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Steam charts: several indie games debut in top 15, Elden Ring and Batman: Arkham Knights sales soar
While Helldivers 2 continues to dominate the Steam charts, several new indie games managed to break into the top 15 last week. Not to mention the impressive jumps in sales of some already successful older titles.
Nightingale and Balatro enter top 10 Steam releases of 2024 by peak CCU: digging into their launch numbers
Nightingale and Balatro are drastically different games released on the same day: one is a Victorian survival title and the other is a poker roguelike. But they both managed to attract tens of thousands of concurrent players at launch.
Deep Rock Galactic: Survivor peaks at over 56k concurrent players, surpassing original game to publisher’s surprise
Deep Rock Galactic: Survivor, an auto shooter based on the world of the original co-op FPS by Ghost Ship Games, has proven to be a surprise hit. And it looks like even the studio itself didn’t expect such a strong player interest.
Helldivers 2 becomes 24th most played game on Steam of all time, attracting nearly 410k concurrent users
It’s been almost two weeks since the launch of Helldivers 2, but player interest in the game is only growing. The co-op third-person shooter, developed by Arrowhead Game Studios and published by PlayStation, may soon enter the top 20 most played titles on Steam of all time.
Baldur’s Gate 3 enters top 25 most-reviewed games on Steam, ahead of titles like RDR2, Skyrim, and Valheim
Baldur’s Gate 3 has reached a new milestone, reaching over 500k user reviews on Steam. This makes it one of the most-reviewed games on the platform of all time, ahead of many other successful releases.
Batman: Arkham Knight sees impressive spike in player count on Steam, surpassing Suicide Squad in daily CCU
The number of active players in Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League has quickly dropped on Steam. It now has fewer concurrent users than Batman: Arkham Knight, Rocksteady’s previous game released nine years ago.
Suicide Squad barely made it into top 10 highest-grossing games on Steam, debuting much weaker than Persona 3 Reload
Palworld continues to dominate the Steam charts for the third week in a row. None of the new releases, including Perosna 3 Reload and Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League, managed to dethrone the hit survival game.
Persona 3 Reload becomes Atlus’ most successful launch on Steam, peaking at over 42k concurrent players
Persona 3 Reload has just been released globally to critical acclaim. We’ll have to wait before Sega shares the official sales figures, but the game’s performance on Steam already indicates a strong launch.
Granblue Fantasy: Relink peaks at nearly 74k concurrent players, marking another strong launch for Japanese devs
The beginning of 2024 turned out to be extremely successful for Japanese developers. Granblue Fantasy: Relink, a new RPG developed and published by Cygames, is now doing big numbers on Steam.
BG3 drops out of top 10 highest-grossing games on Steam for first time since July, Enshrouded debuts at #2
Steam’s latest weekly chart is full of interesting shifts and strong debuts. For example, Enshrouded became the 2nd highest-grossing game on the platform among both premium and free-to-play products, proving to be a massive success for Keen Games.
Soulash 2 dev Artur Smiarowski on successful Early Access launch: “EA releases have about half the visibility from Steam”
Polish indie developer Artur Smiarowski has shared results for its sandbox roguelike Soulash 2 one month after its Early Access launch. Here is how it performed compared to the first game, and why the EA model was chosen for the sequel.