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Explosive Growth in Palworld Player Count Surprises Gamers

By Mazen "Mithrie" Turkmani
Published: February 22, 2024 at 6:30 PM GMT

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Palworld reaches another player milestone. I also discuss the latest update to Helldivers 2, and Dead Island 2 has launched on Xbox Game Pass.

đŸ“ē Dead Island 2 Makes a Splash on Xbox Game Pass

Dead Island 2 surprise launches on Xbox Game Pass, marking a significant moment for fans of the franchise and Game Pass subscribers alike. This thrilling sequel is currently exclusive to Xbox users with a Game Pass Ultimate subscription, offering a fresh zombie-slaying adventure without the need for a separate purchase. While PC gamers might feel left out due to its exclusivity with the Epic Games Store, there's a glimmer of hope that Dead Island 2 might eventually make its way to PC Game Pass. Until then, PC players can support content creators through the Epic Games Store, directly benefiting those who enhance our gaming experiences. For more details, read the full story on IGN's coverage of Dead Island 2's surprise launch on Xbox Game Pass. Have you had the chance to dive into the chaos of Dead Island 2 yet?

đŸ“ē Helldivers 2 Targets Idle Players with Latest Update

Helldivers 2's latest update introduces a solution to server capacity woes by kicking idle players. This strategic move by the developers aims to alleviate the pressure on servers, which has been a growing concern due to players occupying slots without active participation. The update is expected to enhance the overall gameplay experience, ensuring that those eager to join the battle can do so without unnecessary delays. With Helldivers 2's reputation for intense cooperative play, this update is a welcome change for the community. For further reading, check out VGC's article on Helldivers 2's update. Have you experienced the improved server conditions in Helldivers 2?

đŸ“ē Palworld Surpasses 25 Million Players

Palworld's player base has soared beyond 25 million, with a distribution of 15 million on PC and 10 million on Xbox. This impressive milestone highlights the game's widespread appeal and success across platforms. The developers at Pocket Pair have committed to prioritizing bug fixes and combating cheating, ensuring that Palworld continues to offer a fair and enjoyable experience for all players. Despite looming concerns about potential plagiarism issues with the Pokemon franchise, Palworld remains a standout title in the gaming world. For more on this, take a look at Palworld_EN's tweet detailing their player count success. Whether or not future developments will impact its standing, Palworld's achievement is noteworthy. Have you joined the millions of players in exploring Palworld?

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