According to a new report from Epic, the Epic Games store now has more than 194 million users, and in 2021 it was able to record various records in terms of the number of users.
It seems that although Epic Games Store has already spent a lot on Epic, the company is determined to expand its digital store and encourage more PC gamers to use it. In this regard, Epic Games makes games available to users for free every week and at the end of the year, and by concluding contracts with various studios, it monopolizes their games in its store. Now, with a new report released by Epic on the performance of its online store during 2021, we realize that their efforts over the past few years have paid off and the number of Epic Games Store users has reached a significant number.
The report states that the Epic Games store currently has more than 194 million users. The number of users at the end of 2020 was about 160 million people, which means that the store has been able to attract the attention of almost 34 million more people in one year. In addition, the number of daily active users of the Epic Games Store last year reached a record 31.1 million and the number of simultaneous players reached 13.2 million. Also, December 2021 (December-December) was the month when the number of monthly active users of the Epic store reached 62 million, its maximum, which is an increase of 11% compared to the maximum number of monthly active users in 2020.
In addition, Epic Games store users spent a total of about $ 840 million on the Epic Games store in 2021, a 20 percent increase over 2020. Epic released a total of 89 games over the past year, with users receiving more than 765 million downloads. Interestingly, out of these 89 games, 76 of them managed to reach a new record in the number of simultaneous players on the PC after being released.
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