A new milestone for Valve’s gaming service as the number of concurrent users on the platform peaks to over 8 million.
The new record for Steam was set on 29th June during the encore day of the Steam Summer Sale. A total of 8,020,813 we’re all using the service concurrently
This follows consistent growth for Steam peak usership after breaking 6 million in November 2012, 7 million in early December and 7.5 million during the Christmas period.
The Steam Summer Sale which ended on July 30th offered over 100 deep-disounted games titles in a number of 24 hour flash sales and the chance to win free games.