Valve has revealed a list of the highest-grossing Steam games of 2022. Elden Ring, Dying Light 2, and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II were among the leaders by revenue this year, while Raft and Vampire Survivors were one of the most succesful titles released ouf of Early Access.

Top 2022 Steam games by gross revenue

Elden Ring

Note: Valve doesn’t disclose how much money each game made this year, instead dividing them into four categories (Platinum, Gold, Silver, Bronze) based on their gross revenue from January 1 through December 18. All titles are randomly sorted on the list. 

Highest-grossing games of 2022

  • Elden Ring
  • CS:GO
  • Dying Light 2 Stay Human
  • Destiny 2
  • Lost Ark
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II
  • Naraka: Bladepoint
  • Monster Hunter Rise
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel
  • PUBG Battlegrounds
  • Apex Legends
  • Dota 2

Dying Light 2

Highest-grossing new releases of 2022*

*based on these games’ revenue in the first two weeks after launch

  • Monster Hunter Rise
  • FIFA 23
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II
  • Dying Light 2 Stay Human
  • V Rising
  • Total War: Warhammer III
  • LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga
  • Warhammer 40,000: Darktide
  • Elden Ring
  • Stray
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel
  • Lost Ark


Top games released out of Early Access in 2022*

*based on their gross revenue throughout 2022, including Early Access and post-launch earnings

  • PowerWash Simulator
  • World War 3
  • Raft
  • Vampire Survivors
  • Dread Hunger
  • Teardown
  • Foxhole
  • Rogue Legacy 2
  • Temtem
  • Police Simulator: Patrol Officers
  • Grounded
  • Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord

More categories, including top VR games and most played Steam Deck titles, can be found in the full list. In 2021, Steam’s top sellers included Valheim, New World, Battlefield 2042, and others.

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