Blizzard has announced that an considerable 9.7 million gamers took partial in Overwatch’s open beta.
The universe indispensable heroes, and an implausible 9.7 MILLION of we answered a call. Here’s to a subsequent adventure! pic.twitter.com/YIusT0rCUa
— Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) May 12, 2016
With a beta jacket progressing this week, Blizzard took to Twitter to humblebrag and appreciate everybody that played Overwatch during a event. During a run of a beta, 37 million matches were played on a team-based shooter’s 12 maps. That all ads adult to over 81 million hours of players irreverence during their radio sets as Bastion goes on another killstreak.
Comparatively, The Division had formerly claimed to have had the many players in a beta for “a new diversion code on stream era platforms” with 6.4 million players. Overwatch would seem to have crushed that record utterly handily.
Overwatch launches on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC.
Source: Overwatch on Twitter