|Initial release||April 13, 2013
|Platform||Minecraft: Java Edition|
|Bachelor in||20 languages[two]|
List of languages
English, Pirate English, German, French, Dutch, Castilian, Italian, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Korean, Shine, Japanese, Turkish, Czech, Finnish, Greek, Ukrainian, Norwegian
Hypixel, officially the
Hypixel Network, is a
minigame server released on Apr xiii, 2013, by Simon “Hypixel” Collins-Laflamme and Philippe Touchette, and is managed and run by Hypixel Inc.
Hypixel is only available on the Java Edition of
just was formerly available on the
of the game every bit well. Hypixel has held four Guinness Globe Records
and is widely considered to be the largest currently active
server, with over 100,000 unique players concurrently online during peak hours.
The Hypixel server was released in beta on April 13, 2013, past Simon Collins-Laflamme, and Philippe Touchette. The server is managed and run by Hypixel inc.[three]
The ii originally created
run a risk maps together[four]
and uploaded trailers to their YouTube aqueduct. The Hypixel server was created to play and further showcase these maps. Minigames were originally created for users to play on while waiting for other players,
but the minigames themselves gained popularity on their own and became the server’south main identity, and efforts from Hypixel were put towards new server content instead of the making of other
maps and games.
Hypixel inc., Hypixel’southward maintainer,
was registered every bit a Canadian corporation under the name “8414483 Canada Inc” on January 23, 2013. Its proper noun was and then modified to “Hypixel inc.” on February 2, 2015.
In 2015, it was revealed that the server price effectually $100,000 a calendar month to maintain.
Every bit of April 2021, the server regularly reaches over 150,000 concurrent players, peaking at over 216,000 on Apr sixteen.
On December 21, 2016, Hypixel reached 10 million unique players in full,
and had reached fourteen.1 million unique players by the fourth dimension
was announced on Dec 13, 2018.[xiii]
The server reached 18 one thousand thousand unique players in April 2020, according to a tweet by the server possessor.
As of September 2015[update], Hypixel attracts ane.nine million players every month.
Hypixel Communist china
In May 2017, Hypixel partnered with NetEase, the publisher of
Minecraft Cathay, to release a version of Hypixel in China, sometimes known as “Chypixel”.[fifteen]
This separate version of Minecraft and the Hypixel Minecraft server would be operated and translated by NetEase, equally role of their partnership.
On April 13, 2020, due to the expiration of their agreement, NetEase announced that the Chinese version of the server would exist shutting down on June 30, 2020.
Around April 2018, Hypixel began to use Cloudflare Spectrum as a DDoS protection later on existence the victim of multiple attacks hosted by Mirai, a malware, confronting the server.
On 18 June 2021, Hypixel close down for emergency maintenance, stating their host was under “large-scale DDoS attacks”. Connection problems were reported by players before the server was close down, and the Hypixel team had claimed to accept “identified the outcome with an upstream provider”. The server later remained airtight for four days before fully reopening. In its statement, the Hypixel team re-iterated that they had “dealt with DDoS attacks for well over viii years”, and that “recent changes at [their] host caused a flaw in [their] setup”.
Hypixel has various multiplayer minigames created by modifying and repurposing the game mechanics of
Its players tin purchase cosmetics and ranks that permit for certain in-game abilities.
Guinness Earth Records
On October twenty, 2017, Hypixel announced that they held 4
Guinness Globe Records.
Guinness Earth Records
|About Popular Independent Server For a Video Game||64,533 concurrent players||July 7, 2017||Won||
|Nigh Pop Minecraft Server Network|||
|Most Games on a Minecraft Server[b]||43 games||August 11, 2017|
|Most Unique Players Logged Into a Minecraft Server||11,982,298 players||August 24, 2017||[thirteen]|
Based on historical data,
as opposed to a
tape attempt event.
considers a game as a “alive game, which Minecraft players could log in and play” and the count “excludes different modes for the same game and games that have been removed”.
A full list is not provided.
See as well
- Hytale, an upcoming video game by Hypixel Studios
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Guinness Globe Records
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Audio clarification for Hypixel