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Steam reaches new concurrent user record, with 13.4 million gamers

Steam had 13.4 million users online at once, reaches new concurrent record

By Anthony Garreffa on Nov 3, 2015 at 04:46 am CST - 0 mins, 29 secs reading time

As a PC gamer, you're most likely a Steam user, right? Well, Valve reached a new record on October 31, where it had a record of 12.5 million users online at once.

Steam reaches new concurrent user record, with 13.4 million gamers | TweakTown.com

But it was the next day where Steam reached its record 13.48 million users, with the most popular games being played at the time being DotA 2, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Team Fortress 2 and Grand Theft Auto V. Valve has over 125 million active Steam accounts, where the new 13.48 million concurrent users representing over 10% of the Steam userbase being online at once.

Were you using Steam over the Halloween weekend?

Anthony Garreffa

ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Anthony Garreffa

Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games to be built around consoles. With FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with high-end, custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU technology is unwavering, and with next-gen NVIDIA GPUs about to launch alongside 4K 144Hz HDR G-Sync gaming monitors and BFGDs (65-inch 4K 120Hz HDR G-Sync TVs) there has never been a time to be more excited about technology.

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