Starfield has attracted over 10 million players in two weeksfurther cementing its position as the biggest Bethesda launch in history.
The sci-fi RPG became official on September 6, 2023 for Xbox Series X | releases S and Windows PCs and surpassed 6 million players in its first two days on sale.
It’s a notable milestone for Microsoft and Bethesda, as the title is Bethesda’s first new franchise in over 25 years.
There’s currently no telling how many of those 10 million players accessed the game via Xbox Game Pass, as the subscription service provides access to all of Microsoft’s first-party titles from day one, including Starfield.
Although it’s probably a fair bit of it Starfields Although players are Xbox Game Pass subscribers, there is also evidence that a significant number of players paid a premium for early access to the game by purchasing the Premium or Constellation editions.
As we reported at launch, SteamDB appreciated this Starfield On Steam alone, it attracted nearly 250,000 concurrent users before release – an indication that a number of people decided to spend more money to get started sooner.
News from Starfields The latest milestone comes amid a tumultuous week for Microsoft, which has included a slew of leaked documents filed during the recent FTC-Microsoft trial, the company’s hardware plans for the rest of the decade, and other bits and pieces like the cost of Xbox Game Pass. Offered and Revealing the Fact Phil Spencer once discussed the idea of Microsoft taking over Nintendo.