Palworld has achieved immense success upon its release, attracting a record number of players during its first weekend.
The game, often referred to as the “Pokemon with Guns,” has proven to be more than just a Pokemon imitation by offering a significant amount of content for players to explore, despite being in early access. Consequently, players have eagerly embraced the game, fueling substantial excitement in the process.
Palworld Breaks Paid Steam Concurrent Player Record
During its opening weekend, Palworld set the record for the highest concurrent player count of any paid game in Steam’s history. The game has also sold over 4 million copies in 3 days. According to the Palworld Twitter account, sales momentum reached “86,000 units per hour,” representing a remarkable accomplishment for the developers.
At the time of writing, Palworld has reached a peak of 1,291,967 concurrent players on Steam, and with the game gaining more players every day, this number is expected to increase further. It is also worth noting that the game is available on Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass, meaning the total number of concurrent players will undoubtedly be even higher.
It’s fantastic to see a game like Palworld offering such a unique experience within a genre that has been established for a lengthy period. For those who have not yet experienced the game, we highly recommend playing it with friends while the excitement is at its peak.
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