The online pirate adventure “Sea of Thieves” has brought it to two million players after just one week. Rare and Microsoft thank the players and present even more numbers.
Microsoft and Rare point out on the official Xbox site that “Sea of Thieves” was played by more than two million gamers in the first week. At the same time it is said that the pirate game is the fastest selling new first-party brand since the launch of the Xbox One. Also, “Sea of Thieves” is considered the best-selling first-party title on Windows 10 – despite the fact that the Metascore of the PC version is just 68.
“More than 100,000 players have been streaming Sea of Thieves since inception, resulting in more than 10 million hours of watched this week, thanks to all the creators and community who streamed the Sea of Thieves and the The viewers talked about their creativity and their sense of fun when they jumped at # 1 on Twitch and Mixer several times over the past week, “said the developers.
In addition, it is said that more than half a million new Xbox Live friendships have been forged and more than 400,000 players have joined an Xbox club to find pirates to share stories with. “We understand that the feedback has led to some big challenges and has uncovered some of the bugs that we’ve fixed and will continue to fix, and the Rare team is struggling to solve players’ problems our top priority. “