Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order had a decent turn out on Steam

By Sherif Saed
18 November 2019 14:47 GMT

Despite being available on other platforms, Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order’s Steam numbers at launch were pretty good.

Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order is the first EA game to release on Steam alongside the company’s own Origin client in nearly a decade. Future EA titles, as well as a few existing ones, will all end up on Steam in due course.

Shortly after launch, Fallen Order peaked with 46,550 concurrent players, according to Steam’s own stats.

Although that is a far cry from the likes of Destiny 2, and other hits like Monster Hunter World, it’s still a solid figure considering the game is not exclusive to Steam, and is, in fact, part of Origin Access Premier’s line-up.

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In other words, subscribing to the service for one month ($15) is the cheapest way to play it, which likely swayed many players’ decisions. As we’ve seen with Gears 5, offering the game on a subscription service tends to drive players away from making a purchase, even if the comparison is a little unfair to Gears 5 because of Microsoft’s $1 Xbox Game Pass promo.

If you recently picked up the game yourself, be sure to hit up our guides for the Tomb of Eilram, and the Tomb of Miktrull if you’re getting stuck.

If puzzles are no issue for you, you might want to make sure you know where to find all Stim Canister upgrades

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