The second game in the Dying Light series was recently released after 7 years of waiting. Dying Light 2 is an open-world FFP game set in a post-apocalyptic environment. The infected area, where zombies are located, gives players action-packed moments.
Dying Light 2, which was released for PlayStation, Xbox, and PC, achieved to capture a large player base in a short time, according to SteamDB data.
Today, we have compiled Dying Light 2’s player count and will shed light on the success of the game.
Dying Light 2 Has Reached 274,983 Concurrent Players Over The Weekend
Dying Light 2, which has been awaited by many gamers for years, has been released for different platforms recently. The hunger of the players for the series was also reflected in the player data of Dying Light 2 in a short time.
Public data by SteamDB shows that Dying Light 2 has reached 274,983 concurrent players in about 4 days. With this number of concurrent players, Dying Light 2 became the 5th most played game on Steam. On Steam’s most-played games list, ahead of Dying Light 2 are free-to-play games such as CS: GO, Dota 2, PUBG: Battlegrounds, and Apex Legends.
Also, Dying Light 2 is currently ranked #1 on SteamDB’s trending games list. In this respect, we can say that the game has achieved great success in a short time.
On the other hand, this concurrent players data only includes users playing the game on Steam, and the number of users playing the game on PlayStation and Xbox platforms is unknown.
Dying Light 2 also left behind big names such as Battlefield 2042, God of War, and Resident Evil in the context of concurrent players.
Despite reaching such a large player base, Dying Light 2’s Steam reviews are also very positive. The game received 38,371 game reviews on Steam, of which 81.51% were positive.
Dying Light, the first game of the series released in 2015, has 45,876 all-time peaked concurrent players. In other words, Dying Light 2 seems to have surpassed the first game of the series by a large margin.
In addition, the game will be compatible with Nintendo Switch in the future. Thus, the player base of Dying Light 2 can grow day by day and the game can continue to mark 2022.