Starfield, the game from Microsoft and Bethesda, has not yet been officially released on Xbox and PC. But thanks to its early access, the game has already had a remarkable peak of simultaneous players. Starfield reached a peak of more than 230K players on Steam.
Starfield will be released on September 6 for PC, Xbox Series X/S, but like most video games, people who have bought the premium edition have had early access. Thanks to this early access, Starfield has gotten a significant spike in concurrent players on Steam.
It can be said that the start of the game from Microsoft and Bethesda has gone very well. Already, many people have plunged into the sci-fi odyssey to explore the universe and discover different planets.
Starfield reaches an important peak of players
According to data published by SteamDB, the maximum peak of users on Valve’s platform was 234,502. These statistics are very good, especially considering it will become part of the Xbox Game Pass catalog in a few days.
Undoubtedly, players have shown how eager they were to try the new Bethesda game. Thousands and thousands of people have downloaded Starfield during the early access period.
Positive reviews for Starfield
On the other hand, most of the Starfield reviews that have been published so far have been extremely favorable. The game scored 87 on Metacritic, one of the gaming community’s favorite review sites, for its Xbox Series X/S edition. On the other hand, the game has an average score of 88 for its PC version, which is not bad at all. This game is the seventh-highest-rated Xbox X Series game of the year and the eleventh-highest-rated computer game of 2023.
In other media, such as Opencritic, Starfield has a score of 88 between both versions, considering that there is no platform distinction here and a 94% approval rating from critics. The project has received a score of 10 in publications such as GamingBolt or VGC.
On the other hand, it can be said that Starfield has arrived at an excellent time and is being loved by most of the players who have tried it. According to some comments, the game is very exciting, fully immersing players in this new universe. In this way, the story can be studied in depth while considering the enemy AI that can ruin our space journey. At the same time, critics say that this game will appeal to all space opera and science fiction fans.