- The Esports Awards and Xfinity have officially broken the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for largest digital videogame display with WWE superstars Becky Lynch and Bianca Belair, pro Fortnite player Kyle ‘Bugha’ Giersdorf, and esports personality Alex “Goldenboy” Mendez.
LAS VEGAS, NV (November 30th, 2023) – The Esports Awards, in an extraordinary collaboration with Xfinity, has broken the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for the Largest Digital Video Game Display. This historic triumph saw WWE superstars Becky Lynch and Bianca Belair and Kyle ‘Bugha’ Giersdorf and Alex “Goldenboy” Mendez engage in an epic head-to-head battle on a screen made up of 3,552 LED panels, covering a colossal 100,000 square feet.
This monumental achievement was made possible through the collaborative support of Xfinity, Official Supporting Partner of the Esports Awards, and PC Partner of the world record attempt, Logitech G. The star-studded event, taking place immediately after the Esports Awards presented by Lexus, was graced by luminaries such as Sidemen’s Vikkstar and Fluxo’s Bruno “Nobru” Goes.
Taking place at the AYU Dayclub, the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title attempt saw WWE superstars Becky Lynch and Bianca Belair, Bugha and Goldenboy break the record for the Largest Digital Video Game Display, playing on an enormous screen made up of 3,552 LED panels, covering an expansive 100,000 square feet. The attempt saw the four lock horns in a Pac-Man battle royal, with Goldenboy claiming victory.
“I am honoured to have been a part of this truly momentous occasion. Breaking a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title marks a brand new achievement for the Esports Awards, and we could not be more proud,” said Michael Ashford, CEO of the Esports Awards, “We are always looking to push the boundaries and blur the lines between esports, gaming, and celebrity entertainment. And with the support of Xfinity and Logitech G, we have done just that. What an incredible way to end this year’s celebrations.”
“Xfinity is all about bringing people together for those big moments that matter, and what’s bigger than breaking a world record in the entertainment capital of the world,” said Mark Cruz, Senior Director of Brand Partnerships for Comcast.
The Esports Awards 2023, presented by Lexus, stands as a leading force of innovation and excellence in the esports industry. With a diverse array of key partners, such as Xfinity, Oakley, XIX Vodka, Gillette, Logitech G, 5GRV, Roland and El Chato Tequila, this premier event consistently pushes the limits of what can be accomplished. Shattering the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title stands as a groundbreaking achievement in the event’s history, paving the way for new standards at the intersection of gaming, entertainment, and technology.
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Founded in 2015, the Esports Awards is the most prestigious night in the esports calendar and the only global award show that aims to recognise esports excellence.
The Esports Awards is dedicated to showcasing world-class performance and innovation from every corner of the industry throughout the year and reaches its pinnacle at its end-of-year ceremony considered the Oscars of esports. The ceremony celebrates everyone from the players, teams, media, hardware providers, games, events, and personalities that shape the esports industry.
The 2021 Esports Awards saw a record-breaking 20 million viewers across the campaign, and 10 million votes counted. For 2023, the Esports Awards returns to Resorts World Las Vegas for the second time.
About Comcast Corporation
Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is a global media and technology company. From the connectivity and platforms we provide, to the content and experiences we create, our businesses reach hundreds of millions of customers, viewers, and guests worldwide. We deliver world-class broadband, wireless, and video through Xfinity, Comcast Business, and Sky; produce, distribute, and stream leading entertainment, sports, and news through brands including NBC, Telemundo, Universal, Peacock, and Sky; and bring incredible theme parks and attractions to life through Universal Destinations Experiences. Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.
About Logitech G
Logitech G, a brand of Logitech, is a global leader dedicated to serving the needs of Gamers and Creators with award-winning hardware, software, and solutions. Logitech G’s industry-leading products include keyboards, mice, headsets, mousepads, simulation products such as wheels and flight sticks, webcams, lights, microphones, and specialized furniture solutions—all made possible through innovative design, advanced technologies and a deep passion for gaming and creator communities.
Logitech helps all people pursue their passions and is committed to doing so in a way that is good for people and the planet. Founded in 1981 and headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, Logitech International is a Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq Global Select Market (LOGI). Find Logitech G at logitechG.com, the company blog, or @LogitechG.
About Guinness World Records
What’s the fastest game bird in Europe? This was the question that inspired the founding of Guinness World Records back in 1955. Starting with a single book published from a room above a gym, GWR has grown to become a global multi-media brand, with offices in London, New York, Beijing, Tokyo and Dubai. Today, we deliver world-class content, not just through books, but via TV shows, social media and live events.
Our in-house consultancy works closely with brands and businesses around the world to harness the power of record-breaking and deliver award-winning campaigns and business solutions.
Through our in-house production arm, GWR Studios, we create standout content for broadcasters, brand partners and digital platforms.
Our Entertainment Services division brings the best of the GWR brand to life in a diverse range of live experiences where visitors can discover and even attempt official world records.
Whatever the medium, our ultimate purpose is to make the world a more interesting, fun and positive place.
To join this record-breaking community – and find out the answer to that original question – visit guinnessworldrecords.com.
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