Technology content trusted in North America and globally since 1999
7,440 Reviews & Articles | 54,633 News Posts

Massive battle in Planetside 2 sets world record with 1158 players

Planetside 2 sets a world record for the most players in an FPS at one time, with 1158 players at once
By: Anthony Garreffa | Gaming News | Posted: Jan 26, 2015 4:27 am

Which game just set a new world record for the most players in a first-person shooter at once? That would be Planetside 2, with a huge 1158 gamers battling it out in a gigantic war.

 

massive-battle-planetside-2-sets-world-record-1158-players_01

 

The entire battle was on a Twitch broadcast over at PlanetSideBattles, with the previous record held with Guinness World Records being 999 players for Man vs. Machines in 2012, a browser-based first-person shooter. Guinness hasn't yet chimed in about the new Planetside 2 record, but let's hope they do soon.

NEWS SOURCES:Polygon.com

Related Tags

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!
loading