October 1, 2022
The Witcher 3 records a new rise in popularity on Steam • Eurogamer.pt

The Witcher 3 records a new rise in popularity on Steam • Eurogamer.pt

The effect of the Netflix series.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is back on Steam’s most-played games list, which is definitely linked to the series’ second season premiere on Netflix.

After a similar impact in early 2020, after the premiere of the first season of the Netflix series, when it reached nearly 120,000 concurrent players on Steam, in January of this year, we now have CD Projekt RED hitting a new peak. of popularity.

At the time of writing, there are more than 62,000 people playing The Witcher 3 on Steam, but the maximum reached in the last 24 hours is over 74,000, a new rise in popularity that once again shows the impact of the series it starred in. Henry Cavill, which premiered on December 17, 2021.

That’s the second best number in recent months, considering that over 78,000 players were reached simultaneously shortly after The Witcher Season 2 hit the streaming service.

Did you also feel a similar effect, back in The Witcher 3 after watching the second season of the Netflix series?