Steam Tops 9 Million Concurrent Users - NewsWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 16 March 2015 / 2,390 Views
Valve's Steam service has hit a new milestone over the weekend. The Steam & Game Stats page shows that on Sunday the service topped nine million concurrent users, with 9,068,104 people online at the same time.
The top played games were dominated by Dota 2 and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive as they had 868,702 players and 596,019 players online, respectively. Team Fortress 2 had 83,363 players online, PayDay 2 had 81,224 players and Football Manager had 66,720 players.
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