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Annie Leung – Highest Score on Guitar Hero 3 for a Female
Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition introduces professional Guitar Hero player Annie Leung from San Francisco, California, USA. The 26 year-old, who recently graduated from college, is an inspiration to female gamers everywhere having recently achieved the Highest Score on Guitar Hero 3 for a Female (789,349 points). Annie who has been playing videogames competitively for the last 7 years says “being a female in gaming has been hard because there’s lots of harassment and guys can under estimate you. I’ve had to put in a lot of hard work into proving that I’m just as good as much of a threat as anybody out there.”
The global authority on record-breaking, Guinness World Records, announces the latest and greatest achievements in the world of videogames in the new Guinness World Records 2011 Gamer’s Edition out now. Featuring a fascinating array of new record holders, the book demonstrates the extent to which gaming is being embraced by people from all walks of life.
For more Information visit www.guinnessworldrecords.com/gamers
About Guinness World Records
Guinness World Records is the universally recognized authority on record-breaking achievement. First published in 1955, the annual Guinness World Records book is published in more than 100 countries and 25 languages and is one of the highest-selling books under copyright of all time with more than 3 million copies sold annually across the globe. Guinness World Records celebrated its 50th anniversary edition in 2004, a year after the sale of its 100 millionth copy. Guinness World Records also annually publishes the Gamer’s Edition; a records book devoted solely to the world of computer gaming and high score record achievements.