Going “free-to-play” is where all the hotness is at these days. DC Universe Online followed this path recently and some stats have been revealed regarding how the game has fared since this change.
Check after the break to see some stats on the game. The most interesting is that since the game has become free, it’s seen a 700% increase in daily revenue. You make MORE MONEY, by being FREE. Imagine that… Since going free-to-play DC Universe Online and Sony Online Entertainment have seen:
- DCUO‘s player base grow by 6% a day
- 700% increase in daily revenue (47% PC / 53% PS3)
- Percentage of European players has grown from 20% to 50% of daily log-ins
- More than 85% of daily log-ins are returning players
- Most popular marketplace items are: Vanguard of the Heavens character skin & Additional Character Slots