The launch of Apex Legends Season 13 breaks Steam’s Battle Royale player record


Earlier this week, Respawn Entertainment launched the thirteenth season of Apex Legends. The update included a major weapon rebalancing, reworked rank reloaded for Apex LegendsA competitive queue, and a new legend named Newcastle, among others. It is a powerful addition to Apex LegendsWhich is exactly what the players wanted. that’s why Apex Legends He just broke his record for concurrent players on Steam with the launch of Season 13.

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Apex Legends Admittedly, it was on a rip in 2022. Season 12 launched on February 8 and destroyed the previous record for a battle royale for concurrent players on Steam. The record jumped from over 330,000 concurrent players to over 390,000. Season 13 has started! Apex Legends One step ahead. Although not a huge leap like Season 12, it broke the previous record by achieving an impressive total of over 410,000 concurrent players.

The record was broken on Steam on Wednesday, May 11th. This momentum carried over to Thursday which also put in an impressive number, totaling over 393,000. Apex Legends It may break the record again as the weekend approaches, as Steam’s user base tends to rise on Saturdays and Sundays. But even if the current season cap ends up being 410,000 players, Respawn has to consider it an incredible feat and the latest in a string of impressive steps forward.

While the record itself is impressive, what’s even more exciting for Respawn Entertainment is that Apex Legends It has continued to grow – at least on PC – since its launch in 2019. Apex Legends It only arrived on Steam in late 2020, so its previous numbers are not available. at that time , Apex Legends It’s down to 110,000 players only. By February 2021, Apex Legends It jumped to 190,000, followed by a huge spike in Steam, which reached 330,000 in May.

An other way Apex Legends Gaining momentum in content creation. Apex Legends in the process of overtaking It is an electronic game As the most watched battle royale across streaming services like Twitch, Facebook, and YouTube. This definitely helps show the players numbers.

Respawn has no plans to allow it Apex LegendsThe momentum ends here, too. Mobile version of Apex Legends It is slated to release later this month, which could bring battle royale to millions of players more than ever. And Apex Legends As now he will only get more and more content too. Respawn is just getting started.

Apex Legends Available now on PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S, with the mobile version arriving May 17th.

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