Titanfall 2 has had a surge of latest gamers
Apex Legends’ subsequent character is named Valkyrie, and he or she’s the daughter of a Titan pilot you battle in Titanfall 2. She’ll be added to the sport as a part of season 9, which is named the Legacy replace.
So it is becoming – and presumably deliberate – that a whole lot of people appear to be taking part in Titanfall 2 abruptly.
On the time of writing, over 10,000 persons are taking part in Titanfall 2 on Steam. Earlier this afternoon the quantity was over 15,000, and it has been the identical for the previous week. These are the very best numbers the sport has had because it was added to Steam in June 2020.
Titanfall 2 is at the moment discounted by 75%, however it’s had a number of deep reductions over the previous 12 months with out wherever close to the identical variety of gamers piling in. The extra probably trigger is that the Legacy replace has prompted elevated curiosity, backed up by a rise in streaming.
That is excellent news in the event you’re a Titanfall 2 fan, as a result of it is now simpler than it has been in a long-time to get a multiplayer sport of it going. In the event you’re glum that Apex Legends would not have the large stompy mechs, and I’m, then that is your likelihood to provide them a go once more.
It is also excellent news as a result of Titanfall 2 is a good singleplayer sport. I would not play it for its story or lore, which is neither good nor memorable, however it has some stand-out stage design and set-pieces.