Tue, Sep 03, 2013 | 23:38 BST
Total War: Rome 2 concurrent players peak at three times that of Shogun 2
Just one day from launch, Total War: Rome 2 is already three times as popular as previous entry Shogun 2.
Meanwhile, Total War: Shogun 2, previously the most successful game in the series to date, had a peak concurrency of about 38,000. Today, Shogun 2 had a peak of about 8,000 concurrent players – not so many more than Empire: Total War.