We offer you a selection of the biggest, fastest, longest, weirdest and craziest records of 2011 that made it to the Guinness Book of Records 2012.
1. The largest number of record scores in the dance game
Elizabeth Bolinger from Iowa was named for her record score of 100 songs in ‘Just Dance’ and ‘Dance Central’ and was included in the 2012 edition of the Guinness Book of Records for Gamers. (Ryan Schude / Guinness World Records)
41. The biggest chocolate bar
Workers and guests at World’s Finest Chocolate in Chicago admire the 5,574-kg chocolate that was made for the Guinness World Record on 13 September 2011. The bar is almost a meter high, 7 meters long and weighs almost a ton more than last year’s record. (Scott Olson / Getty Images)