Valve has revealed its Steam “Better of 2020” lists, highlighting the best-selling and most performed video games on the digital storefront this yr. Whereas Valve does not rank the video games, that means we do not know what the general greatest promoting sport on Steam is, nor does it embody knowledge like total income, it does give an in depth peak at what sort of video games trended all year long.
Unsurprisingly, Amongst Us and Fall Guys seem within the Platinum class of Steam’s greatest sellers record, as do aggressive video games equivalent to Dota 2, Rainbow Six Siege, Counter-Strike: International Offensive, and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. Rockstar Video games has two totally different titles topping Steam’s gross sales charts: Crimson Useless Redemption 2 and the seven-year-old Grand Theft Auto 5. The newest sport on Steam’s Platinum record is Cyberpunk 2077, which was launched on December 10. Cyberpunk developer-publisher CD Projekt Crimson not too long ago revealed that it had offered greater than 13 million copies. All in all, of the 12 Platinum promoting video games, solely three got here out this yr, whereas the opposite 9 had been launched in years previous. The complete record, sorted alphabetically, is as follows:
- Amongst Us
- Counter-Strike: International Offensive
- Cyberpunk 2077
- Future 2
- Doom Everlasting
- Dota 2
- Fall Guys
- Grand Theft Auto 5
- Monster Hunter World
- PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
- Rainbow Six Siege
- Crimson Useless Redemption 2
Within the Gold class, Phasmophobia, Borderlands 3, Sea of Thieves, and The Elder Scrolls On-line are all current. Hades, Eurotruck Simulator, Microsoft Flight Simulator, and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt spotlight the silver class. And lastly, Loss of life Stranding, which got here to PC in 2020, Darkish Souls 3, Ori and the Will of the Wisps, and Skyrim are among the many video games that make up Steam’s Bronze class.
When it comes to Steam’s Most Performed video games of the yr, once more, the classes are damaged down by Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze. Platinum, that means a sport had over 200,000 concurrent gamers, has some crossover with the Platinum gross sales class, that includes Grand Theft Auto 5, Cyberpunk 2077, Amongst Us, and Dota 2, amongst others. Terraria, Life is Unusual 2, and Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord are additionally amongst Steam’s most-played video games of the yr.
One final little bit of Steam information: In accordance with Steam 250, which mixes knowledge from a sport’s total variety of votes and proportion of optimistic votes to assign a rating, Hades was the best-reviewed sport on Steam in 2020. As of this writing, Hades presently has 98,546 consumer evaluations on Steam, of which 98-percent are “overwhelmingly optimistic.”
To see Steam’s complete Better of 2020 lists, click on right here on the hyperlink. To take a look at the whole thing of Steam 250’s record, click on right here.