After 7 years of waiting, finally, the worldwide gaming community has experienced part 2 of the post-apocalyptic zombie survival open-world blockbuster Dying Light on February 4 on various platforms. PC, PlayStation and Xbox. As expected, this blockbuster quickly attracted the gaming community when according to SteamDB data, Dying Light 2 peaked at more than 245,000 concurrent players on Steam and this number continued to increase hourly in the last days. week.
Specifically, as of this Friday night, the highest number of concurrent players of Dying Light 2 since its release is 245,553 concurrent players, an impressive number. This number is provided by Steam through the SteamDB stats website. A comparison between Dying Light 2 and its predecessor Dying Light’s concurrent player count on Steam shows a staggering increase as Dying Light hit just under 46k concurrent players after launching on Steam in 2015. In other words, Dying Light 2 has 5 times more players on Steam than Dying Light at launch.
Obviously, the number of concurrent players on Steam isn’t much of a transmission metric. It doesn’t represent overall sales and it’s limited to a single storefront on a single platform, so it doesn’t say anything about Dying Light 2’s popularity across stores. console system.
With that said, there’s no denying that Dying Light 2 has taken advantage of Dying Light’s success in a meaningful way. Techland’s reputation as a major developer has grown over the past seven years, and the result has been a wave of energy for Dying Light 2 like no Techland title has ever seen before.
If we compare Dying Light 2 with other AAA blockbuster titles that have been released before such as Battlefield 2042, God of War, Resident Evil Village, Back 4 Blood, then Dying Light 2 has far ahead of these titles. Dying Light 2 Stay Human currently has 77% positive user reviews on Steam, so despite the higher player count, it lacks when it comes to reviews. The first version scored an amazing 95% positive rating on the platform. With Techland already committed to at least 5 years of post-launch content support, it’s possible it will climb the ladder to compete with the first version’s score.
It is known that Dying Light 2 Stay Human is an open world action role-playing game with a story. This time the player gets to visit The City – humanity’s last stronghold in the fight against the virus. Developed parkour mechanics allow players to explore the vast open world and master battle tactics. This lost civilization, a world set in the modern dark ages, requires creative approaches to finding items and crafting equipment.