Following the release of multiplayer for Halo Infinite, new data reveals that the game is currently the most popular free-to-play title on Xbox.
Multiplayer for Infinite halo released last week, and since then players around the world have been checking out the gameplay. While the title was undoubtedly a big hit for Xbox at launch, new details have revealed its performance.
Recently, new information from the Microsoft Store put the number of people playing in perspective. Infinite halo. According to Microsoft, the first-person shooter game developed by 343 Industries is the number 1 free-to-play game for Xbox in the UK and US. This news comes from the table of “Best Free Games” found on the Microsoft Store. This is an impressive achievement because it means he has beaten loyal titles like Call of Duty: War Zone and Fortnite. For memory, War zone occupies 2nd place on the list, while Fortnite occupies the 9th position.
In addition to being at the top of the free-to-play charts in the UK and US, the game has performed remarkably well on Steam. Shortly after the multiplayer launch, Infinite halo has become the most successful Xbox Game Studios title of all time on the platform. However, this early success continued in the days following its release. According to Steam Charts, it ranks 4th on the “best games” list with 113,993 current players. In addition, he established an impressive peak concurrent player count of 256,619
These new details suggest that the decision to make the multiplayer component of Infinite halo free-to-play was the right decision. While the popularity of the series would sell copies of the game regardless, removing a barrier to entry makes it even easier for players to get into online matches.
Beyond these already impressive numbers, the game could be on the verge of another surge in popularity in just a few weeks. The campaign for the Infinite halo will launch on December 8, giving players the chance to continue the Master Chief’s tale. With the palpable hype surrounding the story, it seems likely that more players will be interested in experiencing this solo side of the experience. Even popular streamers, such as Shroud, have said they are excited to take the latest campaign on Zeta Halo’s new ring.
While this news regarding the popularity of Infinite halo might not surprise a lot of fans, that’s always a positive sign for the future. It will be interesting to see what other plans the developers at 343 Industries have to keep the game relevant after the campaign is released. Only time will tell how long the title can hold its place at the top of the popularity charts.
Infinite halo releases December 8 for PC, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X / S. The Multiplayer Beta is available now.
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