Factorio : Popularity, reviews, price, and Steam data


Factorio is a game released on Steam on 14 Aug, 2020. The developer of this game is Wube Software LTD. and the publisher is Wube Software LTD.. 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 Factorio comes from the Steam platform.

Game popularity

According to Steam data, the highest number of concurrent players in Factorio yesterday (April 01, 2024) was 18,278, and the highest number of concurrent players in the past 30 days was 20,572. Historically, the game’s highest concurrent player count was 34,640, which occurred in August 2020. 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, Factorio is currently ranked #83 on the Steam platform. Statistically, it is a very popular game. Most Popular Games Ranking – Steam Tools

Time range Maximum number of concurrent players
2024-04-01 18,278
Last 30 days 20,572
All Time Past 34,640

If you want to see the real-time player count of Factorio 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/427520

Game Time

According to Steamspy, the average game time for Factorio is 87.8 hours, which includes data since the game's release. According to Gamalytic.com, the average game time for Factorio is 139.8 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 Factorio. Game & Player Time Ranking - Steam Tools

Time range Average play time (hours)
All Time Past 87.8 (Steamspy)
All Time Past 139.8 (Gamalytic)

Country distribution

Players of Factorio mainly come from the following countries: United States (27.6%), Germany (8.7%), China (7.0%), United Kingdom (6.1%), Russia (5.8%), Canada (4.8%), Australia (3.8%), France (2.9%), Netherlands (2.6%), Poland (2.3%), Japan (1.8%), Brazil (1.8%), Sweden (1.4%), Ukraine (1.4%), Finland (1.3%), South Korea (1.3%), Czechia (1.1%), Denmark (1.1%), Norway (1.1%), Austria (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 27.6%
Germany 8.7%
China 7.0%
United Kingdom 6.1%
Russia 5.8%
Canada 4.8%
Australia 3.8%
France 2.9%
Netherlands 2.6%
Poland 2.3%
Japan 1.8%
Brazil 1.8%
Sweden 1.4%
Ukraine 1.4%
Finland 1.3%
South Korea 1.3%
Czechia 1.1%
Denmark 1.1%
Norway 1.1%
Austria 1.0%

User Reviews

Factorio currently has a total of 181,748 user reviews on the Steam platform and a user rating of 96. If the user rating is greater than 70, we think most people like the game. Among all user reviews, 175,685 reviews are positive and 6,063 reviews are negative. The game currently has a score of 90 on metacritic.com. You can judge whether Factorio is a good game based on these user reviews.

Review Types Data Details
Total Reviews 181,748 (A)
Positive Reviews 175,685 (B)
Negative Reviews 6,063
User Ratings 96 (B/A)
Metacritic score 90

Price Comparison

According to Steam's regional pricing, Factorio 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, Factorio currently has the lowest price in Turkey, which is 55% cheaper than the highest price. The current data update time is April 01, 2024.

Country Price USD
United States $35.00 $35
United Kingdom £30.00 $37.91
Germany 32,--€ $34.54
France 32,--€ $34.54
Italy 32,--€ $34.54
Brazil R$ 101,99 $20.38
Turkey $17.00 USD $17
Argentina $17.00 USD $17
Mexico Mex$ 400.00 $24.17

Number of game owners

According to Gamalytic.com, the number of players who own Factorio is approximately 4,852,002. According to Steamspy, the number of players who own Factorio is somewhere between 5,000,000 and 10,000,000. 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 Factorio's real sales figures.

Game name Number of game owners (forecast data)
Factorio 4,852,002 (Gamalytic)
Factorio 5,000,000 - 10,000,000 (Steamspy)

Sales and Revenue

According to data from Gamalytic.com, it is estimated that the number of people who have purchased or downloaded Factorio directly on the Steam platform is approximately 3,985,367. The game's total revenue is approximately $106,682,552 (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 3,985,367
Total Revenue 106,682,552

Number of followers

Factorio has 364,712 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
Factorio 364,712


The appid of Factorio is 427520. 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/427520/

Game name APPID
Factorio 427520

Supported languages

Factorio supports 30 languages, including English. The list of supported languages for this game is: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish - Spain, Hungarian, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese - Portugal, Portuguese - Brazil, Romanian, Finnish, Swedish, Czech, Russian, Ukrainian, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Turkish, Greek, Spanish - Latin America, Thai, Vietnamese, Belarusian, Catalan, Kazakh, Georgian

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

System Requirements

According to Steam data, Factorio supports systems including Windows, Mac, Linux.

System Availability

Windows Minimum:

  • OS *: Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista (64 Bit)
  • Processor: Dual core 3Ghz+
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: DirectX 10.1 capable GPU with 512 MB VRAM - GeForce GTX 260, Radeon HD 4850 or Intel HD Graphics 5500
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 3 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: Normal sprite resolution, Low quality compression, 1080p resolution

Mac Minimum:

  • OS: macOS Catalina, Mojave, High Sierra, Sierra, OSX El Capitan, Yosemite
  • Processor: Dual core 3Ghz+
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 2012 Mac
  • Storage: 3 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: Normal sprite resolution, Low quality compression, 1080p resolution