In lower than per week of its launch, Baldur’s Gate 3 made its approach into the highest ten most performed video games on Steam of all occasions, behind solely Hogwarts Legacy and a few of the hottest video video games ever launched.
Baldur’s Gate 3 is at the moment the ninth most performed sport of all occasions on Steam, based on Steam DB. For comparability’s sake, a few of the different most performed video games on Steam embrace titles like PUBG: Battlegrounds, CS:GO, Misplaced Ark, DOTA 2, Cyberpunk 2077, Elden Ring, New World and Hogwarts Legacy. As for Baldur’s Gate 3, it has an all-time peak participant depend of 8,14,666.
Moreover, on the time of writing, the sport is the second-highest performed sport on Steam, behind solely CS:GO.
As Baldur’s Gate 3 soars excessive in its success, developer Larian Studios CEO Swen Vincke just lately spoke a few potential sequel in an interview forward of the sport’s launch. Vincke informed the Bloomberg that whereas they aren’t positive about their subsequent challenge, he needs to make “one thing smaller subsequent time,” that doesn’t take one other six years like Baldur’s Gate 3 did. Bloomberg’s Jason Schreier writes:
“For now, the rising hype over Baldur’s Gate 3 isn’t serving to Vincke sleep at night time. ‘That’s what worries me,’ Vincke mentioned. ‘I favor being the underdog.’”
With such rising reputation of Baldur’s Gate 3, the sport has now been Steam Deck Verified as properly.
Having mentioned that, some gamers have additionally been reporting a bug that stops them from saving the sport on the cloud, leading to lack of progress. As reported by IGN, Larian Studios has acknowledged the difficulty and gave some potential fixes.