Ubisoft is celebrating record numbers for its beta for Tom Clancy's The Division, boasting 6.4 million players taking part. The development team called that number "the biggest beta ever for a new game brand on current generation platforms." The game is due for retail release on March 8.
"On average, players spent around 5 hours as an activated sleeper agent journeying through The Division's open world," said the developers.
"The Dark Zone proved to be particularly popular, with players spending around 2-hours in the PVP zone, with almost 50 per cent of agents turning Rogue in the process. Fun fact: over 63 309 800 contaminated items were successfully extracted out of the Dark Zone."
The game was first announced in 2013 and faced delays to its development process.