The Dota-themed card game Artifact, which was released on November 29, 2019, lost 50 percent of its active players in just one week. Players which expected a big announcement from Valve, reacted very badly to the Dota-themed card game Artifact announcement. Getting speculated for its high price, Artifact had a ruthless market and was the focus of criticism. The price of a card in the game had exceeded the price of the game itself.
Card game of Valve, Artifact has lost half of its player base
According to the Steam statistics site SteamDB, on December 7, the Dota-themed card game Artifact lost 9,528 players.
Steam reviews are also rated as “mixed“ for Aritifact. Players can also buy cards with real money on Steam Market or put their cards on the market. The price of the card named “Axe” is so high that the price of the card has exceeded the price of the game. The players have set their own prices and the price of the card named "Axe" has increased up to $21.63. Artifact has lost blood in a short time.