The much-awaited Steam Deck portable gadget was just introduced, along with the top games on Steam for the month of June. The rankings, which are mostly based on users’ cumulative playtime, offer insightful data that businesses and game creators may use to guide their future development choices. Because Steam games can be played offline, it’s crucial to remember that these numbers might not be totally accurate.
It's July! Here are the top 20 games of the past month on Steam Deck, sorted by playtime.
— Steam Deck (@OnDeck) July 1, 2023
As seen by the popularity of games like “Street Fighter 6” and “Elden’s Ring,” the portable gaming community has demonstrated a strong preference for combat-focused games that offer a new sense of participation rather than necessitate precise targeting procedures. Due to a recent DLC update, “GTA 5” has seen a spike in monthly activity, which has helped to increase player attractiveness.
Across all platforms, the top game rankings for June are as follows:
- “Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CSGO)”
- “Dota 2”
- “Team Fortress 2”
- “Apex Heroes”
- “GTA 5”
- “Corrosion (Rust)”
- “Destiny 2”
- “BattleBit Remastered”
- “PUBG Mobile: Battle Royale”
In order to offer thorough analysis and support developers in making wise decisions, Steam conducts monthly polls of user data. The popularity and engagement of games are reflected in these rankings, however it is important to remember that playtime does not fully express a game’s quality or enjoyment.
The Steam rankings are a useful tool for both players and developers as the gaming industry develops, providing a window into the always shifting environment of gaming tastes and trends. The vast variety of games in the rankings, whether they are for handheld devices or more conventional gaming consoles, demonstrates the enormous variety of gaming options accessible on Steam.