City of Heroes turned eight over the weekend, and developers Paragon celebrated by releasing a host of interesting stats. The game, which was released on 28th April 2004, received a popularity boost when it became free-to-play.
Here's the best of the bunch:
-Over 43 million characters created
-Over 500,000 accounts have reached max level (50)
-Almost 300,000 Super Groups created
-12 trillion Influence held by Scrappers alone
-Over 15,000 costume pieces, which can be used to create over 10 Trecedillion (10^42) costumes in the game today
-Almost 4,000 powers in the game today
-Over 3 million individual Super Packs cards redeemed since this February
How times flies, eh?