Steam has shuffled its top PC sales to respond to the Game Awards’ choice of Elden Ring over God of War Ragnarok for its Game of the year.
In 2022, the Game Awards presented its Game of the Year award to Elden RingFromSoftware’s latest venture in the Soulslike-genre, & this win seems to be having a ripple effect on Steam sales. Video games have had a good year with releases such this: Horizon Forbidden WestMany were unable to choose between two games in 2022, so the award was decided by a simple vote: God of War Ragnarok Or Elden Ring. These titles were all winners in several categories. The final prize went to Soulslike, an open-world title that took over the gaming world in February 2022.
FromSoftware’s direction with Elden Ring It was a risky venture as it attempted to combine an unconventional take on the open-world with a genre that was at its best as a Dungeon Crawler. Needless to mention, the results were spectacular. Elden Ring Six months after its launch, the game broke all-time sales records and became one of the most popular Japanese games on the international market. Although many would agree that God of War Ragnarok The Game Awards was an extraordinary experience all on its own, and enjoyed similar commercial success. Elden Ring The title that defined 2022.
In the days to follow, Elden Ring It climbed up the Steam sales charts once again, climbing up 29 spots to 14th spot on Steam’s current top sellers. Although the TikTok video by Ayo Az is somewhat cheeky, God of War Ragnarok It would seem, fans, that 2018 will be a great year. God of War The chart dropped 42 spots to reach 49th position. That is a significant change. God of War Ragnarok PlayStation Exclusive, but this comparison feels a little disingenuous at the first glance.
It is safe to assume so God of WarThe sequel to the bestselling novel in November saw a dramatic increase in sales. It can also be assumed that this was the reason for the huge rise in’s numbers. God of War: Ragnarok If it eventually releases on PC, you will see a similar boost. While Elden RingThe accolades can be credited for the current sales surge of copies Elden Ring Rightfully earned God of WarThe plummet in’s position at the top of the charts is likely due to players buying the game last Month and then moving on to other titles for December.
As Elden Ring While FromSoftware continues to be successful, it isn’t ready to leave The Lands Between. Elden RingDirector of the game wants to do more. Miyazaki confirmed that DLC was in the works. Elden RingOr if FromSoftware is contemplating the possibility of something unlikely Elden Ring The sequel is still to come, but there is a lot for IP fans.
Elden Ring It is now available for PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One (Xbox Series X), and Xbox One (Xbox One).
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