Fall Guys of Mediatonic is the title, and the cute little beans have taken over the PlayStation Network and they are unstoppable at the moment. Fall Guys has become the most downloaded game in the history of PS Plus.
The Mediatonic juggernaut has sold more than 7 million units on Steam and stats show total world domination of this game. It has taken the gaming world by storm in mere months.
The fun, playful, and goofy battle royale game was released a month go by UK based studio, Mediatonic, and has had a success that indie game developers can’t even imagine in their wildest dreams.
The sales skyrocketed and reached the top Steam charts on PC and what to say about PS; an unprecedented number of downloads where it is available for free.
Fall Guys was blasting the sales figures as soon as it was released. In only 24 hours it had a whopping 1.5 million players, the game’s launch was full of frenzy and the server started to crumble.
Twitch has also contributed to the massive popularity of Fall Guys, as star content creators like Shroud, TimTheTatMan, Lirik, and others have been enjoying and streaming this game.
This game has a diverse fan-base, there are hardcore gamers who will do whatever they can to get reach the victory stand, casual gamers and gamers having a laugh with their friends. The game has maintained a consistent figure of 100,000 players online at any given time since its launch.
Currently, the game is available on Steam for $19.99 and as for PlayStation, if you pay Sony’s annual subscription fee of $60 a year, it is absolutely free.
Pandemic stricken 2020 hasn’t been easy for many, but Fall Guys has proved to be a burst of sunshine in these cold and distressing times. So what are you waiting for, lets compete for the crowns shall we?
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