Today, Respawn Entertainment announced that Apex Legends has crossed 50 million players. This stunning achievements comes merely weeks after the game crossed 25 million players. Before that, it hit 10 million players just three days after release.
You can see the announcement below:
Apex Legends hit 50 Million players worldwide! We are humbled by all your support and can’t wait to show you what’s next. pic.twitter.com/QTDH57lfvB
— Apex Legends (@PlayApex) March 4, 2019
For some context surrounding this achievement,keep in mind that Fortnite Battle Royale, the definition of a pop culture sensation, hit 45 million players after around 4 months.
It is definitely safe to say that Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment have a massive hit on their hands. With an upcoming battle pass, it’ll be interesting to see how they evolve this game and keep players engaged. New maps, modes, guns, characters and more are almost sure to be on the way.