We’re only a week on – to the day – from the Path of Exile: Echoes of the Atlas DLC’s launch, and it’s already been declared probably the most profitable growth in developer Grinding Gear Video games’ historical past. The action-RPG recreation’s devs have introduced the newest pack has been a success by way of its participant counts, hitting greater than a whopping 265k concurrent gamers throughout its launch.
“Echoes of the Atlas has been Path of Exile’s most profitable growth up to now,” studio co-founder Chris Wilson declares in a press launch. “We’re so happy to nonetheless be setting new participant quantity data after over 30 quarterly league releases since 2013. It reveals us that our growth methodologies are evolving in the correct path as we work in the direction of finishing Path of Exile 2.”
As detailed by the studio on Twitter final week, the variety of concurrent Path of Exile gamers hit an eye-watering peak of 265,250 throughout the varied platforms when the growth launched final week, which was up 11% on the free PC recreation’s earlier report of 237,160. In doing so, it snagged the quantity 4 spot on Steam’s hottest listing on the time. Phwoar.
Echoes of the Atlas launched on January 15, ushering in 11 new maps to the sport, together with vital new characters who carry their very own challenges to sort out – together with The Maven, who has the facility to dial up the issue of your battles. That’s along with the action-filled Ritual League, a raft of improved Ascendancy courses, and extra.
You will discover out extra in regards to the growth right here if you happen to haven’t but dipped into it and wish to discover out extra. Should you’re a Path of Exile fan and looking out for another treats to strive in the identical sort of wheelhouse, do take a peep at every thing we all know up to now in regards to the Diablo 4 launch date and gameplay particulars.