As part of the show, Joe announced that the game has now had 8.4 million unique players.
He also mentioned that over 2 million unique players have played the game in the time since the Anniversary Update.
Here is a summary of all the announced player milestones:
- 1 million players was reached in 48 hours
- 2 million players was reached in 1 week
- 4 million players was announced in June 2018
- 5 million players was announced in July 2018
- 8.4 million players was reached in June 2019
While Sea of Thieves still feels like it has a fairly niche community, it’s very encouraging to see the player base continuing to solidify over time.
- Ships of Fortune
- Get the Mutinous Fist ship set
- Sea of Thieves 2nd Anniversary
- Ori and the Will of the Wisps ship set
- Hunter's Haul - Fishing Event
- Chain-shot is coming to Sea of Thieves
- How many people are really playing Sea of Thieves?
- Yes, you can finally change your Pirate in Sea of Thieves!
- Release Notes: 2.0.10
- Dev Update (video)