World Record

Missile Command record broken after 31 years

This weekend, Swedish gamer Victor Sandberg set out to take the Missile Command record, set in 1982 by Victor Ali with a score of 80.5 million. The determined arcade fan livestreamed his attempt, which lasted over 56 hours, and eventually took the crown by bowing out with 81,796,035 points. You can watch a recording the […]

World Record headlines

  • Networking company attempting to break world record with 1,000-player FPS

    Hey MAG, when you find the time, can you go ahead and return that Claim to Fame? Yeah, box in the corner will do.

  • New tournament Galaga world record set

    According to Examiner, a new tournament world record hi-score for Galaga was set over the New Year weekend.

  • UK cosplayers take new world record

    God. A total of 342 cosplayers have beaten the world record for getting as many of their “kind” in one place, congregating in London to beat a record set in Germany last week. It’s London Games Festival for the next week. Event boss Duncan Best said: “It was a bit touch-and-go for a while but […]

  • American teen beats Guitar Hero world record score

    A Dallas teenager, Daniel Johnson, has beaten the world record for highest score on a Guitar Hero III track, knocking up 890,971 points on “Through the Fire and Flames” by Dragonforce at Expert Level. The record was beaten at a 24-hour event in Texas. All we can think about is South Park. Press release after […]