Developer Respawn announced that Apex Legends has managed to acquire 50 million players throughout its first month.
Apex Legends hit 50 Million players worldwide! We are humbled by all your support and can’t wait to show you what’s next. pic.twitter.com/QTDH57lfvB
— Apex Legends (@PlayApex) March 4, 2019
Respawn Entertainment posted a tweet on their official Twitter account stating that the game has reached 50 million players. It is quite an impressive considering the fact that the free-to-play game started only weeks ago. Apex Legends was released on February 4, and it was able to attain 10 million players within 72 hours. Additionally, it reached 1 million concurrent players in that time, and dethroning Fortnite’s single day viewership record on Twitch about a week later.