Slime Rancher 2 Sells 300K Copies

300,000 players line up to catch their favorite slimes

Games can often be a great way to escape reality and have fun in another world. Slime Rancher managed to do just that to great success in 2017, selling over 5 million copies since then. There’s something to be said about a game series that allows players to farm cute slimes and travel to another world. 

The feeling that Slime Rancher instilled in players allowed for not only Slime Rancher to be successful but also paved the way for Slime Rancher 2 to become a massive hit immediately following the release, selling a staggering 300k copies within 4 days.

What is Slime Rancher 2?

Slime Rancher 2 is the sequel to the beloved Slime Rancher, which was released in 2017. Players take control of Beatrix LeBeau in an open-world sandbox-style game as they work to create a conservatory of different slimes. 

Slime Rancher 2 Sells 300K Copies
Image via Monomi Park

Players will be able to wrangle many different slimes from all across the world as they make their way through this cute game and explore the strange and exciting mysteries of the world it showcases.

Slime Rancher 2 is a Top-Selling Game on Steam

Shortly after the release of Slime Rancher 2, it reached the coveted spot as the top-selling game, sitting at the number 1 spot, much to the delight of the game’s development team. 

While Slime Rancher 2 is no longer in possession of the number 1 rank on Steam’s Top 100 Best Sellers, it still sits in the top 10, sitting at number 7 on the list currently. The game’s director, Nick Popovich, was blown away at the support the game was shown and Tweeted a message of appreciation for fans of the series.

The Reviews for Slime Rancher 2 Are All Very Positive

On top of being one of the best-selling games to be released on Steam, the reviews for Slime Rancher 2 are all almost overwhelmingly positive. With over 6,600 reviews currently and steadily growing, players can rest assured knowing they are getting a quality game. Fans of the series can pick it up in the Steam Marketplace for $29.99.

To stay up-to-date with the latest breaking news, see our News Section.