Steam's Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Gets Off To A Very Fast Start

Bang bang Sigmar's silver hammer

Fatshark, the Swiss independent studio responsible for the Vermintide series based on the Warhammer universe has just announced that their latest production, Warhammer: Vermintide 2, is performing really well on the first days since its debut on PC. Warhammer: Vermintide 2 sold 500K units in nearly a week and the biggest villain for that is Steam. Set during the apocalyptic End Times of the Warhammer world - the game introduces the dark, bloody and twisted Chaos as an enemy faction. The company is also celebrating the game's streaming success, with more than 200 million minutes of gameplay watched on Twitch already.

Speaking in a press release, Fatshark CEO Martin Wahlund referred to the game's success as a milestone the team hadn't yet anticipated reaching, and expressed pride with regard to player's reactions to the title so far.

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 is now available on PC and will release on PS4 and Xbox One later this year, with console betas happening later this Spring.

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"We are proud and happy that gamers worldwide have taken Warhammer: Vermintide 2 to their hearts".

Developer Fatshark finally released its co-op action game Warhammer: Vermintide 2 on March 8 after several pre-release betas.

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