Capcom’s Dragon’s Dogma II announcement final week has drawn gamers again to the unique recreation in a giant means.
As famous by Twitter person Benji-Gross sales, Dragon’s Dogma Darkish Arisen noticed large numbers of gamers on PC this weekend. In truth, in line with SteamDB the variety of concurrent gamers (gamers taking part in on the identical time) reached a peak of 6,582 on Sunday. That’s the biggest quantity because the Darkish Arisen expanded model arrived on PC in 2016.
In fact, Capcom put the sport on sale to coincide with the sequel’s reveal final week. Nonetheless, it nonetheless exhibits that there’s an enormous urge for food for this sequel amongst followers and newcomers alike. Capcom introduced stated sequel at the tip of a particular broadcast marking ten years because the first recreation launched on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC in 2012.
For the reason that unique launch, the RPG has had the aforementioned Darkish Arisen growth a couple of 12 months later in 2013. That may then come to PC just a few years later, adopted by Xbox One and PlayStation 4 and – ultimately – the Nintendo Swap. There was additionally a Japanese solely MMO in 2015, for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and PC. A Netflix anime then arrived in 2020.
It’s nonetheless early days for Dragon’s Dogma II, in fact. So we don’t know when or the place it’ll seem simply but. We do know, nonetheless, that it’ll be utilizing Capcom’s glorious RE Engine. Hopefully, we’ll be listening to extra on the follow-up within the not-too-distant future.