A Realm Reborn relaunched in August after Square Enix addressed a mountain of issues plaguing the title since its 2010 release. According to Siliconera, it's unclear how many of those 1.5 million users are actively playing the game, as opposed to those who registered in its previous life.
Following its re-release, A Realm Reborn faced a rocky start due to clogged servers. Speaking with Polygon during PAX Prime 2013, director Naoki Yoshida said regaining player trust was the team's greatest challenge. For more on the game, check out our review.