On Xbox Wire, Head of Microsoft Flight Simulator, Jorg Neumann announced positive momentum for Microsoft Flight Simulator as it has crossed the 10 million player mark across Xbox Series X|S, Windows 10/11 PC, xCloud, and Steam. This comes 27 months after the initial release of Microsoft Flight Simulator, complete with 27 additional robust updates that improve graphics and gameplay and comes with new features and content.
Along with the player count, Microsoft Flight Simulator is also sharing that there have been over 500 million flights taken in the simulator for a total of 40 billion miles flown. That’s the equivalent of 10 million trips around the earth or 200 round trips from the Earth to the Sun!
The team would not have reached any of these milestones without the continued support of the amazing community and their ongoing engagement and contributions. Because it’s a day for celebrating numbers, they want to share a few more impressive accomplishments of the community:
- 500 million flights
- 40 billion miles flown
- Equivalent of 10 million trips around the Earth
- Equivalent of 200 round trips from the Earth to the Sun
And they’re just getting started! With exciting plans for 2023 and beyond. Join the 10 million pilots in Microsoft Flight Simulator now! The sky is calling!
Microsoft Flight Simulator is available for Xbox Series X|S and PC with Xbox Game Pass, PC Game Pass, Windows, and Steam, and on Xbox One and supported mobile phones, tablets, and lower-spec PCs via Xbox Cloud Gaming.