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97% of Its Players Have Departed Since Launching Into Early Access

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When Realm Royale first launched into Early Access, it scored a pretty impressive number of concurrent users in its early days. According to GitHyp (via GamesIndustry.biz), concurrent user numbers have slipped precipitously and only 7,000 players were online over the past weekend. 

But a quick look at the now-Mixed reviews on Steam give more insight into why the game has failed to catch on like Fortnite and overtake PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. Half of the reviews have turned negative from players citing issues with the balancing of the game’s weapons and hitscan.

But Realm Royale is far from dead. Similar to H1Z1 after its massive decline on Steam, Hi-Rez is planning on bringing the game to whole new audience on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Read the full article at the link above.

Have you tried Realm Royale? What are your thoughts on the game and the slipping concurrent user numbers?


Suzie Ford

Suzie is the former Associate Editor and News Manager at MMORPG.com. Follow her on Twitter @MMORPGMom