Ubisoft thank their fans in an open note as more than 6.4 million people accessed the open beta of the next triple A title, we are talking about The Division. As a result, the company broke the record of users in a beta of a new intellectual property. All these players dropped an average of 4 hours and 52 minutes gameplay and most of the time was spent in the Dark Zone.
6.4 million people played the beta of The Division
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“We want to thank the millions of people who joined in the Open Beta. We hope everyone enjoyed the game, and thought the beta will help ensure a good launch for the game. ” Said Magnus Jansen, Creative Director.
If something learned from the beta is these folks are not a true reflection of prospective buyers, proof of that was the Star Wars: Battlefront, with more than 9.5 million players who accumulated in just over a weekend no less than 1,600 million minutes of play.
Despite these figures, the game features a lot of restrained sales, which made the game even saw its price sharply down on a couple of occasions to give life to their servers.
Tom Clancy’s The Division is scheduled for release on March 8th for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Stay tuned for more updates!