Kim “Kanonarm” Köbke (arcade initials: EXA) has beaten the Gyruss marathon world record, that stood since 1987! That score was on 47,024,400 points, by Michael Bangs.
Final score and time played for Kim was: 62,200,250 points after 49hours16min, starting on Saturday march 22 2014. He played at Chassis Arcade in Copenhagen, Denmark ( (watch entire gameplay under highlights).
Watch a video of him beating the WR here (approx 19min in) WARNING. Lots of screaming in the arcade, so might turn volume down:
Cellphone recording with better sound can be watched here: