Already on the day of release, Borderlands 3 was the most successful game in the series.

Borderlands 3 was released on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on September 13 and broke the record for the second game in the series.

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Gearbox Randy Pitchford boasts successthird “boards” on the page on Twitter. According to the boss of the studio, the peak value of users playing in Borderlands 3 on the release is twice as high as that of Borderlands 2 “all-time”.

"Interesting fact: PC data show that the peak value of simultaneous players at Borderlands 3 on release day is twice the peak value at Borderlands 2 for all time. Wow You guys are awesome! ”Wrote Pitchford.

According to Steam Charts, the peak is onlineBorderlands 2 climbed to 123,596 players. So in the Borderlands 3 at the start, somewhere around 250 thousand people played. Compared to other games in the series, the result is also pleasing: the peak of the original Borderlands - 23,443 players, Borderlands: GOTY Enhanced - 22,271 people, and The Pre-Sequel gathered 67,244 users.