Elden Ring Beats GTA 5 Viewership Record on YouTube

It’s no secret that Elden Ring is without doubt one of the largest video games of 2022, however it has managed to cement itself in historical past as one of many largest video games to ever grace YouTube. Earlier this 12 months, it was confirmed that Elden Ring is one of the best promoting game of 2022 up to now and it has even been predicted that it’ll outsell Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II. Not solely is {that a} main deal as a result of Call of Duty has traditionally been one of the best promoting game every year it releases, however Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is without doubt one of the greatest promoting video games of all time and it could solely be assumed that its sequel may also do extraordinarily properly. With that stated, some new stats are exhibiting how Elden Ring took the world by storm.

As reported by IGN, Elden Ring had one of many largest game launches on YouTube by attaining 3.4 billion views within the first 60 days of its launch, managing to high Grand Theft Auto V (1.9 billion) and Red Dead Redemption 2 (1.4 billion). According to IGN, YouTube “stopped short” of labeling it the largest game launch, however the level stands, it is a massive deal. Nearly 3.5 billion views in simply two months is a serious feat and goes to point out there’s numerous starvation for the notoriously troublesome RPG. In phrases of the content material making up these views, 71.3% are normal movies, 25.98% are reside streams, and a pair of.72% are Shorts.

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It has already been confirmed that (*5*)Elden Ring is a longtime IP now and Bandai Namco is wanting into increasing it. Whether meaning only a easy sequel or one thing larger like a film, ebook, or TV present stays to be seen, however Elden Ring is duking it out with the largest names in gaming and profitable. It’s absurdly uncommon to see this occur, however FromSoftware pulled it off.


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