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Do NOT try this at home: 135 hour non-stop gaming session attempt

#1EGMRULZPosted 12/2/2013 9:34:28 PM
No. Just no. This will not lead to a good outcome.

http://www.hardwarepal.com/135-hour-marathon-gaming-world-record-attempt-twitch-tv-shutdown/
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#2Cool_Dude667Posted 12/2/2013 9:38:05 PM
" As the title of his stream says it seems like he is only going to play World Of Warcraft: Mist of Pandaria throughout the duration ."

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#3DerPancakePosted 12/2/2013 9:45:21 PM
Lol I can beat 135 hours.
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#4RawePosted 12/2/2013 9:46:08 PM
I did like 11 yesterday with BL2
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#5PhilOnDezPosted 12/2/2013 9:47:25 PM
I've done 30 hours and felt like I was going to die even with plenty of breaks built in. I can't imagine tacking an extra hundred hours on to that.
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#6MannerHatcheryPosted 12/2/2013 9:47:50 PM
That's crazy. I've seen a guy stream for 80+ hours without sleep a couple times and he was fine, but 135...I'm sure he's going to be hallucinating.
#7arleasPosted 12/2/2013 10:04:14 PM
The real danger is staying perfectly still for that long... if he stands up and moves around a bit he MIGHT be ok... but the people who usually wind up dead after this usually have some kind of blood clot or something form in their legs and then it travels to the heart and bam.. dead.

I find it hard to believe that the Guinness Book of World Records would be accepting further record attempts if it's got a serious risk of death involved.

looks like he's unbanned...
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#8ThePCElitistPosted 12/2/2013 10:07:24 PM
When will people stop doing this? I'm expecting to see an article saying he died in just a few days from now.
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#9Digital StormPosted 12/2/2013 10:11:20 PM
I watched him on and off do a stream where he was aiming to hit 90 in World of Warcraft from level 1. He almost made it, he was like 88 or 90 and he was at the point where he was passing out on stream with some guy on comms waking him up. He was up and about, showering in between, eating and drinking but I guess the body wants the body needs and he threw the towel in.

So it's not the first time he's done a long ass stream before.
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#10ChromaticAngelPosted 12/2/2013 10:14:13 PM
I'm pretty sleep dependent on meds. I can stay away for however long I want just by not taking my meds. I could easily break the record if I wanted to. However, staying awake for 5 or more days makes me suicidal, so I think I'll pass.
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