Apex Legends has been off to a hot start with hitting 10 million players in 3 days. Now, after one entire week after launch the game has hit 25 million users across Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. During the weekend there were over 2 million concurrent players as well.
This game has been off to an impressive start when you compare it to Fortnite. Insider, Zhuge had compared the two titles after their releases:
Here is a rough comp.
Number of Apex Legends players after:
8 hours – 1m
1 day – 2.5m
3 days – 10m
1 week – 25m
Number of Fortnite BR players after:
2 weeks – 10m
6 weeks – 20m
11 weeks – 30m
16 weeks – 40m
— Daniel Ahmad (@ZhugeEX) February 11, 2019
In a blog post from Vince Zampella confirms that there will be limited-time Valentines Day loot on the 14th and Season One begins in March which introduces the Battle Pass as well as new legends, loot, weapons, and more.
Apex Legends is the hot topic as of late and for EA hopefully that continues throughout the year.