The whistle of the game is about to blow, and the athletes are gearing up to prepare for the sprint. In the end, with an order, everyone sprinted towards the finish line like flying arrows off the string.
However, this game did not have a championship, but broke the Guinness World Record title for [the largest simultaneous online 100-meter sprint].
This record was set during a free Xbox LIVE weekend. 10,539 Xbox LIVE members from all over the world stood up from the sofa and used the somatosensory hardware Kinect to create a new Guinness World Record.
Among them, Olympic gymnast Louis Smith, Winter Olympic gold medalist Amy Williams and England cricketer Graeme Swan also participated in the challenge and set an example for players.
After the challenge was successful, in order to commemorate this achievement, Xbox customized virtual costumes for each participant.
This is not the first time that Xbox has broken the Guinness World Record title.
As Microsoft’s signature game, the lap record in Forza Motorsport 5 is nothing new, but in the first large-scale fan event in China launched by Xbox one in 2014, a new lap world record was recorded in In Nice World Records.
In the event, a team of two, a total of 22 teams, simultaneously launched a racing challenge to the 3 tracks of “Forza Motorsport 5”. The tracks are: Yas Marina, Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Le Mans .
In the end, the winners of this record were professional racers Ho-pin Tung (New Zealand) and David Cheng (USA), who worked together to break the title of [The fastest time to complete the three tracks of Forza Motorsport 5] Guinness World Records . Both of them had participated in the live 24 Hours of Le Mans before this, which also proved that the real-life racing experience can be applied to the virtual world.
In the context of maintaining social distancing, online games carry more sociality and open up more possibilities. The Guinness World Records does not define success by conventional means. As long as you can develop your potential and break through the limits, you may become the world’s first person!