X4: Foundations : Popularity, reviews, price, and Steam data

X4: Foundations

X4: Foundations is a game released on Steam on 30 Nov, 2018. The developer of this game is Egosoft and the publisher is Egosoft. This article will analyze the number of players, playing time, comments, price and other data of this game on the Steam platform. Tip: The data in the article will be updated regularly. Most of the data we use for X4: Foundations comes from the Steam platform.

Game popularity

According to Steam data, the highest number of concurrent players in X4: Foundations yesterday (April 01, 2024) was 2,695, and the highest number of concurrent players in the past 30 days was 3,115. Historically, the game’s highest concurrent player count was 15,074, which occurred in December 2018. The number of concurrent players means the number of people playing the same game at the same time. If ranked based on the number of players, X4: Foundations is currently ranked #326 on the Steam platform. Most Popular Games Ranking – Steam Tools

Time range Maximum number of concurrent players
2024-04-01 2,695
Last 30 days 3,115
All Time Past 15,074

If you want to see the real-time player count of X4: Foundations on the Steam platform, you can find it at the top of the game's community homepage.

Check the current number of players (real-time): https://steamcommunity.com/app/392160

Game Time

According to Steamspy, the average game time for X4: Foundations is 14.9 hours, which includes data since the game's release. According to Gamalytic.com, the average game time for X4: Foundations is 85.2 hours. You can combine these two data sources to determine how long players spend playing games. Game time represents the time a player spends playing the game. Something to consider is that online multiplayer games typically have longer playtime than single-player games. You may spend more or less time playing X4: Foundations. Game & Player Time Ranking - Steam Tools

Time range Average play time (hours)
All Time Past 14.9 (Steamspy)
All Time Past 85.2 (Gamalytic)

Country distribution

Players of X4: Foundations mainly come from the following countries: United States (22.5%), Germany (15.4%), United Kingdom (10.5%), China (8.8%), Russia (6.9%), France (5.1%), Australia (2.7%), Canada (2.7%), Japan (1.7%), Spain (1.7%), Belgium (1.5%), Argentina (1.5%), Czechia (1.2%), Brazil (1.2%), Austria (1.2%), South Korea (1.2%), Netherlands (1.0%), Ukraine (1.0%), Finland (1.0%), Switzerland (1.0%). Due to possible missing data, this data may not list all countries. This is not an exact number, but it can be used as a reference.

Country Proportion of gamers
United States 22.5%
Germany 15.4%
United Kingdom 10.5%
China 8.8%
Russia 6.9%
France 5.1%
Australia 2.7%
Canada 2.7%
Japan 1.7%
Spain 1.7%
Belgium 1.5%
Argentina 1.5%
Czechia 1.2%
Brazil 1.2%
Austria 1.2%
South Korea 1.2%
Netherlands 1.0%
Ukraine 1.0%
Finland 1.0%
Switzerland 1.0%

User Reviews

X4: Foundations currently has a total of 19,064 user reviews on the Steam platform and a user rating of 77. If the user rating is greater than 70, we think most people like the game. Among all user reviews, 14,862 reviews are positive and 4,202 reviews are negative. You can judge whether X4: Foundations is a good game based on these user reviews.

Review Types Data Details
Total Reviews 19,064 (A)
Positive Reviews 14,862 (B)
Negative Reviews 4,202
User Ratings 77 (B/A)

Price Comparison

According to Steam's regional pricing, X4: Foundations may be priced differently in different countries. This game is not a free game. We will collect price data for this game in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, and Turkey. Due to missing data, the table below may not list all countries mentioned above. Judging from the data, X4: Foundations currently has the lowest price in Turkey, which is 57% cheaper than the highest price. The current data update time is April 01, 2024.

Country Price USD
United States $49.99 $49.99
United Kingdom £39.99 $50.54
Germany 49,99€ $53.96
France 49,99€ $53.96
Italy 49,99€ $53.96
Brazil R$ 134,99 $26.98
Turkey $22.99 USD $22.99
Argentina $22.99 USD $22.99
Mexico Mex$ 514.99 $31.12

Number of game owners

According to Gamalytic.com, the number of players who own X4: Foundations is approximately 619,232. According to Steamspy, the number of players who own X4: Foundations is somewhere between 1,000,000 and 2,000,000. You can combine data from these two sources to determine the total number of players for the game. It should be noted that this data is not an accurate value and may be significantly different from the real data. The game's developer or publisher may disclose X4: Foundations's real sales figures.

Game name Number of game owners (forecast data)
X4: Foundations 619,232 (Gamalytic)
X4: Foundations 1,000,000 - 2,000,000 (Steamspy)

Sales and Revenue

According to data from Gamalytic.com, it is estimated that the number of people who have purchased or downloaded X4: Foundations directly on the Steam platform is approximately 496,207. The game's total revenue is approximately $16,459,741 (USD). For premium games, this data includes base game sales. For free-to-play games, this data takes into account all revenue sources. Tip: The sales volume and revenue of this game are calculated based on data simulation, which may be different from the actual data.

Data type Data Details
Copies Sold 496,207
Total Revenue 16,459,741

Number of followers

X4: Foundations has 128,713 followers on the Steam platform. Usually the more followers a game has, the more popular it is. There is a certain degree of correlation between the number of followers of a game and the number of players of the game.

Game name Number of followers
X4: Foundations 128,713


The appid of X4: Foundations is 392160. The appid is a unique ID assigned to each game by the Steam platform. You can splice the appid into the URL, which can help you easily find the game on Steam. Example: https://store.steampowered.com/app/392160/

Game name APPID
X4: Foundations 392160

Supported languages

X4: Foundations supports 14 languages, including English. The list of supported languages for this game is: English*, German*, French*, Italian, Simplified Chinese, Portuguese - Brazil, Spanish - Spain, Traditional Chinese, Russian*, Korean, Japanese, Spanish - Latin America, Polish, Czech
*languages with full audio support

Language Availability
Simplified Chinese
Portuguese - Brazil
Spanish - Spain
Traditional Chinese
Spanish - Latin America

System Requirements

According to Steam data, X4: Foundations supports systems including Windows, Linux. This means you cannot play the game on Mac.

System Availability

Windows Minimum:

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 (64-bit) or higher
  • Processor: Intel i5-4590 3.3GHz or AMD equivalent
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 780/970 or AMD equivalent (Vulkan support required)
  • Storage: 15 GB available space