and with today still to go it looks as though GC08 will easily clear the 200,000 attendees last year’s event saw through its doors.
More through the link, auf Deutsch.