EA announced today that the Battlefield 1 beta drew more than 13 million players, making it the most successful beta in EA history.
Although it kicked off with a rocky start that included an apparent DDoS attack, it appears the Battlefield 1 beta was an overall success. In a blog post today, senior producer Aleks Grondal revealed that a staggering 13.2 million players participated in the beta for Battlefield 1, making it the most successful beta in EA history.
“Looking at the moments you’ve been sharing we cannot help but feel humbled by the dedication you’ve shown. You’ve helped make this the biggest beta in EA’s history – a huge feat,” Grondal wrote. “It impressed us so much that we decided to put together an infographic with some of the most interesting stats we discovered.”
According to the infographic, the beta saw 28.9 million melee kills, 23.8 million road kills, and 62.2 million kills by players who were on a horse. You can check out the full details below.
Battlefield 1 releases worldwide on October 21 on PC, PS4, and Xbox One.