Apex Legends all new player count on May 4, hit a new high record for the new season.
Within a few days after Season 9 launch, Steam's current base peaked at 289,177 players. Steam is the only platform to have API. The documentation of the game allows its developers to gather data from Steam and present it on their charts or website. With these kinds of statistics it helps games prepare for servers and bugs it might come along with; API is only available on steam and not Xbox or PlayStation.
Apex Legends All New Player Count on Steam for Season 9
Apex Legend servers went down due to technical difficulties, on Season 9 launch day, "Sincerely think they would've hit 400k without server issues, but it is what it is." Twitter user @tim comments.
With the servers fixed and ready to go soon after, the game manages to pull back its current players on Steam to enjoy the new season.
As of today, Apex Legend servers have a current player number at 274,019 and 315,561 peak. These game statistics can be viewed on Steam's website.
Apex Legends player base is growing each season and will need to adjust its servers accordingly. With cross-platform enabled, it adds more fun with lobbies being filled up to instantly jump in a game.
Apex Legends Season 9 is out now, for more information check out their website.