The Sims 4 Sets New Record
Adrian Werner, 31 July 2020, 14:43
Electronic Arts boasted that over 30 million people have already played The Sims 4. The game also achieves the best activity results in its history.
EA Doesn't Release New Hits, And Still Makes Money Like Crazy
Adrian Werner, 31 July 2020, 13:18
Despite the lack of large releases, the past quarter was a record one in financial terms for Electronic Arts. This success is due to increased interest in FIFA 20, Madden NFL 20 and Apex Legends.
We Don't Need E3 - Analysts on Success of Publishers' Conference
Jacob Blazewicz, 30 July 2020, 21:47
Analysts from SuperData and Fancensus analysed the popularity of this year's game presentations. The reports leave no doubt: the big E3 style fair is unnecessary - at least for big publishers.
Steam in the Shadow of Roblox as User Numbers Soar
Adrian Werner, 29 July 2020, 11:44
The developers of Roblox boasted that the number of monthly users exceeded 150 million. Record-high increases also occur in the case of money paid to players for creating new content.
The Force is Strong in Star Wars: The Old Republic on Steam
Adrian Werner, 22 July 2020, 13:20
Star Wars: The Old Republic made a very successful debut on Steam. On the first day, the game achieved impresive activity numbers, and the vast majority of user ratings are positive.
Hell Let Loose Rises on the Ruins of Battlefield 5
Adrian Werner, 21 July 2020, 13:58
With a series of successful updates, the online shooter Hell Let Loose is experiencing a renaissance. The game has been featured in the top ten of Steam's bestsellers, and its results overshadow Battlefield 5's achievements.
Number of Sea of Thieves Players Exceeded 15 Million
Agnes Adamus, 20 July 2020, 22:23
Studio Rare and Microsoft boasted of the sales of Sea of Thieves. The companies show that the title has reached 15 million people. In addition, it was reported that the game's sales on Steam exceeded one million copies.
Death Stranding Conquers Steam
Adrian Werner, 20 July 2020, 15:14
Death Stranding was the biggest bestseller last week on Steam. The port of last year's console hit also achieved very good activity results.
Pandemic Helps Video Game Industry; Record Results in the US
Karol Laska , 18 July 2020, 18:08
2020 promises to be the most profitable year for the video game industry in the last decade. The reason for this may be the home isolation caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
No Man's Sky Experiences Second Youth After Debut in Xbox Game Pass
Agnes Adamus, 17 July 2020, 21:19
No Man's Sky has been experiencing an increase in popularity since its launch in the Xbox Game Pass service. While discussing the new features related to the Desolation update, a representative of Hello Games revealed that after being made available in the subscription's offer, the title's player base has grown significantly.
Death Stranding and Halo 3 Take PCs by Storm
Adrian Werner, 15 July 2020, 12:51
PC ports of Death Stranding and Halo 3 have recorded very successful debuts on Steam. Both games have received excellent ratings from players and have produced impressive activity results.
Over 90% of Windows 10 Users Use Old Version of the System
Sodar, 02 July 2020, 18:44
It turns out that the May update of Windows 10 (build 2004) has reached a small number of users. Most of them still use older versions of Microsoft's system from last year.
Sea of Thieves Remains Steam's Number 1 Even Month After Launch
Adrian Werner, 02 July 2020, 13:31
One month after its release on Steam, Sea of Thieves remains the best-selling game on the website. This is all the more remarkable because it is currently undergoing a summer sale and this title has not been discounted.
Only 25% Players Completed Ori and the Will of the Wisps and That's a Good Result
Adrian Werner, 25 June 2020, 11:39
Moon Game Studios reported that more than 2 million players played Ori and the Will of the Wisps and only 25% of them completed the main story. This result may seem low, but in fact the devs have no reason to be ashamed.
Free Games Work - Epic Games Store is Becoming Increasingly Popular
DS, 24 June 2020, 13:48
Bannerlord is Too Similar to Predecessor? Players Grow Weary
Bart Swiatek, 23 June 2020, 13:51
Some of the people playing Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord complain about the game's weariness. In their opinion, the title is not different enough from the previous part, offers too shallow gameplay and puts too much emphasis on grind. The decreasing interest is also visible in the stats collected by SteamCharts.
Titanfall 2 Revives After Steam Launch
Adrian Werner, 22 June 2020, 13:05
The latest list of the biggest Steam bestsellers is dominated by older productions, which only recently came to the website. It is worth noting especially Titanfall 2 - multiplayer servers of Respawn Entertainment's title revived after thee games debut on Valve's platform.
Sims 4 Going on Strong and Breaking New Record
Czarus, 20 June 2020, 16:50
The Sims 4 still arouses great interest among the fans. EA, the game's publisher, boasts of the game's popularity in a recent statement.
Kingdom Come: Deliverance Breaks Another Sales Record
qjin, 16 June 2020, 21:07
Warhorse Studios boasts of the financial success of its debut RPG, Kingdom Come: Deliverance. We've learned about the current number of sold copies of both the base game and DLCs. On this occasion, the players will be able to test the game during a free weekend on Steam.
Flood in Fortnite Draws Record Audience
Paul Wozniak, 16 June 2020, 15:45
Yesterday, Fortnite hosted an event heralding the upcoming new season of the game, during which a standard storm on the map turned into huge waves of water. The event was watched on streaming services by a record number of spectators.
PS5's Reveal is Now the Most Popular Gaming Stream on YouTube
Agnes Adamus, 13 June 2020, 15:00
The Future of Gaming presentation took place on Thursday. During the presentation the appearance of the PS5 console was revealed. As it turns out, the event met with great interest from the community, and the broadcast from the show itself was the most watched gaming stream in YouTub's history.
Steam has Shown the Strength of Sea of Thieves
Milosz Szubert, 08 June 2020, 15:15
Sea of Thieves is doing great on Steam. The pirate production from Rare was the most popular item on Valve's platform last week. Moreover, according to SteamDB data, last Sunday the title was launched by more than 41 thousand people at the same time.
Crucible Loses Players in Spades, Devs Remove Game Modes
Adrian Werner, 08 June 2020, 14:11
Amazon's Crucible is not doing well. Less than three weeks after its launch, the game has lost majority of its players, and the developers have announced their intention to remove two of the three available game modes.
Command & Conquer Remastered Collection Enjoys Geat Popularity
Frozen, 06 June 2020, 13:50
Developed by Petroglyph and Electronic Arts, the collection of two remastered editions of the Command & Conquer series - Tiberian Dawn and Red Alert - enjoys great popularity on Steam.
Half-Life Alyx Boosted Popularity of VR on Steam for Good
Adrian Werner, 03 June 2020, 14:45
Turns out the rise in popularity of VR caused by Half-Life: Alyx wasn't short-lived. May was a record month in terms of the share of VR owners among Steam users.
Garbage Free-to-play - Shroud on Amazon's Game
Paul Wozniak, 02 June 2020, 17:52
Popular streamer Shroud spoke about the new online shooter from Amazon, Crucible. According to the streamer, the title feels like a free game from 10 years ago. Statistics show the game is losing players day by day.
Total War: Warhammer II With New Activity Record on Steam
Frozen, 23 May 2020, 18:05
Although almost three years have passed since the release of Total War: Warhammer II, the work of Creative Assembly still enjoys great popularity on Steam. Two days ago, the title broke the record for the number of simultaneously active players, which was set just after its debut.
PS Now Becoming Increasingly Popular
Christian Pieniazek, 19 May 2020, 19:27
PlayStation Now, Sony's video game streaming service, is becoming increasingly popular. The Japanese reported that the number of its users has doubled since October 2019.
Minecraft Sales Exceeded 200 Million Copies
Agnes Adamus, 18 May 2020, 19:43
Microsoft boasted of the sales of Minecraft. According to the data provided, the game has sold more than 200 million copies and 126 million people play in it every month.
Epic Games Has Given Away Games Worth Over $2,000
Bart Swiatek, 18 May 2020, 11:03
Over the eighteen months of Epic Games Store's existence, the platform has offered 108 free games with a total value of over $2140.
DayZ Breaks Popularity Records Again
Adrian Werner, 18 May 2020, 10:46
With the release of DayZ in Xbox Game Pass, hundreds of thousands of new players have joined the game and it has become one of the most popular productions on the Xbox One console.
Terraria: Journey's End - Latest Patch Attracted Crowds of Players
Czarus, 17 May 2020, 19:13
On Saturday (16.05), Terraria: Journey's End came out - the last patch to the warmly received sandbox game from Re-Logic. It sparked great interest in the title, which since yesterday is around 3rd place among the most popular productions on Steam.
Rainbow Six Siege With 60 Million Players; The Division 2 Makes Up for Losses
Adrian Werner, 15 May 2020, 11:35
Ubisoft's new financial report showed how good of an idea it is to support games for many years. The company boasts record results for Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege. Despite a poor start, The Division 2 is currently doing very well, and Assassin's Creed: Odyssey earns much better than AC Origins.
The AC: Valhalla Hype is Real; First Trailer Broke All Ubisoft Records
Bart Swiatek, 15 May 2020, 10:44
Ubisoft boasted record viewing numbers of Assassin's Creed: Valhalla. No game of the aforementioned publisher has ever aroused so much interest so far.
Scrap Mechanic Boom on Steam - The Wonders of New Gameplay Mode
Milosz Szubert, 11 May 2020, 11:47
Last weekend, Scrap Mechanic from Axolot Games took a major leap in popularity. All thanks to the fact that this multi-player mechanic / constructor simulator received a Survival mode and was discounted on Steam.
Age of Empires 2 Remains the Most Popular RTS on the Market
Czarus, 10 May 2020, 19:57
Age of Empires 2 is experiencing a renaissance. If you believe Steam's statistics, this iconic RTS is as popular as the top games on Valve's platform.
Fortnite is Not Done Yet, New Players Arrive
Jacob Blazewicz, 07 May 2020, 14:04
Epic Games boasts of the number of registered Fortnite users. During the year, the popular battle royale gained 100 million players.
Great Quarter for EA and Activision - Cash Flowed in Streams
Adrian Werner, 06 May 2020, 12:52
Financial reports of Activision and Electronic Arts have been published. Both made excellent profits, mainly from digital distribution, which accounts for the vast majority of revenues of both publishers.
Millions Play CoD: Warzone, but a Slowdown is Visible
Adrian Werner, 06 May 2020, 11:44
Activision boasted that within less than two months of its launch over 60 million people played Call of Duty: Warzone.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Became a Brand With Impressive Number of Players
Adrian Werner, 06 May 2020, 10:56
EA has boasted that Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order has crossed the 10 million player threshold. The information in the company's financial report also practically confirms that a sequel will be created.
Half-Life: Alyx Responsible for Record Increase of VR Users
Bart Swiatek, 04 May 2020, 16:46
In April, 950,000 more Steam users used VR goggles than a month before. VR is breaking popularity records on Valve's platform, which is probably related to the recent release of Half-Life: Alyx.
Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Live With Record-breaking Results
Adrian Werner, 30 April 2020, 13:58
Microsoft has boasted that Xbox Live and Xbox Game Pass services have achieved record results in terms of number of users.
Rapper's Concert in Fortnite Sets New Activity Record
Milosz Szubert, 24 April 2020, 15:57
Last night a new record in the number of logged in players was set in Fortnite. According to Epic, 12.3 million people watched the virtual concert of American rapper Travis Scott organized in the game.
European Gamedevs are Afraid of the Crisis; Some May Not Survive
Bart Swiatek, 23 April 2020, 16:33
European Games Developer Federation conducted a survey on the condition of European gamedev companies and their concerns about the coronavirus crisis. 17% of such companies are worried that they may not survive three months. Small studios are in the worst position.
Bannerlord's a Time Eater and Remains Popular on Steam
Milosz Szubert, 23 April 2020, 14:36
Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord is still doing very well on Steam. The title regularly ranks in the top ten of games with biggest activity numbers on Steam. In total, they have spent over 75 million hours in the new game from TaleWorlds.
Controversy Over Valorant Streams, Twitch Frenzy Continues
Paul Wozniak, 22 April 2020, 17:57
After the second week of Valorant's closed beta, the game still boasts huge Twitch coverage. This is due to new streamer practices and the controversial way of granting access to tests.
Billions of Hours on Twitch - Streaming Boom During the Pandemic
Milosz Szubert, 20 April 2020, 15:13
The coronavirus pandemic has caused the number of people streaming on Twitch to exceed 5 million. As for the average number of viewers, it reached 2.5 million.
CS:GO Breaks Dota 2's Historic Activity Record
Paul Wozniak, 19 April 2020, 22:26
Yesterday Counter-Strike: Global Offensive broke another activity record on Steam. Interestingly, at the same time, the game broke the historic result established by Dota 2 in 2016.
Internet: We Use 40 Times More Data Than 10 Years Ago
Kep Keeper, 16 April 2020, 15:26
We watch a YouTube video in 4K in the morning, listen to music on Spotify when returning from work, and in the evening a show on Netflix. All day long we are accompanied by the Internet, more and more Internet. Over the last decade we've been used 40 times more data bandwith than in 2010.
Green Hell With Co-op Mode Breaks Popularity Records on Steam
Christian Pieniazek, 09 April 2020, 21:06
After the release of an update introducing the cooperation mode, Green Hell recorded a significant increase in sales on Steam. It also managed to attract a record number of people to the screens.