What is the most played video game

Charts: The best-selling games of 2020

Denise Bergert

The industry association Game has summarized the best-selling PC and video games in 2020 in the Top20 charts.

EnlargeThe most popular PC and video games of 2020.

This week, the association of the German games industry, game, published its top 20 list of the best-selling PC and video games of the past year. Due to the corona pandemic and the associated contact and exit restrictions, many users were drawn to consoles and PCs, which was also reflected in the sales figures for PC and video games.

Games with an online multiplayer mode were particularly popular. This can also be seen in the first place in the game charts "EA Sports Fifa 21". The runner-up "Animal Crossing: New Horizons" for Nintendo's Switch is also sociable. Here players can design their own island and then invite friends there. Third place is also a Nintendo Switch title, "Mario Kart 8 Deluxe", which is especially fun online with friends or in the living room at home. The almost eight-year-old "Grand Theft Auto V" also turned out to be a true long-running favorite - especially because of its online mode "GTA Online" in fourth place. The single and multiplayer shooter "Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War" also made it into the top five. The remaining places are shown in the following overview of the 20 best-selling games of the past year:

  1. EA Sports Fifa 21

  2. Animal Crossing: New Horizons

  3. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

  4. Grand Theft Auto V.

  5. Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War

  6. The Last of Us Part II

  7. Super Mario 3D All-Stars

  8. EA Sports Fifa 20

  9. Assassin's Creed Valhalla

  10. Red Dead Redemption

  11. Ring Fit Adventure

  12. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

  13. Super Mario Party

  14. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe

  15. Farming Simulator 19

  16. Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege

  17. Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition

  18. Cyberpunk 2077

  19. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

  20. Assassin's Creed Odyssey