April 19, 2024

Picture: Arrowhead Recreation Studios

Helldivers 2 is the sport of the second, garnering huge consideration but additionally buckling below the burden of its hovering participant counts. Arrowhead Recreation Studios ready the third-person, live-service shooter for a busy weekend as extra people drop into the sport, elevating the participant cap to 700,000 within the hopes of combatting the continued server points. It appears to have labored. Firm CEO Johan Pilestedt mentioned on X/Twitter that the servers dealt with everybody and not using a hitch.

On February 25, Pilestedt mentioned he’s “completely satisfied and proud” of the group for working so arduous to maintain Helldivers 2‘s servers secure for the newly launched sport. Since its February 8 launch on PC and PS5, the sport has attracted a whole bunch of hundreds of gamers, repeatedly breaking its personal concurrent participant information on Steam, which led to gamers encountering excessively lengthy waits to entry the sport. Over the weekend between February 23 and 25, the sport set one other Steam concurrent participant file, amassing 458,709 avid gamers. The server enhance did its job, and Pilestedt mentioned the group can now transfer on to bettering the sport.