Facepunch has announced that Rust has sold over 12 million copies, 12,481,079 to be exact, across the PlayStation 4, PC and Xbox One. Facepunch has also confirmed that over 1.1 million DLC packs for the game have been sold to date. Rust has also been watched for over 300 million hours on Twitch and has surpassed 1.3 billion total views on the streaming platform. Facepunch has confirmed that they are working on new content for the game and that they will add several quality of life features in an upcoming update. Rust was released in February 2018 for PC and a console port was released in May 2021.