The simultaneous player record was broken again with 29,198,370 players on Steam at the same time. The record, which was broken twice in a row in January, was broken for the third time in the same month! However, SteamDB also announced the best-selling games and the most popular games last week.

The Most Popular Games Based on Number of Players

  1. CS:GO
  2. Dota 2
  3. PUBG
  4. Yu-Gi-Oh!
  5. Apex Legends
  6. Rust
  7. Gta V
  8. New World
  9. FM 2022
  10. Team Fortress 2

God of War became the best seller game on Steam for the past week.

The Best Seller Games on Steam for Last Week

The Week of 25 January 2022

  1. God of War
  2. Monster Hunter Rise
  3. Ready or Not
  4. Dying Light 2
  5. Elden Ring
  6. Total War: Warhammer İİİ
  7. Project Zomboid
  8. Valve Index
  9. Warm Snow
  10. Red Dead Redemption 2


The statistics which we can reach on the most popular game platform Steam show us the games whose release date is older protect their places on the lists and at the same time, newly released games take their places on the lists. Generally, the rooted games take part in the list of The Most Popular Games Based on Number of Players. However, the newly released games mostly take part in the list of The Best Seller Games on Steam.

The breaking of simultaneous player records gives us information and clues about the game sector. The game sector continues to grow nonstop, we can see from these statistics that apart from physical growth, it has grown financially as well.

On the one hand, we can predict the importance and growth potential of in-game advertising with this increase in the number of gamers. The number of target audiences that advertisers using in-game advertising can reach is constantly increasing, and the target audience is becoming more and more specific (age, gender, etc.).

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