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PS5 : Valheim, behind only CS: GO with 500,000 concurrent players on Steam

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Valheim is that game where survival, open world, Norse mythology and cooperation shake hands. The title comes from the hand of the study Iron gate Y Coffee Stain Publishing, and in a matter of just 18 days from his arrival in Steam Early Access, he has managed to register 3 million copies sold. Also, the title has reached 500,000 concurrent players on the platform, stand just behind the giant CS: GO.

Valheim: Odn smiles at the Iron Gate game

This week, the development studio Iron gate has confirmed that the proposed Valheim has managed to reach another important number: it has reached the 3 million copies sold dated February 20. In addition, it has over 60,000 positive user reviews on Steam, which makes it among the top 80 games in Valve’s digital store (it is in position 78). This makes it one of the most popular releases so far this year, if not the best.

These aren’t the only successes on Steam: Valheim has achieved increase the number of concurrent players to 500,000 users. This has caused the title to be positioned in second place among the most players in the store, being only behind CS: GO. Specific, have registered 502,000 players this Sunday, which has allowed them to get ahead of Dota 2. The figure, that is, is still far from the 1.1 million players that Counter-Strike: Global Offensive had at that time. But it seems that it will be a matter of time that it also surpasses the title of action.

And on Twitch?

Valheim on Twitch

Valheim is also drawing attention in the streams– Based on data provided by TwitchTracker, the game has already crept into the ranking of the 10 most viewed games on the video platform (It was ranked 11th last week, and now it’s 10th.) Accumulates more than 11 million hours of viewing, while the weekly average number of viewers is 70,060; For example, the average of Among Us stands at 30,045 viewers, with this popular indie falling to 21st of the most viewed.

We had a feeling that it would sell quite wellAt least to sustain us, you know But being a seller of a million, and now two million, is something we could never have guessed, “said Iron Gate Studios co-founder Henrik Trnqvist in an interview with PC Gamer earlier this week. “It is quite incredible and we are also very humbled, I must add”.

Valheim and its sales figures

Explore, build, fight and most of all, survive in this adventure inspired by Viking culture and its myths “, we wrote in our impressions. We remind you that the game is available on Steam in the Early Access phase for 16.79 euros.