The Last of Us PC

Even with its silly bugs and performance problems, The Last of Us: Part I has proven to be one of Sony's more popular PC ports. A peak of 36,496 players were all experiencing the Naughty Dog title at once on release day, and the game has consistently pulled in roughly 20,000 users in the evenings each day since. This makes it Sony's fourth most popular PC offering, and that's before the weekend hits. With a hotfix now in place, it's possible more players will jump into The Last of Us: Part I over the coming days and set an even better record.

The overwhelmingly negative word of mouth surrounding the title must surely have stopped many PC users from buying the game in the days since launch, so it's likely The Last of Us: Part I could have ranked higher in the following chart. As of 31st March 2023, Sony's PC ports have recorded the following highest concurrent number of players:

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  1. God of War — 73,529 (15 months ago)
  2. Marvel's Spider-Man Remastered — 66,436 (eight months ago)
  3. Horizon Zero Dawn — 56,557 (three years ago)
  4. The Last of Us: Part I — 36,496 (three days ago)
  5. Days Gone — 27,450 (two years ago)
  6. Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales — 13,539 (four months ago)
  7. Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection — 10,851 (five months ago)
  8. Returnal — 6,691 (one month ago)
  9. Sackboy: A Big Adventure — 610 (five months ago)

As for what's next from Sony on the PC front, we don't actually know. The company doesn't have any PC ports officially announced for the future right now, but more will be on their way. What do you hope Sony brings to PC next? Post your predictions in the comments below.

[source steamdb.info, via News: Returnal Is Sony's Second Most Unpopular PC Game at Launch]