Baldur’s Gate 3 set a new record for the number of simultaneous online users on Steam on August 13th, reaching 875,343 people. Cromwelp, the release director of La Ryan Studios, posted: “875,343 people joined together tonight. Play, that’s more than the entire population of San Francisco.”
Baldur’s Gate 3 ranks 9th in the total number of historical players, which is very close to the 8th place Hogwarts Legacy.
It is worth mentioning that Baldur’s Gate 3 previously released play data and the accumulated game time of players has exceeded 1225 years, of which 368 players cleared the level in just 3 days. Statistics show that 93% of Baldur’s Gate 3 players like to customize their characters, and the most popular character race is half-elf; the most popular occupation is paladin.