UK cosplayers take new world record

By Patrick Garratt, Sunday, 26 October 2008 20:48 GMT


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 the gaming community really stepped up to the challenge.”

The Germans managed a paltry 337.

Get the full freakshow through the link.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. For more information, go here.




World Record

  • Twitch streamer just beat Dark Souls without getting hit

    The_Happy_Hobbit has set a new world record for completing the first no-hit run of Dark Souls.

  • 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 […]