Which games were the most popular on Steam 2021?

Steam has now released a list showing which games we played the most on Steam and some titles are surprising even though the game was recently released.

When the year is coming to an end, it is always interesting to get lists of things that are close to us and if you play on PC, you are guaranteed to play something on Steam.

Now Valve himself threw together a list on the most played games in 2021 on Steam of course. We recognize many titles on the list and are older titles that may not surprise, but there are also new ones such as Battlefield 2042 which, although all the criticism finds its way to the top list on Steam.

We also find Swedish-developed Valheim which had an extremely good start this spring.

Most Played: (over 200,000 players simultaneously)

  1. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  2. New World
  3. Valheim
  4. Grand Theft Auto 5
  5. Cyberpunk 2077
  6. Halo Infinite (Multiplayer)
  7. PUBG: Battlegrounds
  8. Rust
  9. DOTA 2
  10. Apex Legends

Best Selling:

  1. Apex Legends
  2. PUBG: Battlegrounds
  3. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  4. Battlefield 2042
  5. Naraka: Bladepoint
  6. Dead by Daylight
  7. Destiny 2
  8. New World
  9. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege
  10. Valheim
  11. Dota 2
  12. Grand Theft Auto 5