Steam broke previous records. And today, Sunday October 23, 30,012,957 users are online at the same time. This is courtesy of Steam Charts. (Opens in a new tab)Although SteamDB (Opens in a new tab) Slightly higher score: 30,032,005
That’s the population of Ghana. which is the 48th most populous country in the world
Steam has been up for a long time. But it has increased exponentially since 2020 when the Covid lockdown has ramped up in big waves. Although it is impossible to tell without a thorough study. But those gaming habits stuck with something much longer than expected. Steam’s rapid growth in recent years has outpaced past growth: For comparison, it took Steam 14 years to grow to a maximum of 15 million concurrent users in 2017, but just 5 years. for the next 15 million
Back in January 2021 Steam surpassed 25 million points after a year of rapid rise and a new record. While I vowed not to write more stories on the Steam log, we’ve been writing it all year and I’m disgusted with it. It’s not news anymore. “With this barrier broken Steam’s numerical exploits seem to be more ‘inevitable’ than ‘news.’ I’ll be in touch when Steam reaches 30 million players,” I said. (Opens in a new tab)
according to my story I’m here, we’re at 30 million after that. (Opens in a new tab) little (Opens in a new tab) year (Opens in a new tab) of (Opens in a new tab) rising highs (All reported by my co-workers. I know, if I sound respectful it’s because I And so will you if you remember doing that.)
And there it is, striking new heights for our hobby.