Fortnite is undisputedly one of the vital well-liked video video games ever, and yesterday it made historical past with a digital Marshmello live performance. According to Forbes, Fortnite had 10 million concurrent gamers in the course of the occasion. This is fascinating contemplating again in November it was decided that Fortnite had 200 million complete gamers and eight.three million was the concurrent peak. If the 10 million stat is totally correct, properly then it’s a brand new report set by the masked DJ!
Of course, that determine doesn’t rely these watching through stream, outdoors of gameplay. Or, take into accounts his encore present that occurred 12 hours later, so one other batch of gamers may expertise this piece of online game historical past. This may add as much as tens of millions extra.
Experts and followers alike are hoping Epic Games releases official numbers, simply to make sure. However, except Geoff Keighley stands corrected, 10 million is the quantity. “What a moment for gaming!” he exclaims within the put up beneath.
Marshmello has offered his personal assertion: “We made history today! The first ever live virtual concert inside of @fortnite with millions of people in attendance. So insane, thank you epic games and everyone who made this possible!”
Far From Alone: Sources are telling me there have been greater than *10 million concurrent gamers* watching the @marshmellomusic live performance in @FortniteRecreation as we speak – on high of the tens of millions watching on-line. What a second for gaming!
Far From Alone: Sources are telling me there were more than *10 million concurrent players* watching the @marshmellomusic concert in @FortniteGame today – on top of the millions watching online. What a moment for gaming! pic.twitter.com/fkrPNjSC9I
— Geoff Keighley (@geoffkeighley) February 3, 2019
— Geoff Keighley (@geoffkeighley) Feb 3, 2019