Today a blog post was published on the Steam blog, in which 2018 and the best-selling games of the year were presented in detail
Categories include titles that achieve a specific goal, such as:
- The best sellers
- The best new releases
- The most popular VR titles
- The best degrees of early access
- The most popular games
Valve does not disclose the exact income for each title, but places the games in categories based on their performance:
- Platinum: 1st – 12. Top Seller
- Gold: 13. – 24. Top Seller
- Silver: 25. – 40. Top Seller
- Bronze: 41. – 100. Top Seller
Interestingly, the number one on the list of the best sellers is Warframefree game with Dota 2 he is coming on the second. According to the position, the list includes games that "achieved the most revenue in 2018. This includes all types of Steam incomes, game sales, game transactions and DLC. The resulting list includes a mix of free and premium games." This is great news for Digital Extremes who have been working on Warframe since 2013 Rocket League. Rainbow Six: Siege. Assassin & # 39; s Creed Odyssey. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and The Kingdom comes: Liberation.
The list of the best new releases divides the titles into the month of release, and also affects the revenue of the first week and general profits from the whole year. There are a lot of variations here, and April has only five titles, and February has twenty-two. The entire list consists of 150 games.
The best-selling VR titles can be expected in games such as SUPERHOT VR. Fallout 4 VR. Skyrim VR, and Defeat Saber creating the first list. Some titles, such as RAW DATA and Arizona Sunshinehas been at the highest level for three years.
Grady's early access consists of popular games such as Dead cells. Conan Exiles. Subnautica, and Rust. This category applies to titles that have been previously shared for any period, but this year they came to the full version.
Finally, we have a list of the most-played. These titles have at least 15,000 simultaneous players this year, but exclude games that have only jumped engagement due to gifts or events. In games in which over 100,000 players take part simultaneously Monster Hunter: World. Dota 2. Rainbow Six: Siege. Team Fortress 2. PUBG, and Grand Theft Auto V. It is particularly interesting to watch mainly single-player games for over 50,000 layers. Titles such as Assassin & # 39; s Creed: Odyssey. The Kingdom comes: Liberation, and FarCry 5 Hit him here.