Writer Espresso Stain and developer Iron Gate Studio have at this time introduced that their Viking epic Valheim has surpassed 10m gross sales.
In a joint press launch, the businesses wrote: “[We are] happy to disclose that Valheim has surpassed ten million copies bought simply over one yr since its Steam Early Entry launch.”
Along with this, the businesses additionally revealed that Valheim had an all-time participant peak of 502,000 – not too mead-iocre in any respect. The truth is, the participant numbers had been so good, that in simply over two weeks, Valheim bought an astounding 3m items.
“We by no means imagined Valheim would change into so massive, not even in our wildest goals, and the previous yr flew by sooner than we anticipated,” added Richard Svensson, CEO of Iron Gate Studio.
“Our workforce has doubled since launch and understanding Valheim is loved by thousands and thousands of gamers world wide honours and humbles us on the identical time.”
The CEO then went on to share extra about Valheim’s future.
“Our ambitions for the sport have by no means been stronger and the event of Mistlands is nicely underway – we will not wait to convey this new mysterious biome to the sport.”
Whereas no specifics are detailed, the businesses have promised gamers new weapons to craft together with this new biome. And, in fact, much more enemies to do battle with.
“Seeing Valheim’s journey by its first yr of Early Entry and being by Iron Gate’s facet has been an immense privilege,” acknowledged Albert Säfström, VP of Publishing at Espresso Stain.
“The workforce is pouring all their improvement data and love for the craft into the sport, and it is humbling to see the fruit of their work convey pleasure to thousands and thousands world wide.”
These but to dive into the world of the Vikings may give Valheim a whirl by Steam Early Access for PC and Linux.