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Sid Meier Listed In Guinness World Records
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | 3 comments

Sid Meier, legendary game developer and creator of the popular Civilization series, has been listed in the 2008 Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition as the game creator who has won more awards than any other designer in the industry.

Sid Meierís awards for his game design genius are numerous. In 1999, Sid was the second person ever to be inducted into the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciencesí Hall of Fame. He was inducted into the Computer Museum of America's Hall of Fame in 2002 and received a commemorative star on the Walk of Game in 2006. Meier was recently awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2008 Game Developers Choice Awards.

ďIím fortunate to be able to do what I love and am grateful for all of the wonderful recognition Iíve received over the years,Ē said Sid Meier. ďIt is every kidís dream to make it into the Guinness World Records and Iím thrilled to be a part of the prestigious book. Iím thankful to the many game critics who have enjoyed our games and hope they are as excited about our upcoming Civilization Revolution title as I am.Ē
To read more head over to the Worthplaying article linked below.

Worthplaying: Sid Meier Enters Guinness World Records


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