Apex Legends now has much more than 100 million gamers

Fight royale shooter Apex Legends now has extra than 100 million unique gamers globally, EA and Respawn introduced on Wednesday. The no cost-to-perform video game surpassed the massive milestone just above two several years immediately after its February 2019 launch.

Apex Legends’ achievements is just the hottest indication that free-to-play battle royale shooters continue being extremely well-known, even with the genre turning into pretty crowded above the earlier pair of years. Activision’s Call of Obligation: Warzone strike a lot more than 75 million gamers last August, achieving that mark less than 5 months right after its March 2020 start. And Epic Online games reported that its smash hit Fortnite had an eye-popping 350 million registered players previous Might — presumably, that variety has only climbed.

Since Apex Legends’ launch on Xbox, PlayStation, and Laptop, Respawn has ongoing to include new content material and updates to the match, and it even produced a (delayed) port to the Nintendo Swap in March. The game now has 16 playable characters, a few diverse maps, and is at this time in its eighth year.