Valve has revealed its Steam “Better of 2020” lists, highlighting the best-selling and most performed video games on the digital storefront this 12 months. Whereas Valve would not rank the video games, that means we do not know what the general finest promoting sport on Steam is, nor does it embrace knowledge like total income, it does give an in depth peak at what sort of video games trended all year long.
Unsurprisingly, Among Us and Fall Guys seem within the Platinum class of Steam’s finest sellers listing, as do aggressive video games resembling Dota 2, Rainbow Six Siege, Counter-Strike: International Offensive, and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. Rockstar Video games has two completely different titles topping Steam’s gross sales charts: Crimson Useless Redemption 2 and the seven-year-old Grand Theft Auto 5. The latest sport on Steam’s Platinum listing is Cyberpunk 2077, which was launched on December 10. Cyberpunk developer-publisher CD Projekt Crimson lately revealed that it had bought greater than 13 million copies. All in all, of the 12 Platinum promoting video games, solely three got here out this 12 months, whereas the opposite 9 had been launched in years previous. All the listing, 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.
By way of Steam’s Most Performed video games of the 12 months, 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 12 months.
One final little bit of Steam information: In line with Steam 250, which mixes knowledge from a sport’s total variety of votes and share of constructive votes to assign a rating, Hades was the best-reviewed sport on Steam in 2020. As of this writing, Hades presently has 98,546 person critiques on Steam, of which 98-percent are “overwhelmingly constructive.”