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Rust sells over 3.5m copies, has ~500k players every week

ashecitism

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This is from Garry Newman's opinion piece on the Guardian about the gender and race update they deployed recently.

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/apr/13/videogame-chooses-character-race-gender-rust?CMP=fb_gu

The game is in “early access”, which means it’s in active development and we update it every week. Despite this, it has sold over 3.5m copies since it was first released in 2013, and around half a million people play every week. Whenever a project has this kind of popularity, people become very passionate. But the range and strength of opinions have never been this intens
SteamSpy numbers Owners: 3,679,488 ± 44,575