XDefiant Has Reached Over 3 Million Unique Players – Rumor

  • Greg Burn
  • May 24, 2024
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XDefiant Has Reached Over 3 Million Unique Players – Rumor

Recently, Ubisoft unveiled their new game XDefiant, which quickly gained attention for connecting with one million unique players within just 2.5 hours after its release. This swift popularity made it the fastest Ubisoft title to hit this player count. Within the first 48 hours, the game's reach extended to three million unique players.

Tom Henderson from Insider Gaming shared that at one peak moment, XDefiant welcomed 500,000 players simultaneously across various platforms, though this number later settled to a steady 300,000 concurrent players. Despite the slower pace, Ubisoft is satisfied as the numbers have exceeded their internal expectations for this free-to-play shooter, that faced numerous delays prior to its release.

The true challenge for XDefiant lies ahead. Its ability to maintain a consistent player base and generate revenue through its Battle Pass and the in-game store will be crucial for its sustained success, as pointed out by Henderson.

XDefiant is now playable on several platforms including Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC. For gamers looking to enhance their skills in the various game modes, Ubisoft together with several esports professionals has released an insightful video offering strategic tips.

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