We recently had the opportunity to visit Rare’s offices to test the news of the anniversary update for Sea of Thieves, including Tall Tales and the Arena. During this visit, we did not miss the opportunity to interview some of the studio developers.
Speaking of the user base of the game, the statements of Joe Neate, Executive Producer of Sea of Thieves, were not very different from those of last February. It was stated that the Rare sandbox has a good user base, although without offering exact figures.
“We have a very, very healthy user base, in terms of numbers, we have not revealed anything specific, with Shrouded Spoils active monthly users almost doubled during December and we saw continued growth in January and February. 3 or 4 peaks of growth “, commented Neate.
It was also commented that the first months of the game were crazy, but currently, active users meet the expectations of the study. “It is expected that with the launch of the anniversary update there will be another peak,” said the executive producer.
Joe Neate also commented that the upcoming launch of the Tall Tales trailer will cause many users to want to enjoy Sea of Thieves, the studio also trusts that once the Arena is launched and the streams begin, many players will return to the game attracted by the fun. of your proposal.
The anniversary update for Sea of Thieves will be released for free on April 30, remember that it was recently said that much of the user base of the game comes from the Xbox Game Pass.
Here some statistics of the year 1 of the game: