The survival game Rust, which was first released in 2013, is having the best days in its history. The game reached 134,483 simultaneous players as of yesterday and the number of viewers on Twitch exceeded 1 million. The developer team is more than satisfied with the popularity.
The favorite of the video game industry in recent years is survival games. Leading representatives of the industry have already released their games of this genre. In addition, gamers and gamers who like to watch broadcasts show a great interest in this genre. Currently, the survival game Rust, which was first released in 2013, has begun to experience the best days in its history.
Rust is a game whose only goal is to survive. This game, which you will enjoy especially when you play with your friends, has a tight player base. However, the fact that the players who have been broadcasting recently turned to Rust caused the game to be hype. Even as of yesterday, Rust managed to break its all-time player record and achieved remarkable results with the number of viewers.
134,483 Players Played Rust At The Same Time
According to the statistics on SteamDB, January 4, 2021, was a historic day for Rust. In this context, 134 thousand 483 players were playing Rust simultaneously. The previous record was in April 2019, with 125,000 players. Although there is not a big difference, it did not go unnoticed that an 8-year-old game could still attract so much attention.
Twitch, one of the most popular live-streaming platforms in the world, is only talking about Rust right now. So much so that this game manages to make the developers smile with more than 1 million viewers. The fact that the game is hype like this paves the way for new sales. In addition, until December, the game was watched by a maximum of 100,000 people. The game has increased its awareness to 10 at a time.
— Rust (@playrust) January 3, 2021
The New Address For Popular Streamers Such As Shroud and xQc
Shroud, one of the most popular players in the world, has preferred to play Rust recently. Also popular broadcasters of both countries, in addition to another popular streamer such as xQc, are currently mingling with Rust. But to be clear, we can state that the game is where it should be right now. Because the number of games that continue to be developed since the first day of publication and attract more players with each update is quite low. Rust is one of these games.