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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP)

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Oh it's on now...

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Hello,

 

The question is how many of those did he actually play?

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Hello,

 

The question is how many of those did he actually play?

 

true & how many are not opended

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Well, the record is for owning them, not actually playing them.

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How much has Gamestop valued his collection at?

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Hello,

Well, the record is for owning them, not actually playing them.

Records, IMO, have gotten to a point that they are stupid. I think there is even a record for fail attempts to break a (or multiple) world record....


If he had at least unboxed and played some (at least for a minute) this would be more meaning full.

If you think about it, and had money to spare, this record is easyly broken: Just go to your dollar shop, they have these 31 in 1 games, buy a few (to my estimate a bit over 350 of those) and you have beaten this guy's record :)

Im not hating, Im just stating flaws in this...

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Hello,
Records, IMO, have gotten to a point that they are stupid. I think there is even a record for fail attempts to break a (or multiple) world record....


If he had at least unboxed and played some (at least for a minute) this would be more meaning full.

If you think about it, and had money to spare, this record is easyly broken: Just go to your dollar shop, they have these 31 in 1 games, buy a few (to my estimate a bit over 350 of those) and you have beaten this guy's record :)

Im not hating, Im just stating flaws in this...


I think you'd find it pretty hard to collect 10000 games quite honestly. A great deal of them are probably hard, if not impossible, to find on the market anymore. It's a pretty impressive feat to me regardless of whether or not he played them.

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Hello,
Records, IMO, have gotten to a point that they are stupid. I think there is even a record for fail attempts to break a (or multiple) world record....
 

 

 

Agreed. Records used to be real accomplishments now thye are just random shit.

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Hello,

I think you'd find it pretty hard to collect 10000 games quite honestly. A great deal of them are probably hard, if not impossible, to find on the market anymore. It's a pretty impressive feat to me regardless of whether or not he played them.

I posted a easy method on how to break the record (money aside):
 

If you think about it, and had money to spare, this record is easily broken: Just go to your dollar shop, they have these 31 in 1 games, buy a few (to my estimate a bit over 350 of those) and you have beaten this guy's record :)

On top of that, I did a little search. The record there officially states that he has a world record for "the largest collection of video games"
 

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(I ment to put as little detail as possible, just using text to get my point across. If this image breaks Neowin's rules, please PM me and I will remove it at once)

 

With that I would have a "collection of video games" of 10964, breaking his record....

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Whoopie.

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His record is for physical copies though most likely. I have a feeling that multiple games per cart/disc don't count either.

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How much has Gamestop valued his collection at?

 

$52.38, unless he has a power up card.

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Hello,
I posted a easy method on how to break the record (money aside):

On top of that, I did a little search. The record there officially states that he has a world record for "the largest collection of video games"

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(I ment to put as little detail as possible, just using text to get my point across. If this image breaks Neowin's rules, please PM me and I will remove it at once)

With that I would have a "collection of video games" of 10964, breaking his record....

I'm guessing the record is for legal, distinct, physical copies of games, which puts a wrench in both your methods.

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Hello,

I'm guessing the record is for legal, distinct, physical copies of games, which puts a wrench in both your methods.

Im guessing that too even though it just said "collection of video games"...

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I wonder how many games the Angry Video Game Nerd or Classic Game Room have in their collections by now.

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Shame over 200 of those are going to be E.A. Sports titles.

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