Microsoft Flight Simulator Played By 2 Million Players
2 million players flew for 50 million times in the popular flight simulation Microsoft Flight Simulator. Microsoft shared the most up-to-date numbers for its popular game Flight Simulator. The company last announced in September that the game passed the 1 million threshold. Now, it has been announced that the number of players is over 2 million.
According to the statement, these 2 million players, flew more than 50 million times; which means 3.5 billion miles, in other words, 19 times between the Earth and the Sun. While the most popular destination was New York; 7,000 pilots visited the Asobo office and 4,300 pilots visited the Microsoft office. Additionally, the fans watched the game 9.7 million hours on Twitch. The next major update, which will also offer virtual reality support for Microsoft Flight Simulator, will meet players next week.
In addition, the entire fleet will receive a Flight Simulator-themed uniform in the game. Even dog-themed ones from Microsoft‘s holiday advertisement will be able to use it. It is stated that the game will be released next summer for Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S. While 3 updates are planned for the simulation, it is also among the information that the world will be updated 4-5 times in 2021.