Apex Legends had 50 million players in its first month, faster than Fortnite
Apex Legends is launched a month and has already been by million , Respawn’s Vince Zampella. It’s strange to that of weeks most had even of it, and it it’s been around for longer. time, players have used 158 million finishers (I if it includes all before being killed mid-finisher), 1.23 billion ultimates, placed billion pings and respawned million times.
The astronomical numbers aren’t entirely , though. From it launched, it started drawing crowd. In its day it had .5 million players. That grew to million players hours. And by of its week, million had duked it out on the island. Analyst Daniel Ahmad some comparisons between Fortnite’s initial player numbers, specifically the battle royale, on Twitter. It took Fortnite a to hit million players, and even weeks, it didn’t boast million players. It’s the comparison numbers are , it’s the battle royale landscapes the games into. Battle royales were still new Fortnite’s battle royale mode appeared, and a game had been pretty lukewarm on. Save was a confused mashup of games that had already feel dated. Fortnite didn’t launch finished state, Apex Legends complete, polished game. That’s why it scored in our Apex Legends review. Apex Legends is catching up to Epic’s behemoth, it’s still got million players .