Elden Ring’s popularity has continued to grow in its second week on the market, having now surpassed New World to become Steam’s sixth-biggest game of all time by concurrent players.
According to SteamDB data, Elden Ring’s peak concurrent users are currently 953,426, with the spike over the weekend surpassing New World’s 913,634.
This puts the game behind Cyberpunk 2077 in fifth place, followed by Dota 2, CS:GO, Lost Ark and finally PUBG: Battlegrounds in first place as the most popular games. all time of Steam by concurrent users.
Elden Ring’s stats are impressive for other reasons as well – it hasn’t dropped below half a million concurrent users on Steam since it launched on Feb. 25. Today, March 7, was witnessed the lowest concurrency of the Elden Ring, still a whopping 526,455 players at a time.
The PC game’s popularity was first noted last weekend when Elden Ring’s player base hit numbers higher and higher every day after its release, although it wasn’t without its problems. Steam because players have lost save data and have performance issues.
Reception has been largely positive, however, making Elden Ring the UK’s biggest non-Fifa or Call of Duty release since 2018.
It also spawns a lot of weird stories, with players selling in-game items on eBay, a streamer for his chat to play while he sleeps, someone beating a boss by uses the Nintendo Switch’s Ring Fit controller, and it even has an official lollipop.
In our October 10 review, IGN said: “The Elden Ring is a massive repeat of what FromSoftware started with the Souls series, bringing its ever-challenging battle to a world The incredible openness allows us the freedom to choose our own path.”
To make those choices with the best information available, check out our guide featuring everything you could hope to know about the Elden Ring, including collectible locations, boss strategy, and more than that.
Ryan Dinsdale is a freelancer on IGN who occasionally remembers to tweet @thelastdinsdale.
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